Cuts to Country Racing a Fear for Regional Queensland

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Concerns for the future of country racing are circulating faster than Phar Lap, since the Labour government dodged questions about funding during last week’s Estimates Hearings. Shadow Minister for Sport and Racing, Jann Stucky, has expressed concerns that the racing industry will suffer if the … [Read more...]

Birthing services still a long way off for Charters Towers


Locally born babies are still a long way off for expectant mothers here in the Towers. An upgrade to the birthing services at the Charters Towers Health Centre is something our expectant mothers have been waiting for. And they’ll keep waiting according to local health official Vicky … [Read more...]

Still No Closer to a Decision from Katter Australia Party MPs

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Queenslanders are still waiting to find out who will form the next Government, and it doesn’t look like we’re much closer to having a decision. Katter's Australian Party MPs Robbie Katter and Shane Knuth say that it is still too early to announce who they will throw their support behind in order … [Read more...]