Qantas could be flying on mustard seeds if COVID-19 cutbacks don’t get in the way of the airline’s plans to convert the majority of its annual $4.6 billion jet fuel spend to sustainable aviation fuel.
Qantas CEO Alan Joyce has called for a national strategy to trigger the closing and reopening of state borders, removing “different rules for different states” and provide greater certainty for the travel and tourism industry’s recovery.
Dreamworld parent company Ardent Leisure has pleaded guilty to three charges over the 2016 Thunder River Rapids Ride tragedy that killed four people.
Queensland will double-down to become a global powerhouse producing international TV shows and original series for streaming giants like Netflix and Stan, with the flip side of the strategy to take more Queensland stories to an international audience.
Queenslanders have been warned against travelling to NSW amid concerns virus outbreaks could get out of control as residents and travellers who have been in 104 Sydney suburbs will be banned from entering the state from Monday.
Queenslanders will be able to attend as many as 19 AFL games in 20 days from next week, with the unprecedented elite AFL showcase contributing to booming participation rates in the sport across the state.