Last Week in Queensland – 29 February 2016

There was plenty happening* in Parliament last week, at the end of two weeks of eventful sittings – including a failed leadership coup!



The Opposition



tunney-article-picEconomy and Infrastructure



  • Opening Parliament 2015Queensland’s Parliament next sits on 15 March 2016, having just completed two weeks of sittings.
  • The Parliament’s summary of what’s new, including newly-introduced and passed legislation, is here
  • The Federal Parliament sits this week, commencing on Monday 29 February and expected to finish on Thursday 4 March 2016 – see

Sleeper Issues?


*   We’re not representing that this is a complete coverage of news in Queensland – it certainly isn’t, and it’s what we find interesting or important, and sometimes what’s unusual. Some of the links will require subscriptions to read content.


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Posted on February 29, 2016, in Culture, Culture change, Democracy, Government decision-making, Leadership, Local Government, Opposition, Opposition Leader, Parliament, Policy, Political tactics, Politics, Premier, public service decision-making, Queensland, Queensland Government, Shadow Ministers, Shadow Ministry, State Government and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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