Queensland Election 2020



Keppel kidney patients benefit from $5.7m hospital promise

Premium Content Keppel kidney patients benefit from $5.7m hospital promise

Hundreds of weekly medical trips from the Capricorn Coast to Rockhampton Hospital...

Warrego MP takes aim at political rivals for ‘backing down’

Premium Content Warrego MP takes aim at political rivals for ‘backing down’

WARREGO MP Ann Leahy didn’t mince her words about her political rivals who declined...

Election bounty: Campaign riches on offer for candidates

Premium Content Election bounty: Campaign riches on offer for candidates

Campaign cash on offer for candidates reveals just how much your vote counts to the...

Skyway project gets Premier’s tick of approval

Premium Content Skyway project gets Premier’s tick of approval

The $55 million cable-car project would link the main street of Airlie Beach with a...

ELECTION: Where to vote in the Lockyer this Saturday

Premium Content ELECTION: Where to vote in the Lockyer this Saturday

NOT sure where to cast your vote this weekend? We’ve got a list of locations...

Former Premier shuts down NSW border opening

Former Premier shuts down NSW border opening

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has shut down hope of the border opening with...

Premier’s about-face on euthanasia is pure politics

Premium Content Premier’s about-face on euthanasia is pure politics

Opinion: Premier’s about-face on euthanasia is pure politics

Sporting club asked parents to volunteer for Palmer

Premium Content Sporting club asked parents to volunteer for Palmer

Parents asked to volunteer for Palmer’s party to gain sponsorship

REPLAY: Labor snub slammed in Ipswich West debate

REPLAY: Labor snub slammed in Ipswich West debate

Ipswich West candidates have faced our questions



LIVESTREAM OVER: Ipswich and Ipswich West debates

LIVESTREAM OVER: Ipswich and Ipswich West debates

Find replays of these streams on the QT website

Why Bishop is ‘perplexed’ about who to vote for

Premium Content Why Bishop is ‘perplexed’ about who to vote for

“You shouldn’t compel people to act against their conscience..."

Dangerous CQ road to get $19m in safety upgrades

Premium Content Dangerous CQ road to get $19m in safety upgrades

More overtaking lanes will be delivered on the road if the Australian Labor Party...

WATCH: Locals outline key state election issues

Premium Content WATCH: Locals outline key state election issues

Here’s what locals had to say about key election issues

Full list of pre-polling booth locations in QLD

Full list of pre-polling booth locations in QLD

The ECQ has revealed they are expecting more electors to vote early

Everything you need to know about Bundamba election

Premium Content Everything you need to know about Bundamba election

Still making up your mind? Here’s what you need to know about the race for...

Everything you need to know about Jordan election

Premium Content Everything you need to know about Jordan election

Here’s what you need to know about the race for the seat of Jordan

REPLAY: Watch Traeger candidates debate

Premium Content REPLAY: Watch Traeger candidates debate

Incumbent Katter’s Australian Party’s Traeger MP Robbie Katter will go up against...

Minor party vote collapse to flip ultra-marginal seat result

Premium Content Minor party vote collapse to flip ultra-marginal seat result

An incredible collapse in votes for one of the minor parties is set to cause a...


ELECTION PLEDGE: New dams to create 5000 Wide Bay jobs

Premium Content ELECTION PLEDGE: New dams to create 5000 Wide Bay jobs

LNP Leader Deb Frecklington said the new Cooranga and Barlil weirs were a key part of her party’s plan to double the value of Queensland’s agricultural output by...

Bid to split Qld in two, but south won’t get a say

Premium Content Bid to split Qld in two, but south won’t get a say

The Katter’s Australian Party will push for a referendum to split North Queensland into its own state within six months of a new parliament.

Where the Qld election will be won

Where the Qld election will be won

With more than 30 marginal seats, the Queensland election could be anybody’s. These are the seats that could make or break either major party.

Everything you need to know about Ipswich West

Premium Content Everything you need to know about Ipswich West

Here’s what you need to know about Ipswich West with election day looming

Mackay candidate campaigns while on extended sick leave

Premium Content Mackay candidate campaigns while on extended sick leave

The state election contender hit back at those trying to ‘smear and defame me’.

