Around 1998 4ZZZ, 4MBS, and Family Radio started broadcasting from the one installation at Mt Coot-tha. Prior to this 4MBS and Family Radio had merely leased land beside 4ZZZ but then Brisbane City Council decided that having three transmission towers and huts in the one place was an eyesore and encouraged the three radio stations to share facilities. This resulted in the three radio stations developing a company called Broadcasting Park to negotiate with the Council. This company consisted of three shares, one owned by each member station.
Tasmanian mental health system "chronically underfunded"
Health union delegate and social worker Ben McGregor said delays due to inadequate staff numbers were making mental health problems worse.
Industrial action has been taken by a group of health workers, citing the case of a nine-year-old child waiting more than a year for mental health treatment.
Health Minister Ferguson said the State Government's green paper process on reforming the health system would chart a way forward.