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South Brisbane By-election

Labor faces another test in Queensland with a by-election in South Brisbane, the seat of former Premier Anna Bligh.

Bligh’s calumny explodes in her face

Queensland Premier Anna Bligh’s attempt to smear Campbell Newman as corrupt has backfired so badly that he’ll now romp it in Ashgrove, according to the…

Disaster has been declared in Townsville after Mini Tornado hit, Australia

2 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Townsville has been declared a disaster zone following a freak storm that left 60 homes and businesses with major structural damage, Premier Anna Bligh says. Ms Bligh visited the hard-hit suburb of Vincent on Tuesday, hours after the...Show More Summary

Mini-tornado hits Australian city of Townsville

The Australian News reports: Queensland Premier Anna Bligh said she had received ''very distressing'' reports of a ferocious storm that stripped trees of its vegetation and left thousands of homes in three suburbs without power. The Department of Community Safety report …

Not one whit less than Bligh deserves

The Courier Mail’s Des Houghton has had enough of Premier Anna Bligh’s utterly disgraceful muck-rucking and responds in kind:

Newman cleared, Bligh shamed

Yet another attempt by Premier Anna Bligh to smear Campbell Newman turns out to be utterly baseless:

Bligh gets desperate

Queensland Premier Anna Bligh slimes LNP leader Campbell Newman in Parliament over alleged business activities by his exdtended family: “When it happens on your…

'No end in sight' to St George floods, Australia

2 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Queensland Premier Anna Bligh says there is "no end in sight" to the flood crisis in St George, as the town deals with a rising river, a damaged weir and inoperable sewerage systems. The Balonne River continued to rise on Wednesday,Show More Summary

Queensland declared disaster zone as floodwaters rise

2 years agoNews : Storyful

Queensland premier Anna Bligh has declared flooded areas a disaster zone as waters continue to rise in parts of the north-western Australian state. Towns in western Queensland were particularly hard hit, including Charleville (above)...Show More Summary

Queensland election called for March 24

Queensland Premier Anna Bligh has just announced that the state election, originally intended to be held on March 3, will now be held on March 24. Local Council elections, scheduled for March 31, will be delayed until April or May. [...]

What a dumb idea, Anna

Premier Anna Bligh is going to fix the sclerotic Queensland Health bureaucracu by creating another one.

Anna Bligh abolishes Queensland Health

Yesterday saw one of the boldest moves in Queensland politics for quite some time; Premier Anna Bligh announced that Queensland Health would cease to exist as from July next year,...

Queensland Health abolished in wake of fraud scandal - 12th Dec 2011

3 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

Premier Anna Bligh has announced that she will abolish Queensland Health and "start again" in the wake of a major fraud scandal. Ms Bligh says the arrest this morning of Queensland Health employee Joel Barlow for allegedly embezzling $16 million from the department was the final chapter in the life of the ailing agency. Show More Summary

Artist named for $1M sculpture commission at GOMA 5th birthday party

3 years agoArts : Artdaily

BRISBANE.- Queensland Premier Anna Bligh has kicked off 5th birthday celebrations for the Gallery of Modern Art by announcing the winner of a $1 million sculpture commission and unveiling a model of the new art work. The Premier also marked the occasion by opening the children?s exhibition ?we miss you magic land,? by Perth artists Pip and Pop. Show More Summary

Why Anna Bligh should apologise to Queenslanders

The first question Anna Bligh must be asked at today’s great debate is : Premier, will you apologise to Queenslanders for leaving the state with…

Is Anna Bligh quitting?

It certainly looks that way as Paul Lucas steps aside for Andrew Fraser, the arrogant young man from Bardon, to become the deputy premier.

Report on scheme for the abatement of floods in the Brisbane River

On Monday 17 January 2011 Queensland Premier Anna Bligh established an independent Commission of Inquiry to examine the state’s recent flood disaster.  Thirty five people, many from Grantham, had lost their lives in the flood which caused immense damage to properties and infrastructure with three quarters of the state declared a disaster zone. On 1 August [...]

Queensland to Go iPad Only with Gov’t Briefing Docs

The state of Queensland (Australia) has recently announced plans to abandon the cabinet briefing bags that have been used by senior officials and replace them with iPads. Queensland Premier Anna Bligh (yes, she is related to the infamous captain) spoke at an IT industry lunch on Tuesday. Show More Summary

Official: V8 Supercar Series coming to Austin in 2013

Texas Gov. Rick Perry and Queensland, Australia Premier Anna Bligh celebrate V8 Supercars agreement It's official - Australia's V8 Supercars series is set to bash fenders in Austin, Texas in 2014. The news comes hard on the heels ofShow More Summary

First blood to Newman in Ashgrove

PREMIER Anna Bligh headed out into Brisbane’s northwest suburbs a few weeks ago for a meal and wine at a suburban restaurant.

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