The island's wild horses were shot from a helicopter by QPWS officers last month.
The 26-year-old man pleaded guilty to common assault at Gladstone District Court.
The organisation dismissed reports questioning his impartiality as 'politically motivated muck-raking'.
The QUT professor will deliver the keynote address at a major planning conference at the GECC this week.
Brihannah Leigh Viggiani was released on parole today after serving 193 days in custody for the attack.
A West Gladstone mum found one of the needles as she cut up the fruit for her 12-month-old daughter.
Unwanted call-outs currently account for about 25 per cent of QFES jobs, but firefighters must treat each one as urgent.
The snake catcher did what anyone would do... call a snake catcher.
The case was adjourned for a mental health assessment to be obtained.