Queensland News

Wed 20 Jun 2018

Senator’s call to arms in maiden speech

premium_icon Senator’s call to arms in maiden speech

A QUEENSLAND senator, dubbed future ministerial material by some of her colleagues, has used her maiden speech in Parliament to address unfair dismissal laws.

Fair Trading addresses car hire scam claims

premium_icon Fair Trading addresses car hire scam claims

QUEENSLAND’S Office of Fair Trading has commented on rip-off allegations about a car hire business linked to a Russian businessman based on the Gold Coast.

Ride operator ‘told not to speak to police’

premium_icon Ride operator ‘told not to speak to police’

A HIGH-LEVEL Dreamworld staffer told a junior ride operator not to speak to police after the fatal tragedy at the Gold Coast theme park in October 2016.

'Gravely concerned' minister gives councillors nine days

'Gravely concerned' minister gives councillors nine days

The Local Government Minister, has requested the council respond “to further matters in my consideration of whether they should not be dismissed or suspended”.

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