Last Week in Queensland – 27 June 2016

last-week-logo-2Poor polling for Palaszczuk’s Labor, who are out selling their budget, and State news crowded out by Federal election coverage … last week in Queensland*.



The Opposition and Crossbench

MP for Cairns Billy Gordon

MP for Cairns Billy Gordon






Economy and Infrastructure


Parliamentparl house

  • Queensland’s Parliament sits again from 19 to 22 July, and 26 to 28 July, for Estimates Committee hearings on the State Budget
  • 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

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 June 27, 2016, in Democracy, Election, Government decision-making, Opposition, Opposition Leader, Parliament, Political tactics, Politics, Premier, Queensland, queensland economy, Queensland Government, State Government and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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