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Investigation lifts the lid on the shocking practice of gay conversion therapy in Australia
An explosive investigation has lifted the lid on an outdated practice still alive within some conservative Christian churches where young gay people are being told they are “broken” by ministers trying to convert them to heterosexuality, often causing lifelong...

Teachers v students: Our 20 most improved schools
Some Australian schools have improved their student-teacher ratio by up to 74 per cent in the five years to 2018, new data has found. Ali Mountfield, mother of 12-year-old triplets Hannah, Lucy and Oscar Smit, believes class size does matter. Picture: Kym...

Why storms could spell bad news for the Queensland bushfire crisis
The chance of a storm early this week could do more harm than good for Queensland's ongoing bushfire crisis, forecasters say. Bureau of Meteorology forecaster Sam Campbell said a trough was expected to blow over the state on Tuesday, bringing a chance...

Queensland Young Achiever Awards

Nominations are NOW Open for the 2016-17 Queensland Young Achiever Awards.
The purpose of the Qld Young Achiever Award is to acknowledge, encourage and most importantly promote the positive achievements of all young people up to and including 29 years of ages as of 31 December 2016.
Nominations Close on 19 January 2017.
Need help nominating someone, call 13 74 68
You can nominate online at awardsaustralia.com/young-achiever-awards/qld

If you need help to nominate someone, please go online and contact the organisers as they wish to ensure everyone can be nominated.
Winners will receive $2000 thanks to Auswide Bank.

More information can also be found at: www.qld.gov.au/youth/be-involved-have-your-say/youth-week/