THERE will be no GST hike but the man who holds the nation’s purse-strings is only offering light income tax relief as he...

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18th Feb. 2016 5:02 AM

THE Turnbull government will spend $195 billion on Defence by 2020-21, in a message to China not to become more aggressive...

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25th Feb. 2016 6:02 PM

PM better get used to early election questions, because until he clears them up he’ll be getting a lot more of them

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16th March 2016 1:03 PM

MEDICAL scanning services in Ipswich have received a major boost after a $700,000 investment in a new CT machine at...

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19th April 2016 7:04 AM

We ask what you would like to see in the federal budget.

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26th April 2016 10:04 AM

HOUSING, income tax cuts and a deficit blow-out are all being foreshadowed ahead of next Tuesday’s federal budget.

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26th April 2016 11:04 AM

SLOWER wages growth and falling company tax receipts are forecast to drive Treasurer Scott Morrison’s first budget an extra...

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27th April 2016 5:04 AM

GEORGE Bradfield has a few tips for his fellow seniors who are doing it tough.

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02nd May 2016 9:05 AM

BUSINESS and government leaders on the Southern Downs are hopeful tomorrow’s Federal Budget will deliver vital funding for...

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02nd May 2016 6:05 PM

Australians will hold their breath in preparation for the handing down of the 2016-2017 federal budget today .

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02nd May 2016 8:05 PM

THE Federal Budget come out tonight and our local leaders have pointed out that it needs to meet its responsibilities to...

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03rd May 2016 5:05 AM

TUESDAY night's Federal Budget will set the scene for a mammoth nine-week election campaign.

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03rd May 2016 9:05 AM

OPINION PIECE: What it makes sense in every way to give the regions a fair go.

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03rd May 2016 1:05 PM

GYMPIE and nearby residents can look forward to some big road improvements after the Federal Budget.

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03rd May 2016 6:05 PM

CHRISTMAS has come early for Toowoomba Mayor Paul Antonio after the Federal Budget revealed $594 million towards Brisbane...

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03rd May 2016 9:05 PM

I haven't seen it, but here's hoping the Budget takes care of some of these things

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04th May 2016 5:05 AM

Time to push for a more collaborative approach from all sides of politics to ensure economic reform that guarantees our...

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04th May 2016 6:05 AM

CROWS Nest mother Carla Greenfield has backed standardised Year 1 school assessments as part of the $1.2 billion boost for...

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04th May 2016 6:05 AM

STUDENTS on the Coffs Coast will miss out on the vital support they need because of the Federal Government’s...

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04th May 2016 6:05 AM

COWPER MP Luke Hartsuyker believes small business is the backbone of the North Coast economy which is why he’s happy with...

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04th May 2016 10:05 AM

THE Federal Budget handed down last night may not have provided direct economic injections to Bundaberg Regional...

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04th May 2016 1:05 PM

Small business tax cuts, youth unemployment and water infrastructure funding among Michelle Landry MP's list of wins for...

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04th May 2016 1:05 PM

WHILE Rocky missed out on funding for big ticket items in the Federal Budget, Cr Strelow is adamant the RRC are in the...

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04th May 2016 2:05 PM

Southern Downs MP Lawrence Springborg has welcomed several initiatives of the Federal Budget that will benefit the...

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04th May 2016 2:05 PM

FEDERAL Member for Dawson George Christensen said the Federal Budget would provided much-needed support for young...

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04th May 2016 2:05 PM

HINKLER MP Keith Pitt has labelled Tuesday night’s Federal Budget a “positive budget for the people of Hinkler and for the...

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04th May 2016 4:05 PM

"AUSTRALIA is de-industrialising. Where will these experienced hi-tech people come from?"

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04th May 2016 5:05 PM

FORMER Gold Coast couple John and Lyn Seccombe are new to the Toowoomba region and owning and operating a business in...

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05th May 2016 6:05 AM

PLENTY of Federal Budget investments in the “ideas boom” but not much in areas like Gladstone which have provided the...

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05th May 2016 6:05 AM

THE head of a Sunshine Coast disability service has welcomed the Turnbull Government’s continued commitment to the National...

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06th May 2016 11:05 AM

"WE DO not want to create a country where the gap between the haves and have-nots becomes an unbridgeable chasm.”

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07th May 2016 9:05 AM

ONE of Australia’s top economists will visit the Garden City this Friday for the Toowoomba Chamber of Commerce’s Federal...

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10th May 2016 6:05 AM

RETIREES fear changes to superannuation entitlements announced in the Federal Budget may be a Trojan horse for more...

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14th May 2016 5:05 AM

LABOR candidate for Page Janelle Saffin has accused the government of quietly cutting $351 million of Pacific Highway...

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17th May 2016 10:05 AM

CUTS to funding mean hundreds of Warwick region residents will be in legal limbo from July 1, 2017.

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18th May 2016 9:05 AM

Federal health funding cuts to the states will have serious ramifications for regional hospitals around Australia including...

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20th May 2016 6:05 PM

THIS year’s Federal Budget and election campaign are failing to interest people under 40, a Griffith University researcher...

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01st June 2016 5:06 AM

Retailers say the government needs to tackle the illicit market in order to reduce smoking rates.

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01st June 2016 5:06 AM

Highlighting the issue of population growth in Australia due to the net overseas migration of 200,000 people per annum.

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09th June 2016 11:06 AM

IF we can waste so much on that mad, pointless war, we can afford just about anything at all.

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30th June 2016 4:06 AM

In yesterday's council meeting the table of councillors adopted the new budget

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13th July 2016 5:07 AM

FUNDING cuts to one of Clarence Valley Council’s key tourism and community assets leaves supporters devastated and...

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15th Aug. 2016 10:08 AM