Posted by Alex Scott on February 25, 2013
Campbell Newman's government is launching an unprecedented attack on our state's correctional system, putting correctional staff, inmates and the community at risk.
Posted by Alex Scott on February 20, 2013
2012 was a challenging year for all working Queenslanders - especially in Queensland Health. In 2013 we must keep up our fight against Campbell Newman's funding and job cuts, but we also need to make sure we campaign and win on other issues in your workplace.
Posted by Julie Bignell on February 19, 2013
Yesterday we wrote to Peter Patmore with a list of outstanding questions that delegates feel must be answered before we can ballot Queensland Health's new Payroll Hub Proposal (version 2). A copy of this letter can be viewed here.
Posted by Alex Scott on February 12, 2013
Queensland's regional centres, like Cairns, are more than just cities, they are the hubs that connect our state together, linking the bush with the services that communities need.
Posted by Alex Scott on February 11, 2013
First of all, thank you to everybody who has told us their priorities for this year as members get started Reclaiming Our Rights. It's been great getting your feelings on the things that matter the most to you as we get started on this campaign to reclaim public servants' rights.
Posted by Alex Scott on February 6, 2013
It is a very testing time for everyone in QPS at the moment - with the upheaval and uncertainty of the current restructuring compounded by the challenges of the ferocious Queensland weather. We hope you are staying safe and looking after each other as best you can.
Posted by Vivienne Doogan on February 4, 2013
Queenslanders have once again been tested by extreme weather. Thanks to all of those who are working hard to help their communities in times of need. It's times like these that we are reminded why strong public services and public service jobs are important for all Queenslanders.
Posted by Alex Scott on January 23, 2013
I am asking your support to make this Newman government accountable for its failures in health services delivery.
Posted by Vivienne Doogan on January 16, 2013
We know that Campbell Newman's government is hurting our economy, now they have attacked Townsville Hospital, cutting jobs and hurting services.
Posted by Alex Scott on January 16, 2013
Across the state the government has been taking the knife to our public hospital system. Now the Newman government has reduced clinical services at the Princess Alexandra Hospital, one of the southside's main hospitals, threatening vital health services.