Green light for new airport

CASA gives Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport a clear run to its November 17 take-off.
CASA gives Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport a clear run to its November 17 take-off.
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THE 2014 Lancefield Brahman Invitation sale saw particularly strong stud support lift the sale to a top of $38,000. THE 2014 Lancefield Brahman Invitation sale saw particularly strong stud support lift the sale to a top of $38,000.
MANAGING a little more than 2400 hectares of prime agricultural land at the head of the Condamine River, Wayne Frank says he is in the middle of the driest season he has ever witnessed. MANAGING a little more than 2400 hectares of prime agricultural land at the head of the Condamine River, Wayne Frank says he is in the middle of the driest season he has ever witnessed.
LIMITED rainfall and the associated yield penalties are an ongoing concern for central Darling Downs grain grower and agronomist Michael Hegarty. LIMITED rainfall and the associated yield penalties are an ongoing concern for central Darling Downs grain grower and agronomist Michael Hegarty.
HER Royal Highness the Princess Royal has highlighted the importance of agricultural shows in Brisbane this afternoon. HER Royal Highness the Princess Royal has highlighted the importance of agricultural shows in Brisbane this afternoon.
The state government has announced a long awaited bypass for Beaudesert.
16 Oct 14 The state government has announced a long awaited bypass for Beaudesert.
A MASSIVE investment in Australia's ailing freight network will be crucial if primary producers are to fully capitalise on growing demand from Asia in the coming decades.
11 Oct 14 A MASSIVE investment in Australia's ailing freight network will be crucial if primary producers are to fully capitalise on growing demand from Asia in the coming decades.
CENTRAL Queensland is a step closer to become the food bowl of Australia with its regional mayors endorsing a grand agriculture plan.
10 Oct 14  1 CENTRAL Queensland is a step closer to become the food bowl of Australia with its regional mayors endorsing a grand agriculture plan.
THREE federal government MPs took to the skies this morning from Rockhampton Airport to inspect prospective infrastructure projects in the region.
09 Oct 14 THREE federal government MPs took to the skies this morning from Rockhampton Airport to inspect prospective infrastructure projects in the region.
THE eyes of the aviation world are on this runway. Watching every precious minute on the countdown to November 17, when QantasLink will start double daily return flights from Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport to Sydney, is Denis Wagner, overseeing the final stages of the ambitious project's construction.
04 Oct 14 THE eyes of the aviation world are on this runway. Watching every precious minute on the countdown to November 17, when QantasLink will start double daily return flights from Brisbane...
GLOBAL animal health and nutrition company Alltech has bought SA premix manufacturer and feed ingredient supplier Lienert Australia.
25 Sep 14 GLOBAL animal health and nutrition company Alltech has bought SA premix manufacturer and feed ingredient supplier Lienert Australia.
SPRINGSURE district beef producer Christine Rolfe, Birrong, has nominated to run as general president at the forthcoming AgForce council elections.
22 Sep 14  4 SPRINGSURE district beef producer Christine Rolfe, Birrong, has nominated to run as general president at the forthcoming AgForce council elections.
PRODUCING high quality milk for the export market has seen third generation dairy farmer Josh Loweke rethink his approach to farming locally.
20 Sep 14 PRODUCING high quality milk for the export market has seen third generation dairy farmer Josh Loweke rethink his approach to farming locally.
THEY'RE bright red, shiny and hard to miss. At least, they were when they first arrived at Burnett Youth Learning Centre (BYLC) three months ago.
14 Sep 14 THEY'RE bright red, shiny and hard to miss. At least, they were when they first arrived at Burnett Youth Learning Centre (BYLC) three months ago.
CENTRAL Queensland could be transformed into a food bowl - not a dust bowl - if the bold plan for a mega plan on the Fitzroy River gets off the ground.
09 Sep 14 CENTRAL Queensland could be transformed into a food bowl - not a dust bowl - if the bold plan for a mega plan on the Fitzroy River gets off the ground.
IT could be dismissed as an old man's sentimental dream, but surrounded by more than 60 years' worth of meticulous record-keeping, Sir Graham McCamley is backing up his vision.
09 Sep 14  1 IT could be dismissed as an old man's sentimental dream, but surrounded by more than 60 years' worth of meticulous record-keeping, Sir Graham McCamley is backing up his vision.
Member for Warrego Howard Hobbs has announced he is quitting state politics.
05 Sep 14  3 Member for Warrego Howard Hobbs has announced he is quitting state politics.
CAPITAL of all sorts – human and foreign predominantly – is the currency needed to give Australia’s troubled northern beef industry a chance at getting back up off its knees, according to speakers at the CEO outback business summit held in Longreach recently.
05 Sep 14  4 CAPITAL of all sorts – human and foreign predominantly – is the currency needed to give Australia’s troubled northern beef industry a chance at getting back up off its knees, according...
MOMEMTUM is building behind a push to develop a sustainable national model for multi-peril crop insurance.
05 Sep 14 MOMEMTUM is building behind a push to develop a sustainable national model for multi-peril crop insurance.

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Doctor Barney as Deputy Prime Minister is a horror movie in 3D, but it is halloween.
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In some ways you have a point Freshy but not totally. You are right to say farmers need to
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Yeah, that's right, FFS, in the 15th floor penthouse. How nice of you to remember. Are you going
CASA gives Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport a clear run to its November 17 take-off.24 Oct 14 CASA gives Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport a clear run to its November 17 take-off.
The state government has announced a long awaited bypass for Beaudesert.16 Oct 14 The state government has announced a long awaited bypass for Beaudesert.