Queensland Election 2020



VMR and Coastguard to amalgamate under $35m plan

Premium Content VMR and Coastguard to amalgamate under $35m plan

LNP says the decision demonstrates ‘terrible treatment’ of our emergency service...

Candidate puts forward bold Rocky creek rehabilitation plan

Premium Content Candidate puts forward bold Rocky creek rehabilitation plan

Katter's Australian Party candidate for Rockhampton Christian Shepherd has...

Mystery candidate’s bizarre visit to electorate

Premium Content Mystery candidate’s bizarre visit to electorate

Clive Palmer’s United Australia Party candidate a mystery

Candidate’s plea: ‘Get our border open now’

Premium Content Candidate’s plea: ‘Get our border open now’

A prominent Gold Coast election candidate has called for the border to be reopened...

Labor blasted for opposing power station feasibility study

Premium Content Labor blasted for opposing power station feasibility study

The LNP’s passionate resource industry advocates were outraged Labor tried again to...

Rocky Stadium project pushes forward despite Labor criticism

Premium Content Rocky Stadium project pushes forward despite Labor criticism

Rocky Stadium’s proponents have railed against Labor’s accusations that they were...

PLOT TWIST: ‘Dirty deal’ claims after whopping UAP gift

Premium Content PLOT TWIST: ‘Dirty deal’ claims after whopping UAP gift

It’s by far the single largest donation to a candidate in the region - here’s what...

OPINION: Taxpayers pay politicians to deliver for communities

Premium Content OPINION: Taxpayers pay politicians to deliver for...

“I have never seen such desperate attempts to gain, or retain power.”



Queensland shipping industry gets $21 million Labor promise

Premium Content Queensland shipping industry gets $21 million Labor promise

A re-elected Labor government would ferry $21 million into Queensland’s shipping...

Miles defends stance on coal after damning social media post

Premium Content Miles defends stance on coal after damning social media post

"... now Steven Miles is hell bent on shutting down mines"

Candidates reveal what they will do for Lockyer if elected

Premium Content Candidates reveal what they will do for Lockyer if elected

WANT to know what the candidates will do if they are elected? Here’s their...

Labor has no love for building industry probe

Premium Content Labor has no love for building industry probe

More than 7000 subbies left unpaid $500 million

Call for candidates to commit to supporting Bingera staff

Premium Content Call for candidates to commit to supporting Bingera staff

It comes after Bundaberg Sugar last week announced they would be streamlining their...

Why ALP mud isn’t sticking to Deb

Premium Content Why ALP mud isn’t sticking to Deb

Analysis: Why ALP mud isn’t sticking to Deb Frecklington

Skyway project gets Premier’s tick of approval

Premium Content Skyway project gets Premier’s tick of approval

The $55 million cable-car project would link the main street of Airlie Beach with a...

Should politicians take a leaf out of New Zealand’s book?

Premium Content Should politicians take a leaf out of New Zealand’s book?

GYMPIE STATE ELECTION: Candidates reveal if they think there is something to be...


How Rocky candidates will improve our health system

Premium Content How Rocky candidates will improve our health system

We quizzed Rocky’s election candidates on their health funding promises and how they would improve health care in this region.

Mystery phone call behind Palmer death tax campaign

Premium Content Mystery phone call behind Palmer death tax campaign

United Australia Party boss Clive Palmer says it’s his right to claim Labor will introduce a death tax, despite being unable to produce any concrete evidence.

Premier makes ‘sip-stop’ at Bundy Brewed Drinks

Premium Content Premier makes ‘sip-stop’ at Bundy Brewed Drinks

Palaszczuk was on her way back to Brisbane from Mackay.

ROCKY VISIT: LNP leader talks up plans to get CQ working

Premium Content ROCKY VISIT: LNP leader talks up plans to get CQ working

In a bid to get a foothold in CQ, LNP leader Deb Frecklington and her candidates have explained what they have to offer voters.

Irrigation cost cut promise to grow confidence

Premium Content Irrigation cost cut promise to grow confidence

What returning Labor to government would mean for water prices and when the promised price cut would kick in

Policy quiz: Who to vote for in state election

Premium Content Policy quiz: Who to vote for in state election

Yet to cast your vote for Saturday’s state election and still don’t know which way to go? TAKE THE QUIZ.

