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.
Man dies in mining explosion
The explosion occurred just before 6am at the Dawson Coal Mine near Moura, 180 kilometres southwest of Rockhampton.
Police have confirmed The Department of Resources and Natural Environment are investigating the incident.