gladstone politics

Shorten pledges bulk-billed MRI for Gladstone

premium_icon Shorten pledges bulk-billed MRI for Gladstone

The Opposition Leader says the people of Gladstone deserve better.

Councillor backs MP's call for Calliope intersection upgrade

Councillor backs MP's call for Calliope intersection upgrade

Colin Boyce and Peter Masters want to upgrade a busy intersection.

UQ analyst: Leadership issue could hurt O'Dowd

premium_icon UQ analyst: Leadership issue could hurt O'Dowd

Dr Frank Mols says ALP candidate Zac Beers could 'pounce'.

The Butcher, the baker and the drought fundraiser

The Butcher, the baker and the drought fundraiser

Here's a sweet way to help out struggling farmers.

LNP Ministers backing O'Dowd's performance

LNP Ministers backing O'Dowd's performance

Frontbenchers line up behind Flynn MP a week out from preselection.

Ken O'Dowd takes coal fight to Labor candidate

Ken O'Dowd takes coal fight to Labor candidate

'Where does Mr Beers stand on our coal future?'

O'Dowd gears up for career's first preselection fight

O'Dowd gears up for career's first preselection fight

The Member for Flynn says he is quietly confident.

O'Dowd welcomes damning ACCC report into power prices

O'Dowd welcomes damning ACCC report into power prices

'Too many fingers in the pie' in Queensland market, MP says.

SILENT FLIGHT: O'Dowd and Butcher trade blows over MRIs

premium_icon SILENT FLIGHT: O'Dowd and Butcher trade blows over MRIs

Mr O'Dowd said people did not want to see a 'public stoush'.

Butcher slams Coalition over lack of bulk-billed MRI

premium_icon Butcher slams Coalition over lack of bulk-billed MRI

Patients must travel to Rocky if they can't afford a $200 scan here.

HUMMOCK HILL: Govt could overrule council on $1.2b project

premium_icon HUMMOCK HILL: Govt could overrule council on $1.2b project

The Coordinator-General has notified GRC he is considering the move.

Budget sell begins in Flynn with ministerial visit

Budget sell begins in Flynn with ministerial visit

Rural Health Minister Bridget McKenzie visited Gladstone on Tuesday.

Churchill keeping mum on preselection challenge

Churchill keeping mum on preselection challenge

The Gladstone councillor was at the Port City Power on Saturday.

Beers slams budget as 'for the top end of town'

Beers slams budget as 'for the top end of town'

The ALP's Flynn candidate said it prioritised tax cuts for the rich.

High Court decision a boon for Gladstone councillor

High Court decision a boon for Gladstone councillor

Cr Glenn Churchill is seeking LNP preselection.

Aged care and a path to surplus: O'Dowd's Budget wish-list

Aged care and a path to surplus: O'Dowd's Budget wish-list

'We've got a shortage of beds right across Flynn.'

Gladstone Labour Day March

Gladstone Labour Day March

More than 300 workers marched through Gladstone today for Labour Day.

FIGHT FOR FLYNN: Time's up for LNP preselection hopefuls

FIGHT FOR FLYNN: Time's up for LNP preselection hopefuls

Flynn MP Ken O'Dowd could face challengers.

NAIF FIGHT: O'Dowd, Ketter spar over funding

premium_icon NAIF FIGHT: O'Dowd, Ketter spar over funding

The Flynn MP wasn't about to let Shorten take the spotlight.

Labor warhorse rules out challenge for Flynn seat

Labor warhorse rules out challenge for Flynn seat

Who's in and who's out for Labor's candidacy.