May 2016

Published a story 31st May 2016 1:35 PM

SHADOW attorney-general Ian Walker has called on the Palaszczuk Government to release details of the police investigation into Labor MP Rick Williams.

Make police investigation into Labor MP public: Opposition

SHADOW attorney-general Ian Walker has called on the Palaszczuk Government to release details of the police investigation into Labor MP Rick Williams.

Published a story 30th May 2016 7:21 PM

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull expects voters to return to the polls later this year to vote on marriage equality if the Coalition is elected.

Turnbull ‘expects’ marriage equality vote this year

PRIME Minister Malcolm Turnbull expects voters to return to the polls later this year to vote on marriage equality if the Coalition is elected.

Published a story 30th May 2016 12:41 PM

PEOPLE are dying on Bundaberg roads at more than three times the rate on roads in Brisbane.

Three times the people dying on Bundy's roads

PEOPLE are dying on Bundaberg roads at more than three times the rate on roads in Brisbane.

Published a story 29th May 2016 12:13 PM

CENTRAL and North Burnett residents are less likely to have studied since they finished school than their counterparts in Brisbane.

Fair Go: North Burnett students have less opportunities

CENTRAL and North Burnett residents are less likely to have studied since they finished school than their counterparts in Brisbane.

Published a story 24th May 2016 10:25 AM

The long awaited upgrade of the Ipswich Motorway from Darra to Rocklea is set to begin in full next year - but early works will start from June.

Ipswich Motorway upgrade: 470 jobs up for grabs

The long awaited upgrade of the Ipswich Motorway from Darra to Rocklea is set to begin in full next year - but early works will start from June.

Published a story 23rd May 2016 3:07 PM

In a Wolf Creek type attack Peter John Van de Wetering drugged and raped a German backpacker in an abandoned shaering shed near Stanthorpe.

Man drugs and rapes German backpacker: court

In a Wolf Creek type attack Peter John Van de Wetering drugged and raped a German backpacker in an abandoned shaering shed near Stanthorpe.

Published a story 22nd May 2016 6:06 PM

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates and more distressed residents than Brisbane

Mental health services in region in dire straits

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates and more distressed residents than Brisbane

Published a story 21st May 2016 10:36 AM

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates and more distressed residents than Brisbane.

Big mental health gap between city and country

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates and more distressed residents than Brisbane.

Published a story 21st May 2016 9:30 AM

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted-injury rates than Brisbane.

FAIR GO: Tough battle to access mental health services

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted-injury rates than Brisbane.

Published a story 20th May 2016 12:18 PM

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates than Brisbane.

Our mental health services suffering

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates than Brisbane.

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Geoff has been working for the QT since August 2011 covering Ipswich’s rural areas. He started working for APN in January 2010 with the Chinchilla News in western Queensland after growing up on a grain farm. Geoff spends his time out of work watching far too much sport following the Reds, the Broncos and various American teams.