Dumb and Dumber

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While local Council’s across regional and remote Queensland embrace, and encourage renewable and green energy production it seems they are leaps and bounds ahead of their city counterparts. One a local South East Queensland Council has knocked back a green energy project capable of producing … [Read more...]

Landholders Urged to Have Their Say

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Rural landholders across Queensland are being urged to take part in an AgForce Projects survey about their interactions with coal seam gas (CSG) and mining companies. CSG Project Leader Daniel Phipps says AgForce Projects conducted the 30 question survey each year to assess landholders' … [Read more...]

Campers Take Care

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Whilst the town of Goondiwindi has had very little rain to speak of, there have been considerable falls of rain in the catchment areas and council is asking all to keep rising river levels in mind. Mayor Councillor Graeme Scheu says last week saw significant falls of rain to the east of Coolmunda … [Read more...]

Ruby Gas Project a Gem Says State Government

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The announcement of QGC’s new program for gas field development in the State's Surat region has been welcomed by the State Government. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the project would secure 350 new and existing jobs during the 16-month peak construction, and sustain QGC’s gas production as … [Read more...]

Anzac Day Resources for Schools

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With the countdown on for Anzac Day help is on its way for teachers across the region. The Federal Government is dispatching to schools, books and posters to educate students about Australia’s wartime history and commemorate Anzac Day. Schools can expect to receive the education resources by … [Read more...]

Dopes on Dope on the Farm

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With the number of reports of farm workers using and working, daily while using drugs Queensland Farmers Federation is stepping up its warnings. According to research by the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA), there is growing evidence of ice being used by younger … [Read more...]