Eco Expo returns to promote sustainable living

Plastic Free Boy at Eco Expo

JESSICA MCLAUGHLIN Environmentalists around Brisbane are getting ready to flock to this year's Eco Expo for a weekend of sustainable fun. The event, which takes place at the Brisbane Showgrounds from Friday 14 September to Sunday 16 September, … [Read more...]

Government plan for low-income families on Gold Coast

BILLIE-ANNA MAHER The Palaszczuk Government has released a $1.8 billion Housing Strategy  to generate new jobs, affordable housing and protect low-income families. The strategy, released at the begining of August,  will see 392 social housing … [Read more...]

Brisbane housing sector ready for the future

TOM O'BRIEN Brisbane's housing sector is ready to meet the challenges of an increase in the city's population over the next decade. Demographer, Bernard Salt published a report last week forecasting a growth in population of around 660,000 … [Read more...]

Councillor questions accuracy of BCC homelessness statistics

TAYLOR TOOVEY The Brisbane City Council (BCC) 'Housing and homelessness' page of their website has been a source of speculation over whether the statistics accurately portray the number of homeless and insecurely housed in central Brisbane. The … [Read more...]