Beechmont Road Reconstruction Works

The Department of Transport and Main Roads will start slope stabilise works on Beechmont Road near the intersection of Bottletree Lane later this month. The department proactively undertakes geotechnical inspections of all mountainous roads and seeks funding to improve slope stability. Work will   Read More

Labor’s latest ICT blowout bill tops $82 million

New data has revealed the cost of Queensland Health’s current information and communications technology (ICT) projects has blown out by more than $82 million. Information lodged on the State Government’s open data site shows that 64 on-going projects are now forecast to cost taxpayers $82.7   Read More

Gold Coast–Springbrook Road open

The 10-kilometre closed section of Gold Coast-Springbrook Road re-opened to traffic at 6am this morning.   Motorists are asked to drive with caution as workers are still in the area completing minor finishing works.  Stop/go traffic control may also be intermittently in place   Read More

Pine Creek Road update

Finishing works are continuing on the landslip repairs along Gold Coast–Springbrook Road and Pine Creek Road. GCSR - Neranwood works At the landslip site near Monaro Road, temporary traffic signals will be installed on Monday 10 December for up to one week. Traffic management is required as the   Read More

Advancetown – Mudgeeraba Road Worongary Road Roadworks

UPDATE: Road improvement works on Worongary Road between Gilston Road and Zimmerman Court, Gilston, were delayed.  Works are programmed to recommence on 17 December and are expected to be completed by 21 December 2018, weather permitting. Work Details: Work hours are from 6am to   Read More

Nerang–Murwillumbah Road Community Update

Background Restoration works on Nerang Murwillumbah Road commenced in June 2018, with Transport and Main Roads (TMR) contractor Doval currently working to repair one major landslip site that occurred as a result of Severe Tropical Cyclone Debbie in March 2017. Construction Update TMR and   Read More

Old Coach Road upgrade – Reedy Creek, Stage 1 (Kingsmore Boulevard to former motocross track)

Old Coach Road upgrade - Reedy Creek, Stage 1 (Kingsmore Boulevard to former motocross track) Commencing: October 2018 Completion: June 2020 Cost: $10.2 million Project information We are delivering a multi-million dollar upgrade of Old Coach Road in Reedy Creek, between the Kingsmore   Read More

National report shows Labor’s health priorities are all wrong

Today’s report by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare into the state of our public hospitals is another damning indictment on Annastacia Palaszczuk’s health priorities. LNP Shadow Minister for Health Ros Bates said that our public hospitals are bursting at the seams but Labor are more   Read More

Palaszczuk Government ignores clear warnings into digital hospital rollout fiasco

The Palaszczuk Labor Government has been caught out ignoring ongoing warnings for months that it’s digital hospital rollout – the Integrated Electronic Medical Record (IEMR) - system has been completely mismanaged. LNP Leader Deb Frecklington has called on Labor’s embattled Health Minister to   Read More

QLD children waiting too long in emergency departments

MORE than 7000 Queensland children waited too long for treatment at hospital emergency departments last month, data shows. The latest hospital performance snapshot reveals an average of 22 per cent of kids aged 14 and under who present to the state’s emergency departments wait longer than   Read More