In November 2013, Queer Radio was chosen by an independent panel of judges to win the CAN Awards 2013 Media Award. The Community Action Network Awards were first introduced in 1997 to recognize achievement that is positive and makes a difference in the inner city areas of Brisbane. Coordinated by the New Farm Neighbourhood Centre, the award citation reads "For excellence in journalism/social media which promotes the social inclusion and equality for all".
Mount Isa Council to hold public forums regarding water shortages
Drinking water supplies fell to just 6 per cent on Sunday, prompting the council to vote for the public forum at a council meeting this week and hopes to hold it in the coming weeks.
Councillor Brett Peterson says "we've got to start to work together on (this) …. letting the ratepayers and residents of Mount Isa know exactly what is going on."