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Bumps ahead for zipline : mapping data appears to cast doubt on BCC clearing claims

TOPOGRAPHICAL data of Mt Coot-tha has revealed two hills right in the middle of the route of what is proposed to be, by far, the longest zipline in Australia.


Indigenous group takes anti-Adani fight to the United Nations claiming human rights violation

Traditional owners fighting Adani's proposed Carmichael mine in Queensland have urged the United Nations to urgently intervene by formally censuring Australia at a meeting in Geneva this month.


Access program derailed: Government admits rail disability program behind schedule

IT is "appalling" the State Government will not meet a 2022 federal deadline to make all suburban train stations accessible to people with mobility problems, state Greens MP for Maiwar, Michael Berkman, says.


Adani mine battle turns into a native title fight

THE protest against the Adani megamine has switched from attacking the company and the project to demanding the State Government not extinguish native title on the mine site.


Call for new school in inner-West

Greens MP Michael Berkman says the inner-West needs a new school.


Where's the fun in censoring satire?

THIS week I exercised my right as a citizen of Queensland and signed an online petition on State Parliament's website.


School expansion ‘not so smart’

Concerns over QASMT expansion


School growth pain

TOOWONG residents appear to have had a small win in their battle against a bid to double the size of the local selective high school.


Wait lists swamping after-school care places

WESTSIDE parents are struggling to get their children into after-school care facilities, with wait lists swamped and some schools almost unable to offer places to next year's Prep kids.


Riverfront units back on : QM Properties buys St Lucia site, vows to press ahead

LEADING Queensland developer QM Properties has confirmed it has bought a controversial site on an exclusive Brisbane riverfront street and will build a 26-unit residential tower there.


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