Tag: moves

WA shipbuilder Civmec moves to secure Navy submarine contract

Posted December 14, 2015 20:48:24 WA shipbuilder Civmec has teamed up with a German manufacturing giant to prove it can play a part in constructing Australia’s subsequent fleet of submarines. The Federal Government has announced plans to rebuild the Royal Australian Navy’s vessels and is considering contracts for the subsequent fleet of submarines. The Commonwealth…


Mother shares fears as parole for Russell Street bomber moves closer

Posted December 14, 2015 16:41:11 The mother of murdered Melbourne teenager Prue Bird says she is on edge at the believed the man linked to her daughter’s death could quickly be released from jail. Craig Minogue has served 29 years for the 1986 bombing of Victoria Police’s headquarters on Russell Street. He was a standover…


Fish kill investigation concentrate moves to water quality

Posted December 03, 2015 17:58:19 Scientists investigating the deaths of more than 1,000 fish at Cockburn Sound, south of Perth, say early tests recommend environmental variables are most likely to blame. The dead fish initial washed up in late November. This week there have been more reports of big numbers of dead blowfish and snapper…


NT Opposition Leader moves motion of no self-assurance against Government

By Sally Brooks Posted December 01, 2015 12:13:45 The Northern Territory Opposition Leader has moved a motion of no self-confidence in the Territory Government in Parliament. If profitable the motion could trigger an early election. In Parliament, Michael Gunner said it was time to speak about the future of the Northern Territory. “We are presently…