Council to Decide on Commercial Beaches

MICHAELA PETROFES A proposal for Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast beaches have vendors service beaches has been submitted to the Gold Coast City Council. Allowing Australian beaches to be commercial will mean the beach goers can order and … [Read more...]

New Laws Could See Smoke Ban Expand Across Queensland

MICHAELA PETROFES   New laws in Queensland could see areas where smoking is banned expanded to include more public areas. The new laws could see penalties imposed for people smoking in bus shelters and around childcare centres. A … [Read more...]

Maleny Highschool looks at removing Vocational Education Training

MICHAELA PETROFES Students in years 11 and 12 attending Maleny State High School can expect some major changes with the school ruling to scrap their Vocational Education Training (VET) as of 2016. Students and parents within the Maleny … [Read more...]

Cyclists at risk on QLD roads

MICHAELA PETROFES A recent RACQ survey has revealed a concerning number of drivers are unaware of a cyclist's rights on Queensland roads. The survey of 1,000 drivers showed less than half of respondents knew cyclists had the right to ride … [Read more...]

Ipswich City Council Outfoxed

MICHAELA PETROFES Ipswich residents are calling on their local council to take further action to address an influx of European foxes in the area. The Council has already set up traps that capture two of these pests every week. But residents … [Read more...]