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Brisbane Council draws fire from activists

Environmental activists have been unhappy with the Brisbane City Council for their efforts to conserve the Brisbane River.

A study conducted last year by the Moreton Bay Waterways and Catchments Partnership, found the Brisbane River to be highly polluted and graded the river a "D minus".

 

Fitzgerald reports Queensland's sex industry as the most powerful service

The face of Queensland's sex industry has changed dramatically into one of the most economically powerful service available in Queensland, since the publication of the Fitzgerald Report.

Employment rates at all time low

Figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics last month showed that Queensland's unemployment levels are at an all time 23 year low.

Childhood obesity an epidemic

Health industry specialists are concerned that the rise in childhood obesity is progressing through into the early to mid twenties age bracket

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