A RURAL mayor is concerned that upgrades to a rapidly deteriorating Brisbane Valley Highway will be pushed aside when...

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28th April 2011 2:04 AM

STATE land valuations for the Southern Downs Regional Council area have risen by 10 per cent overall, the government...

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04th May 2011 2:05 AM

JULIA Gillard says she will prioritise education in next week's Federal Budget when announcing support for teen parents to...

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06th May 2011 2:05 AM

A TRIAL that will strip teenage parents of their welfare payments if they fail to work or study is about helping teenagers...

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06th May 2011 2:05 AM

IT'S been more than 10 years, but the Toowoomba Bypass still tops the Garden City's wish list when it comes to the Federal...

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07th May 2011 2:05 AM

THE Federal Government has honoured its ring road election promise with $10million for detailed planning to be included in...

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09th May 2011 2:05 AM

AS THE nation awaits tonight’s unveiling of the “monster budget”, many residents have been pleasantly surprised with the...

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10th May 2011 2:05 AM

UNCERTAINTY continues to shroud the Calliope Crossroads.

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10th May 2011 2:05 AM

FEDERAL Treasurer Wayne Swan says his new budget will help Australia lead the developed world back to budget surplus and...

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11th May 2011 2:05 AM

EVEN with Neil Bonnell's wealth of classroom experience he admits it would be difficult to judge which teachers deserve...

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11th May 2011 2:05 AM

PRE-budget leaks gave some encouragement for small businesses on the Fraser Coast looking to purchase new cars and the...

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11th May 2011 2:05 AM

TURNING the next mining boom into jobs by sharpening up workers' skills and pushing those on welfare into the workforce is...

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11th May 2011 2:05 AM

RUDD Government mental health adviser Prof John Mendoza quit in a storm of controversy after being routinely ignored by the...

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11th May 2011 2:05 AM

DEADLY Bruce Highway black spots were allocated $195 million for upgrading in the Budget last night.

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11th May 2011 2:05 AM

FEDERAL Member for Groom Ian Macfarlane says no good news has come for the people of Toowoomba and the Darling Downs from...

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11th May 2011 6:05 AM

NORTHERN Rivers residents are holding their breath over the desperately needed stage three upgrade of Lismore Base Hospital...

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12th May 2011 2:05 AM

ROCKHAMPTON Region Mayor Brad Carter is happy with the Yeppen crossing upgrade funds but is disappointed about the...

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12th May 2011 2:05 AM

AS the federal budget is scrutinised over the next few days, some may realise there is not much in it to help people or...

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12th May 2011 2:05 AM

THE cost of living pressures affecting Ipswich residents were not addressed in this year's Federal Budget, according to an...

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12th May 2011 2:05 AM

GYMPIE Region slipped through the cracks in some major federal spending plans announced in the Wayne Swan budget.

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12th May 2011 2:05 AM

THE budget’s extra $1.5B towards mental health will help an overloaded industry, says Warrina Disability Support Services...

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12th May 2011 2:05 AM

MAYOR Ron Bellingham hopes to hear by tomorrow if the Federal Budget contains around $70 million to cover council's day...

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12th May 2011 2:05 AM

WELFARE groups in Toowoomba have concerns about the government's budgeted plans to crack down on social security...

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12th May 2011 2:05 AM

TOOWOOMBA resident Noreen Doran hasn't switched off to the idea of free digital TV set-top boxes for pensioners but...

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12th May 2011 2:05 AM

PEAK motoring body the NRMA has welcomed the Federal Government's increased funding commitment to the Pacific Highway in...

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12th May 2011 2:05 AM