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".
Chief whip replaced after leadership spill
Queensland MP Scott Buchholz has replaced Mr Ruddock.
Prime Minister Tony Abbott said he is confident with the team now in place.
The sacking of Mr Ruddock came after last weeks failed leadership spill.
However, there are concerns among Liberal MPs that the government will not be able to recover from inner party tensions.