Protestors Rally for Reinstatement of Restricted Land Clearing Act

REBECCA BATS Protestors rallied outside Brisbane Parliament House today, calling on the Liberal government to reinstate Labor’s restricted land clearing for farming act. Queensland Conservation Council coordinator Dr Tim Seelig says that tree … [Read more...]

WorkCover amendment rushed through state parliament

JONATHAN NOONE A bill to amend the WorkCover legislation is expected to be passed through State Parliament today in the shadow of the State Government’s controversial ‘anti-bikie’ legislation. According to Queensland Council for Civil Liberties … [Read more...]

Government extends education trial for Indigenous Australians

SARAH ROHWEDER The Queensland Government has granted a 12-month extension for the Cape York Australian Aboriginal Academy (CYAAA) education trial. Minister for Education John-Paul Langbroek announced the extension in State Parliament earlier … [Read more...]