Last Week in Queensland – 7 March 2016

last-week-logo-2Is it just us, or was last week a little light on for major Queensland news, with fewer than usual significant stories* evident?  Possible closure of Townsville’s Yabulu Nickel Refinery was a consistent feature of the week’s news, and salacious highlights from Niki Savva’s new book about the collapse of the Abbott Government crowded out other news stories.

Governing

lawrence-springborg-2The Opposition

Politics

Community

Economy and Infrastructure

Parliament

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.

 

About Mike Smith

Partner in Ethical Consulting Services: www.ethicalconsulting.com; sometime University lecturer; previously Government Relations consultant; before that Labor Party State Secretary in Northern Territory; union advocate with LHMU/United Voice in NT and NSW; hobby – election campaigns!

Posted on March 7, 2016, in Australian Government, Commonwealth Government, Culture, Democracy, Election, Government decision-making, Opposition, Opposition Leader, Parliament, Political tactics, Politics, Premier, Queensland, Queensland Government, State Government and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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