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Capricornia's future climate concerns addressed by PM

premium_icon Capricornia's future climate concerns addressed by PM

Extreme weather events predicted to worsen if emissions aren't cut.

Liberals claim ALP climate policy to cost CQ firms millions

premium_icon Liberals claim ALP climate policy to cost CQ firms millions

Their modelling predicts a hefty price for local employers.

UPDATE: What do miners think of ALP plan for their jobs?

premium_icon UPDATE: What do miners think of ALP plan for their jobs?

Labor and CFMEU at odds with each others comments

Labor's land clearing plan attracting fierce opposition

premium_icon Labor's land clearing plan attracting fierce opposition

Politicians and farmers demand compensation for impacts on land use.

Federal climate policy blamed for QLD's summer of disasters

premium_icon Federal climate policy blamed for QLD's summer of disasters

Premier Palaszczuk blasted federal government's "policy paralysis”

Politicians clash over the impact of climate change on CQ

premium_icon Politicians clash over the impact of climate change on CQ

Competing approaches expressed on the issue of rising temperatures

Questions remain over Shorten's Adani and coal mining stance

Questions remain over Shorten's Adani and coal mining stance

'There is a role for mining in Australia .. a role for coal'

Rocky power play may generate energy policy discussions

Rocky power play may generate energy policy discussions

A national solution to bring down power prices is possible

Labor to consider 40% emissions cut, but no policy yet

Labor to consider 40% emissions cut, but no policy yet

Labor promises to consider cutting emissions by up to 60%

Butler gaffe on coal-power future puts pressure on leader

Butler gaffe on coal-power future puts pressure on leader

Yesterday Opposition Leader Bill Shorten went into damage control

Funding to help control crown of thorns starfish at Reef

Funding to help control crown of thorns starfish at Reef

New boat and crew to cull crown of thorns starfish infestations

Full report yet to be released on 'poor' Great Barrier Reef

Full report yet to be released on 'poor' Great Barrier Reef

State Govt has not released full report on downgraded Reef

Progress being made to address Great Barrier Reef concerns

Progress being made to address Great Barrier Reef concerns

Butler, Powell agree to new Great Barrier Reef plan

Work out a solution or lose funding to other schemes: Butler

Work out a solution or lose funding to other schemes: Butler

Butler issues veiled ultimatum to Newman government

Minister presented with award for dementia work

Minister presented with award for dementia work

Federal Health Minister presented with award

Butler condemns decision to cancel funding to TAAS

Butler condemns decision to cancel funding to TAAS

TAAS critical to keeping people out of homelessness: Butler

Minister promises $1.2b to address health workforce problems

Minister promises $1.2b to address health workforce problems

Aged care workers will get a 1% pay rise next financial yea

Govt health boost for regional Aus

Govt health boost for regional Aus

Federal Govt announces $18m spend on new regional health jobs

Focus on care of the aged

Focus on care of the aged

Meeting highlights ways to care for older Australians