People living in remote communities have poorer access to mental health services and suffer from statistically higher rates of substance abuse.
QLD Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk announced that the US Navy wanted to engage government and the private sector before the end of the year.
A NATIVE title claim against Adani’s Carmichael coal mine focused too heavily on individual elements of economy reports and ignored the wider picture.
My father, my grandfathers and my great grandfathers went to work, but they did not go to work to die.
AFTER threatening to derail his own government’s land clearing laws Mirani MP Jim Pearce voted for the doomed legislation.
JO-ANN Miller has made an emotional speech supporting setting up a parliamentary committee into black lung.
THE Queensland Government had a major legislative defeat last night with crossbenchers voting against promised tree clearing laws.
THE head of a regional Australian think tank is calling on community leaders to boost the technology sector outside capital cities.
THE Queensland Government will suffer a defeat in parliament with crossbenchers voting against land clearing restrictions.
QUEENSLAND’S parliament will vote on an LNP motion calling for a Commission of Inquiry into black lung on Thursday.
Geoff has been working for the QT since August 2011 covering Ipswich’s rural areas. He started working for APN in January 2010 with the Chinchilla News in western Queensland after growing up on a grain farm. Geoff spends his time out of work watching far too much sport following the Reds, the Broncos and various American teams.