Letters to the Editor

Tue 9 Jun 2020

All lives matter, including the young

premium_icon All lives matter, including the young

YES, black lives matter, but when it comes to stating the obvious without any aspect of racism, all lives matter — black, white and all other racial blends.

Tue 2 Jun 2020

LETTER: Scomo has redeemed himself with handling of Covid

premium_icon LETTER: Scomo has redeemed himself with handling of Covid

"WHILE Scott Morrison’s lowest point was in the bushfire crisis, his finest moments have definitely been during the COVID-19 pandemic."

Mon 1 Jun 2020

Are reef regulations ‘politically motivated’?

premium_icon Are reef regulations ‘politically motivated’?

Further regulation of farm practices, wielding a big stick against growers, is counter-productive

Fri 29 May 2020

Keeping borders closed is 'small price to pay' for safety

premium_icon Keeping borders closed is 'small price to pay' for safety

There is something everyone can do to help alleviate the border issue.

Mon 25 May 2020

Why Premier is right to keep border closed

premium_icon Why Premier is right to keep border closed

YOUR SAY: Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is right to keep the state border closed indefinitely.

Thu 14 May 2020

Politicians shouldn't forget bushfire response during crisis

premium_icon Politicians shouldn't forget bushfire response during crisis

"It’s time mayor and councillors to give urgent attention to this problem."

Wed 13 May 2020

'Why I've self isolated since mid-March'

premium_icon 'Why I've self isolated since mid-March'

"To everyone itching to get out and spend spend spend, your time for freedom will come."

Sat 25 Apr 2020

YOUR SAY: Questions remain over Christensen’s absence

premium_icon YOUR SAY: Questions remain over Christensen’s absence

‘Could any other worker that votes in Dawson electorate be absent from their workplace … for almost 300 days?’

Mon 6 Apr 2020

OPINION: We think Aussies are well mannered, but they're not

premium_icon OPINION: We think Aussies are well mannered, but they're not

IT IS so easy to make claims about behavior and attitude. It is not dependent, in any way, upon truth, or fact.

Tue 17 Mar 2020

Resident's 'simple' solution to toilet roll shortage

premium_icon Resident's 'simple' solution to toilet roll shortage

YOUR VIEW: Someone reported driving to almost every supermarket in Toowoomba on Friday and came home without a single toilet roll.

Mon 9 Mar 2020

ENOUGH IS ENOUGH: Leave the PM alone

premium_icon ENOUGH IS ENOUGH: Leave the PM alone

"My contemporaries and I feel that it is time to end the unwarranted attacks on our hardworking Prime Minister over his handling of the bushfire crisis."

Mon 17 Feb 2020

Hats off to Llew, but he should go further

premium_icon Hats off to Llew, but he should go further

As a conservative voter I have nothing but admiration for Member for Wide Bay Member Llew O’Brien for his stand.

Wed 12 Feb 2020

The Greenies just don’t give a damn

premium_icon The Greenies just don’t give a damn

The Greens and climate change demonstrators who want the coal industry shut down should tell us what they expect these fellow workers do for a living.

Tue 4 Feb 2020

LETTERS: Pensioners shouldn't have to fork out cash to drive

premium_icon LETTERS: Pensioners shouldn't have to fork out cash to drive

"MANY of us are too old to stand for parliament, but I would love to see a person whose first priority is pensioners."

Mon 3 Feb 2020

Transport Dept asked to step in on koala death stretch

premium_icon Transport Dept asked to step in on koala death stretch

The busy Gympie region road is a hot spot for koalas and tourists but the deaths are happening with brutal monotony, a letter write says.

LETTER: Greta, where are your solutions?

premium_icon LETTER: Greta, where are your solutions?

LISTENING to Greta Thunberg lecture the world’s leaders shows what passion and emotion, unfettered by logic, rationality and responsibility sounds like.

LETTER: Aussies in China not the government's problem

LETTER: Aussies in China not the government's problem

"THE hundreds of citizens trapped in China is mind boggling."

Thu 30 Jan 2020

YOUR SAY: Australian Open water from China ‘outrageous’

premium_icon YOUR SAY: Australian Open water from China ‘outrageous’

How they can justify importing this product from China and charge such an inflated price is beyond me.

Wed 29 Jan 2020

LETTERS: An idea for fixing Moneys Creek

premium_icon LETTERS: An idea for fixing Moneys Creek

"ONE idea for the Moneys Creek expense problem: for the runoff water, I would put a big pipe from the entrance to the lagoon, right through to the sea."

Tue 28 Jan 2020

LETTERS: Time to ban physically punishing kids at school

premium_icon LETTERS: Time to ban physically punishing kids at school

"MP DAVID Batt recently wrote about the LNP’s plan to build a better Queensland (NM, 11/1 and 15/1)."

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