Category Archives: Ethical Consulting

Last Week in Queensland – 9 January 2017

last-week-logo-2It was a happy new year for party animals, as Queensland last week learned the Government is awaiting a report which might see licenced premises lock-out laws changed; fallout from Queensland Rail’s Christmas Day service failures also dominated the news*.




Opposition and Crossbench



Stirling Hinchliffe, Minister responsible for QR

Stirling Hinchliffe, Minister responsible for QR




Economy and Infrastructure


Parliamentparl house

  • Queensland’s Parliament next sits from Tuesday 14 February to Thursday 16 February
  • The Queensland Parliament’s summary of what’s new, including newly-introduced and passed legislation, is here
  • Federal Parliament next sits from Tuesday 7 February to Thursday 9 February


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.



Ethical Consulting: 612ABC this Thursday

hill-and-donIf all goes to plan, Mike Smith from Ethical Consulting Services will be live on Steve Austin’s Morning Program at about 10.30 am on Thursday 19 October, on 612 ABC Brisbane local radio.

Mike is embedded within the US Presidential campaign, until US election day on 8 November. and has been blogging about the campaign since early October.