A new campaign will visit Brisbane tonight in the latest iteration of the fight over Adani’s Carmichael coal project.
Brisbane is the first in a series of four stops for the #StopAdani Roadshow as it travels the east coast, after the Townsville leg of the tour was cancelled due to concerns around incoming Tropical Cyclone Debbie. Sydney, Canberra, and Melbourne will also host events.
A revised State Government Crocodile management plan aims to eliminate the need for culling by encouraging crocodiles to leave certain areas.
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Environment Minister Steven Miles says the plan will better educate the public on the proper handling strategy for crocodile varieties across Queensland, and has denied any government support for a cull.
However, Shadow Environment Minister Christian Rowan says the revised plan presents no positive movement towards personal safety for North Queenslanders.
Decline in farmer confidence due to poor seasonal conditions
Queensland farmers are rapidly losing confidence after a tough weather season and easing commodity prices.
Over 1250 bicycle trips are made to 1 William Street each week by Queensland's public servants.
Under the iconic 41-story skyscraper at William Street, which houses over 5,000 government workers, roughly 250 bicycles are kept in an area that facilitates 600 bike racks, bike repair kits, lockers and showers.
Mick de Brenni, Minister for Public Works suggests cycling to work was a great initiative to maintain a healthy physical and mental wellbeing.
One Nation in the QLD election
The Labor party are looking for another landslide victory ahead of the Queensland election putting One Nation last in party preferences.
Elon Musk and Malcolm Turnbull have discussed renewable energy after a 100 day battery farm proposal by the former. Image source: Public Domain Pictures
The billionaire entrepreneur offered to solve South Australia’s electricity problem by building a Tesla battery farm in the state within 100 days, or it would be free of charge.
A spokesman from the PM’s office said the two had an “in-depth” discussion on storage and the future of electricity. This came after Mr. Musk spoke with South Australian Premier Jay Weatherill about fixing the state’s electricity problems.
Robot to aid QLD emergency team
Queensland Police have unveiled a new robot to aid service personnel.