Lawrence Springborg has become the faithful family Labrador of Queensland politics - universally liked and respected but not relied on by his masters to catch and kill a hearty dinner.
Noel Towell 1260-day wage freeze for Barrier Reef public servants before EA consigned to a watery grave.
Felicity Caldwell Queensland government departments have spent thousands of dollars on hospitality and functions this year, such as workshops, award ceremonies and community barbecues.
Felicity Caldwell Special events organisers splashed out $2.71 million in the past financial year for Queensland Ambulance Service paramedics to attend their events.
Rachel Clun Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk says there is "a lot more room for humour in City Hall"
Rohan Connolly The AFL pre-season has embraced the bush. Now it's once again embracing the suburbs.
Tony Moore Expect to see a more sophisticated "Gold Coast" marketed to the world in 2017, Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate said on Wednesday.
James Hall The GWS Giants have confirmed they will play the North Melbourne Kangaroos at Manuka Oval in the pre-season tournament.
Daniel Cherny The fairytale of the Western Bulldogs' on-field success has translated into an off-field windfall for the club, with the Dogs wiping more than $6 million from their debt in a year.
Amy Mitchell-Whittington and Rachel Clun Severe thunderstorms are tracking east across south east Queensland and are expected to hit Kilcoy in the north and the Gold Coast hinterland in the south within the hour.