Last Week in Queensland – 23 May 2016

last-week-logo-2Interesting reactions to the latest Galaxy opinion poll, a discussion paper actually about Uber but called something else, and several significant development projects moving forward … last week in Queensland*.



The Opposition and Crossbench

ETU member and MP Shane King

ETU member and MP Shane King






Economy and Infrastructure



  • Queensland’s Parliament sits this coming week from Tuesday 24 May to Thursday 26 May, before the State Budget on 14 June
  • The Queensland Parliament’s summary of what’s new, including newly-introduced and passed legislation, is here
  • The Federal Parliament has been prorogued until after the Federal Election on 2 July – see




* 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:; 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 May 23, 2016, in corruption, Democracy, Election, Government decision-making, Local Government, Opposition, Parliament, Policy, Politics, Premier, Queensland, Queensland Government, State Government and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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