Leaders set out competing $23m manufacturing promises

Premium Content Leaders set out competing $23m manufacturing promises

The two leaders battling over the Premier’s office arrived in Mackay to make $23 million in promises

NEED TO KNOW: Where to vote in the Western Downs

Premium Content NEED TO KNOW: Where to vote in the Western Downs

HERE is the ultimate guide of where Warrego constituents in the Western Downs can cast their votes in this history making election. DETAILS:

Keppel kidney patients benefit from $5.7m hospital promise

Premium Content Keppel kidney patients benefit from $5.7m hospital promise

Hundreds of weekly medical trips from the Capricorn Coast to Rockhampton Hospital could be avoided if the promised satellite renal dialysis unit was built.

Warrego MP takes aim at political rivals for ‘backing down’

Premium Content Warrego MP takes aim at political rivals for ‘backing down’

WARREGO MP Ann Leahy didn’t mince her words about her political rivals who declined a Meet the Candidates event. HERE’S WHAT SHE HAD TO SAY:

Election bounty: Campaign riches on offer for candidates

Premium Content Election bounty: Campaign riches on offer for candidates

Campaign cash on offer for candidates reveals just how much your vote counts to the coffers of would-be MPs. SEE THE LIST

ELECTION: Where to vote in the Lockyer this Saturday

Premium Content ELECTION: Where to vote in the Lockyer this Saturday

NOT sure where to cast your vote this weekend? We’ve got a list of locations here:

Former Premier shuts down NSW border opening

Former Premier shuts down NSW border opening

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has shut down hope of the border opening with Victoria, saying the state still has a big test to pass.

Premier’s about-face on euthanasia is pure politics

Premium Content Premier’s about-face on euthanasia is pure politics

There is only one word needed to explain why a risk-averse Premier would bring voluntary assisted dying into the election fray just weeks out from polling day.

Sporting club asked parents to volunteer for Palmer

Premium Content Sporting club asked parents to volunteer for Palmer

Parent at a rugby league club are being asked to volunteer for Clive Palmer’s United Australia Party to help secure future sponsorship deals

REPLAY: Labor snub slammed in Ipswich West debate

REPLAY: Labor snub slammed in Ipswich West debate

THE Mount Crosby Rd interchange, the proliferation of dumps and how the State Government has handled these burning issues was was a hot topic.

Greens growing confident of Labor triple tragedy

Premium Content Greens growing confident of Labor triple tragedy

As a new poll reveals the Greens are on track to unseat former deputy premier Jackie Trad in South Brisbane, the minor party is growing confident about its chances in...

Palmer’s tax ‘lie’ could be the death of Labor

Premium Content Palmer’s tax ‘lie’ could be the death of Labor

Queensland Labor has hit back at Clive Palmer’s “scare campaign” on an alleged death tax, fearing it could cost the party vital votes in a key demographic.

Stakes high as leaders go head to head in People’s Forum

Premium Content Stakes high as leaders go head to head in People’s Forum

Annastacia Palaszczuk and Deb Frecklington will go head to head as they take questions from undecided voters during next week’s People’s Forum.

REVEALED: Rocky candidates' plans for infrastructure, roads

Premium Content REVEALED: Rocky candidates' plans for infrastructure, roads

Election hopefuls reveal their solutions on how to combat some of the region’s most problematic issues.

LIVESTREAM OVER: Ipswich and Ipswich West debates

LIVESTREAM OVER: Ipswich and Ipswich West debates

We streamed the Ipswich and Ipswich West candidate debates live here. These streams are now over but you can find replays on the QT website

Why Bishop is ‘perplexed’ about who to vote for

Premium Content Why Bishop is ‘perplexed’ about who to vote for

Bishop James Foley has spoken out on the moral dilemma that has left him with doubts, for the first time, about which party to vote for.

Dangerous CQ road to get $19m in safety upgrades

Premium Content Dangerous CQ road to get $19m in safety upgrades

More overtaking lanes will be delivered on the road if the Australian Labor Party is re-elected.

WATCH: Locals outline key state election issues

Premium Content WATCH: Locals outline key state election issues

As election campaigning reaches its final days, we’ve asked the people of the Coast what really matters to them. Here’s what locals had to say. WATCH THE VIDEO

Full list of pre-polling booth locations in QLD

Full list of pre-polling booth locations in QLD

The ECQ has revealed they are expecting more electors to vote early in the Qld election. Find your closest pre-polling booth with our full list and guide.