Award Modernisation: WorkChoices revisited

Industrial Relations Laws enacted by the Queensland LNP government have been described as “WorkChoices for Queensland”. The laws strip back Awards, contain significant attacks on public sector and local government employees and allow the employer to take away the right to protected industrial action.

The changes will have an adverse impact upon the lives of many many Queenslanders.

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Great Barrier Reef: Mega Ports or Marine Park?


Great Barrier Reef: Mega Ports or Marine Park?Dear Norma

At a time when the reef needs stronger protection, the Queensland Government is fast tracking port developments and giving special treatment to the mining industry.

Join us on Wednesday 14 May for a free Q&A event with four prominent experts to discover the risk these developments pose to the reef, the local tourism industry and Queensland’s economy.… Go to Article