Coates’ angry reply to Palaszczuk storm

John Coates has hit back after being accused of patronising Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk at a press conference in Tokyo. Australian Olympic Committee president John Coates has angrily hit back at suggestions he in any way demeaned Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk at a press conference...

NZ resumes travel bubble with state

New Zealand has resumed its quarantine-free travel arrangement with Queensland after the Australian state recorded another day of no new local Covid-19 infections. On Monday, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk revealed the Sunshine State had not had an infectious case in the community for more than a...

PM pleads to Qld: Get vaccinated now

“Don’t wait for what’s happening in another state to potentially happen in your state,” Scott Morrison has urged Queenslanders. Prime Minister Scott Morrison has pleaded with Queenslanders who are eligible for AstraZeneca to get their vaccine now. “Queensland – don’t wait for what’s happening in...

QLD premier scolded in front of world

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk was publicly admonished on Wednesday night in an awkward press conference broadcasted to the entire world. Ms Palaszczuk had earlier vowed not to attend the Tokyo Opening Ceremony on Friday night, saying she would watch the events from her hotel room,...

NSW changes covid border rules

NSW has changed its rules for Brisbane and Moreton Bay after residents from the Queensland regions emerged from lockdown. Previously, travellers into NSW from the two local government areas had to self-isolate and quarantine at their place of residence for 14 days after the state...

New Covid-19 case just 15km from Qld

A person infected with Covid-19 spent the night just 15km from the Queensland border, it’s been revealed. In its latest public health list of venues of concern, NSW Health revealed the person infected with coronavirus was at Chinderah – a truck stop on the M1...

Premier’s revealing comment says it all

Brisbane has been officially announced as the host city for the 2032 Olympics — after a revealing comment by the Queensland Premier. It’s official – the Olympics are coming back Down Under. Brisbane has been confirmed as the host city for the 2032 Games after...