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".
Introduced foxes causing extensive damage in NSW and ACT
The victims of these elusive foxes include native wildlife such as echidnas, small farm animals and backyard chickens.
In Canberra, it is believed there are an average of 15 foxes per square kilometre.
Park rangers are planning to place nearly 3000 fox baits in an attempt to control the pests, but admit they are struggling to gain the upper hand in urban areas.
The European Red Fox was introduced to Australia in the late eighteen hundreds and causes significant environmental destruction and economic loss to farmers.