Australia: Queensland – Government Seeks to Block Pay Rise for Public Servants


They aren’t bad this lot. The Queensland government has just awarded themselves a $57 000 pay rise and are now seeking to block a pay rise for public servants. I probably shouldn’t express what I think of this Queensland government in public. The link below is to an article that reports on the public outrage in Queensland.

For more visit:
http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/queensland/newman-government-heads-to-supreme-court-in-bid-to-block-pay-rise-for-public-servants/story-fnihsrf2-1226675622419

Australia: Queensland – Floods Have Killed Six


The link below is to an article that reports on the current death toll for the Queensland flood disaster from ex-cyclone Oswald.

For more visit:
http://www.skynews.com.au/topstories/article.aspx?id=840828