May 2016

Published a story 24th May 2016 10:25 AM

The long awaited upgrade of the Ipswich Motorway from Darra to Rocklea is set to begin in full next year - but early works will start from June.

Ipswich Motorway upgrade: 470 jobs up for grabs

The long awaited upgrade of the Ipswich Motorway from Darra to Rocklea is set to begin in full next year - but early works will start from June.

Published a story 23rd May 2016 3:07 PM

In a Wolf Creek type attack Peter John Van de Wetering drugged and raped a German backpacker in an abandoned shaering shed near Stanthorpe.

Man drugs and rapes German backpacker: court

In a Wolf Creek type attack Peter John Van de Wetering drugged and raped a German backpacker in an abandoned shaering shed near Stanthorpe.

Published a story 22nd May 2016 6:06 PM

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates and more distressed residents than Brisbane

Mental health services in region in dire straits

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates and more distressed residents than Brisbane

Published a story 21st May 2016 10:36 AM

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates and more distressed residents than Brisbane.

Big mental health gap between city and country

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates and more distressed residents than Brisbane.

Published a story 21st May 2016 9:30 AM

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted-injury rates than Brisbane.

FAIR GO: Tough battle to access mental health services

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted-injury rates than Brisbane.

Published a story 20th May 2016 12:18 PM

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates than Brisbane.

Our mental health services suffering

STARTLING figures show we have higher suicide and self-inflicted injury rates than Brisbane.

Published a story 12th May 2016 8:17 AM

ROCKHAMPTON residents are less likely to have studied since they finished school than their counterparts in Brisbane.

Regional residents less likely to undertake further study

ROCKHAMPTON residents are less likely to have studied since they finished school than their counterparts in Brisbane.

Published a story 12th May 2016 6:54 AM

FRASER COAST residents are less likely to have studied since they finished high school than their counterparts in Brisbane.

No uni? Fewer options: Coast people less likely to study

FRASER COAST residents are less likely to have studied since they finished high school than their counterparts in Brisbane.

Published a story 11th May 2016 7:44 PM

It's putting people working in the mines at the bottom of a cold dark hole, that doesn't lead to an ore deposit.

Mining companies cut wages by exploiting dodgy loopholes

It's putting people working in the mines at the bottom of a cold dark hole, that doesn't lead to an ore deposit.

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Geoff has been working for the QT since August 2011 covering Ipswich’s rural areas. He started working for APN in January 2010 with the Chinchilla News in western Queensland after growing up on a grain farm. Geoff spends his time out of work watching far too much sport following the Reds, the Broncos and various American teams.