Shock poll result in South Brisbane seat

Premium Content Shock poll result in South Brisbane seat

Support for the once feared and revered deputy premier Jackie Trad has plummeted, according to the results of a Newspoll survey. SEE POLL RESULTS

Trad may go but it won’t be for long

Premium Content Trad may go but it won’t be for long

If there’s one thing that can be said for sure, if Jackie Trad is going down, she’s going down fighting.

Pledge to build new 24/7 fire station for Greater Springfield

Premium Content Pledge to build new 24/7 fire station for Greater...

Labor says it will construct a new fire and rescue station to better service Greater Springfield

Cash splash: Major election promises for Mackay

Premium Content Cash splash: Major election promises for Mackay

FULL LIST: Big funding pledges our pollies have made so far.

What the Gladstone candidates will do to cut power prices

Premium Content What the Gladstone candidates will do to cut power prices

We asked what their plans were for affordable, reliable power for the future.

Two new weirs, 5000 jobs: Deb’s big promises for Bundaberg

Premium Content Two new weirs, 5000 jobs: Deb’s big promises for Bundaberg

Deb Frecklington has announced an LNP government will build two new weirs in the Wide Bay Burnett.

Candidates’ promises for Gladstone revealed

Premium Content Candidates’ promises for Gladstone revealed

The candidates promised to deliver on issues including jobs, manufacturing, electricity, health and the Bruce Highway.

Election campaign trolls denounced by Labor and LNP

Premium Content Election campaign trolls denounced by Labor and LNP

BUTCHER: ‘Take a photo of me and say I’m an idiot, but don’t attack my volunteers or my family.’

‘I’m backing Deb’: How LNP leader’s family support mum

Premium Content ‘I’m backing Deb’: How LNP leader’s family support mum

While Deb Frecklington’s husband and three daughters concede her frantic schedule can be challenging, they are happy to help with her political campaign.

Euthanasia could stop Labor forming minority government

Premium Content Euthanasia could stop Labor forming minority government

KAP leader Robbie Katter, whose party could play a decisive role in picking the next government, has hit out at the Premier over her euthanasia pledge.

The real Palaszczuk revealed: ‘It’s been endless work’

Premium Content The real Palaszczuk revealed: ‘It’s been endless work’

Far from being the “accidental premier”, Annastacia Palasczuk has always been a leader says the person who knows her best

‘Disappointed’: Call for parties to dig deep for tourism

Premium Content ‘Disappointed’: Call for parties to dig deep for tourism

‘A lot of road funding commitments have been made; we can only upgrade so many roads.’

Gladstone councillors show their allegiances at early voting

Premium Content Gladstone councillors show their allegiances at early voting

“We’ve already taken over 7000 votes here,” Gladstone electorate returning officer Mark Larney.

Premiers announcement a major boost for Regional Queensland

Premium Content Premiers announcement a major boost for Regional Queensland

South Burnett Mayor Brett Otto said a re-elected Labour government will provide major funding programs for regional councils

REVEALED: Where the candidates say jobs will come

Premium Content REVEALED: Where the candidates say jobs will come

“What will you do to ensure our children and people can obtain good secure jobs for theirs and the city’s future?”

Is Palaszczuk losing her grip?

Premium Content Is Palaszczuk losing her grip?

The Labor campaign is looking a little wobbly this week after dominating the first fortnight, writes Steven Wardill.

Knives still out for LNP leader

Premium Content Knives still out for LNP leader

Relations between LNP HQ and leader Deb Frecklington remain fraught after those ill-fated efforts to oust her just a few months back, writes STEVEN WARDILL.

Electoral roll accusations: Has your privacy been lost?

Premium Content Electoral roll accusations: Has your privacy been lost?

Big data is an emerging weapon in the arsenal of political parties during elections. This is how they are using it to target you.

Labor accused of giving voters’ private details to unions

Premium Content Labor accused of giving voters’ private details to unions

Names, dates of birth, addresses and phone numbers of an unknown number of people has allegedly been shared between the Queensland Labor Party and unions.