Around 1998 4ZZZ, 4MBS, and Family Radio started broadcasting from the one installation at Mt Coot-tha. Prior to this 4MBS and Family Radio had merely leased land beside 4ZZZ but then Brisbane City Council decided that having three transmission towers and huts in the one place was an eyesore and encouraged the three radio stations to share facilities. This resulted in the three radio stations developing a company called Broadcasting Park to negotiate with the Council. This company consisted of three shares, one owned by each member station.
Qld government defers electricity price regulation for 12 months
Energy minister Mark Bailey says it allows the government to receive independent advice for a fairer electricity system, given steep price rises over the last three years.
Deputy opposition leader John-Paul Langbroek criticised it as bad news for competition, jobs and business.