Science, Innovation and Information Technology Minister Ros Bates.
Science, Innovation and Information Technology Minister Ros Bates. Greg Miller

Ros Bates suffers back injuries after fall

QUEENSLAND LNP minister Ros Bates is in a serious condition at a Brisbane hospital after falling and injuring her back on Sunday.

Ms Bates is expected to remain in hospital for at least a week and will continue on medical leave for the fortnight after.

Her Science, Information Technology, Innovation and The Arts portfolio will be temporarily taken over by Education Minister John Paul Langbroek.


Cold nights will give way to warm days

Cold nights will give way to warm days

Gatton was one of the windiest places in the state on Sunday

Students learn life lessons through dance

Students learn life lessons through dance

Gatton school collects two awards at Wakakirri.

Tractors tackle 153km trek

Tractors tackle 153km trek

More than 60 drivers and their passengers took part.

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