Independent and minor party MPs sign an accord to block state asset sales if they can get enough numbers in Parliament at...

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16th Oct. 2014 2:10 PM

Peter Wellington campaigning for Nicklin during the 2015 state election.

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17th Jan. 2015 5:01 AM

LEAKY pools, asbestos, parliamentary security and MP’s electoral office costs have dominated Peter Wellington’s time before...

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19th July 2016 10:07 AM

Independent MP says new donation rules will allow voters to know who is funding political campaigns.

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23rd Feb. 2017 12:02 PM

Coincidence or not, there was plenty of pink and red clothing dotted around the legislative chamber at Queensland...

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14th Feb. 2017 12:02 PM

SUNSHINE Coast MP Peter Wellington has backed a plan by One Nation to ban the burqa from government buildings, banks and...

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18th Jan. 2017 8:01 AM

PETER Wellington’s office received the 13-page email from embattled MP Gordon Cook’s ex-partner at 8pm two days before he...

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01st April 2015 5:04 AM

IT WAS as though yesterday was April Fool’s Day.

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01st April 2015 9:04 AM

Peter Wellington is the most important man in Queensland right now holding the direction of the government in his hands.

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03rd Feb. 2015 7:02 AM

COAST MP Peter Wellington has called for a State Government inquiry into adverse reactions from the hendra vaccine.

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08th Jan. 2016 5:01 AM

GRANTHAM residents want the Queensland Government to open a fresh inquiry into what caused an inland tsunami of water to...

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12th March 2015 6:03 AM

SUNSHINE Coast MP Peter Wellington is set to reignite the debate over Muslim women being forced to remove burqas and face...

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16th June 2013 6:06 AM

JARROD Bleijie has accused MP Peter Wellington ofgrandstanding in his renewed push to force Muslim women to remove burqas...

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17th June 2013 6:06 AM

A FAMOUS American politician once said, “Ask what you can do for your country, ask not what your country can do for you.”...

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15th Sept. 2013 6:09 AM

NICKLIN MP Peter Wellington says he and prime ministerial hopeful Clive Palmer are “loose cannons” on the political...

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21st Aug. 2013 6:08 AM

STAUNCH Sunshine Coast independent Peter Wellington has come out swinging in support for billionaire magnate Clive Palmer’s...

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30th April 2013 10:04 AM

PARLIAMENTARY kingmaker Peter Wellington has been nominated as Queensland speaker.

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27th Feb. 2015 9:02 AM

MEMBER for Nicklin Peter Wellington has hit out at the treatment of footballers caught up in drug supply compared to those...

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23rd Feb. 2015 10:02 AM

NICKLIN MP Peter Wellington says a smear campaign against him made the lead-up to the state election the most difficult of...

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26th March 2012 12:03 PM

SUNSHINE Coast MP Peter Wellington has blasted the G20 summit in Brisbane as a '$400 million chinwag' and the "most...

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17th Nov. 2014 9:11 AM

THE LNP has endorsed Bob Andersen, a senior psychologist with Queensland Health, as its candidate for the Stafford...

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06th June 2014 12:06 PM

SUNSHINE Coast MPs Peter Wellington and Jarrod Bleijie have traded barbs over controversial new bikie and sex offender...

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28th Oct. 2013 11:10 AM

THE members of the Yandina Five have become virtual prisoners in their own homes as they face constant risk of breaking the...

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28th April 2014 6:04 AM

SUNSHINE MP Peter Wellington has accused the LNP of political blackmail after they warned that their election promises...

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27th Jan. 2015 9:01 AM

PETER Wellington says he has “no doubt” his phone conversations are being monitored by police due to his close contact with...

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28th April 2014 10:04 AM

PREMIER Campbell Newman has been put on notice to explain what he has done to ensure that cash-for-favours political...

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03rd Sept. 2014 6:09 AM

WHILE Cancer Council researches how people want to die, lobbyists push for them to have the right to choose.

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23rd March 2017 5:03 AM

WHY the CCC is taking a close interest in the transfer of Queensland Rail contracts worth millions of dollars.

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04th Jan. 2017 5:01 AM

A LONG-time Sunshine Coast councillor is "seriously considering making the leap into state politics at the next election...

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20th Feb. 2017 11:02 AM

THE Queensland Opposition has claimed a second bikie campaigned for Sunshine Coast independent Peter Wellington’s...

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20th April 2016 5:04 AM

THE State Government says it has already committed to greater election donation transparency.

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31st May 2016 12:05 PM

THE MOST hurtful barb Peter Wellington has endured in his nearly 30 years of state politics is the suggestion he condoned...

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02nd April 2015 4:04 PM

SUNSHINE Coast independent Peter Wellington has accused Labor's opponents of using allegations against Cook MP Billy Gordon...

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31st March 2015 11:03 AM

A PRIVATE Member’s Bill on euthanasia would be unlikely to succeed in the Queensland Parliament, according to Peter...

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30th May 2015 6:05 AM

THERE was an Ethics Committee double whammy for the Queensland Opposition in Parliament on Wednesday

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28th Oct. 2015 5:10 PM

Jarrod Bleijie has accused Speaker Wellington of using the Yandina Five as a 'political opportunity', despite being warned...

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04th April 2016 11:04 AM

The election will be held in an environment further destabilised by the growing animosity between the mayor's office and...

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18th Feb. 2017 5:02 AM

Speaker and Member for Nicklin Peter Wellington announces he will bow out of politics.

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17th Feb. 2017 5:02 AM

IT'S the end of an era for Nicklin MP Peter Wellington with the early election bringing his retirement plans forward.

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30th Oct. 2017 5:10 AM

PETER Wellington wants this taboo subject to become the focus of broad community conversation regardless of an...

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19th Sept. 2016 3:09 PM

ELDERLY residents of a Sunshine Coast caravan park have been given two months to get out and no alternative place to go.

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19th Oct. 2016 5:10 AM

INSTEAD of going to the chapel to get married as the famous song from the 1960s suggests, why not consider Queensland...

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18th Aug. 2015 6:08 PM

PETER Wellington has been officially elected as speaker at Parliament House and is the first independent MP in a century to...

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24th March 2015 12:03 PM

SPEAKER Peter Wellington has confirmed that disgraced MP Billy Gordon can still vote in Parliament despite having a...

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31st March 2015 6:03 PM

Why One Nation is says an LNP error should have sent Queenslanders to the polls far earlier than Premier Annastacia...

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15th July 2017 9:07 AM

QUEENSLAND Speaker Peter Wellington has warned MPs they risk being in contempt of court if they discuss ongoing court cases...

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17th Feb. 2016 5:02 AM

SUNSHINE Coast Mayor Mark Jamieson has come out swinging in the first week of the state election campaign.

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02nd Nov. 2017 10:11 AM

QUEENSLAND Speaker Peter Wellington has defied LNP calls for him to stand aside on any debate about repealing the...

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19th April 2016 10:04 AM