On 14 December 1988, 4ZZZ was taken off air and forcibly evicted from its UQ premises by the then student union executive, headed by one Victoria Brazil. The move prompted many previously apolitical students to take a firm stand against the move and to rally support for the station. While Zed was not to return to the premises its' volunteers had helped hand-build, unprecedented community support saw the station live to fight another day.
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.