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Fri 20 Mar 2020

Queensland's top restaurant shuts its doors

premium_icon Queensland's top restaurant shuts its doors

The coronavirus crisis has delivered a fatal blow to a high profile restaurant with the venue announcing it is closing down. The top chef was from Gympie.

Thu 19 Mar 2020

Court shutdown imminent tips prominent lawyer

premium_icon Court shutdown imminent tips prominent lawyer

High-profile lawyer Peter Boyce says he thinks a shutdown of the justice system is imminent, as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

Wed 18 Mar 2020

FIRST LOOK: Bruce Hwy upgrade to transform Coast

premium_icon FIRST LOOK: Bruce Hwy upgrade to transform Coast

An in-depth plan has been revealed to transform two of the Sunshine Coast’s notorious congestion hot spots along the Bruce Highway.

$50b projects, 6.6k jobs at risk — and not from virus

premium_icon $50b projects, 6.6k jobs at risk — and not from virus

Queensland has $50 billion in mega projects in the pipeline that will deliver 6600 new jobs. Only there’s one major obsctacle, and it’s not the coronavirus. SEE THE...

Tue 17 Mar 2020

Seafood body calls for moratorium on Qld fishing reforms

premium_icon Seafood body calls for moratorium on Qld fishing reforms

Queensland’s peak seafood industry group has called for a moratorium on controversial fishing reforms in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

AT WHAT COST? They're saving our land but state barely helps

premium_icon AT WHAT COST? They're saving our land but state barely helps

Garlone Moulin and Ian McMaster live at opposite ends of the state but are connected by a deep passion for Queensland’s natural heritage.

How your cancellation is crippling an industry

premium_icon How your cancellation is crippling an industry

With most travellers choosing to cancel their trip until the coronavirus has passed, few realise another crisis is unfolding as a result

Fri 13 Mar 2020

Failed company director splashed cash on cars, home: Court

premium_icon Failed company director splashed cash on cars, home: Court

The director of a collapsed building company allegedly used company funds to do home renos and service cars when the company was strapped for cash: Court.

Thu 12 Mar 2020

Business partner went after GST refunds ‘like a bloodhound’

premium_icon Business partner went after GST refunds ‘like a bloodhound’

An investment ‘bloodhound’ has been accused of asking a colleague to fraudulently witness documents and receiving $500k of company funds.

Mon 9 Mar 2020

Quotes inflated, bank ‘tricked’: ex-United employees

premium_icon Quotes inflated, bank ‘tricked’: ex-United employees

Quotes were being inflated at a collapsed regional Queensland building empire to secure more money from the bank, a court has been told.

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