November 2020

Published a story 26th Nov 2020 10:37 AM

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says any future outbreaks would be dealt with by placing restrictions on hotspots, rather than the entire state.

Hotspot lockdowns not statewide restrictions: Premier

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says any future outbreaks would be dealt with by placing restrictions on hotspots, rather than the entire state.

Published a story 25th Nov 2020 5:36 AM

Queensland Labor is leading the way with female participation in politics, but it needs even more representation by the end of their new four-year term.

Why Labor needs even more woman MPs

Queensland Labor is leading the way with female participation in politics, but it needs even more representation by the end of their new four-year term.

Published a story 25th Nov 2020 5:00 AM

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced that the Queensland border will open to Victoria on December 1, the same day visitors will be allowed from Greater Sydney.

Queensland border to open to Victoria from December 1

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced that the Queensland border will open to Victoria on December 1, the same day visitors will be allowed from Greater Sydney.

Published a story 24th Nov 2020 5:01 AM

Queensland’s borders will open to the whole of NSW from December 1, with a final decision on Victoria to be made by Wednesday.

GREAT WALL FALLS: QLD border to reopen on Dec 1

Queensland’s borders will open to the whole of NSW from December 1, with a final decision on Victoria to be made by Wednesday.

Published a story 20th Nov 2020 3:38 PM

He’s a director of the North Queensland Cowboys and Netball Australia, and is now tipped to become a heavy hitter in the Queensland Government.

Well-known face tipped to land big State Govt job

He’s a director of the North Queensland Cowboys and Netball Australia, and is now tipped to become a heavy hitter in the Queensland Government.

Published a story 20th Nov 2020 3:12 PM

Former Labor MP Mike Kaiser’s appointment to acting Director-General for Queensland’s Department of Resources is among a raft of roles announced today.

Former MP, KPMG boss bags senior government role

Former Labor MP Mike Kaiser’s appointment to acting Director-General for Queensland’s Department of Resources is among a raft of roles announced today.

Published a story 20th Nov 2020 5:22 AM

Health experts have urged Queenslanders not to panic over reports of a new strain of coronavirus and its propensity to spread from surfaces.

How likely are you to catch COVID from a surface?

Health experts have urged Queenslanders not to panic over reports of a new strain of coronavirus and its propensity to spread from surfaces.

Published a story 19th Nov 2020 5:22 AM

Strict rules have been given to hotel quarantine workers in Queensland in a bid to stop a second wave. See the restrictions here:

Strict new testing to stop cracks in COVID shield

Strict rules have been given to hotel quarantine workers in Queensland in a bid to stop a second wave. See the restrictions here:

Published a story 18th Nov 2020 7:15 AM

Businesses are blowing up over Queensland’s ‘knee-jerk’ border closures to Adelaide, fearing it will cost millions, and doesn’t meet hotspot definitions.

‘Knee-jerk’ border closure will cost millions, business says

Businesses are blowing up over Queensland’s ‘knee-jerk’ border closures to Adelaide, fearing it will cost millions, and doesn’t meet hotspot definitions.

Published a story 6th Nov 2020 5:01 AM

Queensland Health hasn’t ruled out shutting the state’s borders to NSW again if it goes ahead with a plan to open to Victoria.

Qld could slam border shut again if NSW opens to Victoria

Queensland Health hasn’t ruled out shutting the state’s borders to NSW again if it goes ahead with a plan to open to Victoria.

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