Local Business News

Wed 18 Jul 2018

Toll drop: ‘We are not in a position to do that’

premium_icon Toll drop: ‘We are not in a position to do that’

SOUTHEAST Queensland’s toll road operator has ruled out reducing tolls to help ease congestion, likening its current position to maintaining a home loan.

'Costco effect' already making impact on fuel prices

'Costco effect' already making impact on fuel prices

Fuel prices in Ipswich are dropping ahead of Costco opening in November

Queensland’s most expensive tradies revealed

premium_icon Queensland’s most expensive tradies revealed

Consumers are paying the price with a big surge in the cost of hiring builders in the past year. Here’s what you’ll pay if you need a tradie in Queensland.

New data shows residential lot sizes shrinking

premium_icon New data shows residential lot sizes shrinking

The average lot size across Ipswich has fallen by 569 square metres since the early 1900s.

Tue 17 Jul 2018

PRICE COMPARISON: Families the biggest Costco winners

premium_icon PRICE COMPARISON: Families the biggest Costco winners

Families with small children still getting about in nappies can save hundreds of dollars a year when Costco opens at Bundamba.

New, family-friendly markets will delight shoppers

premium_icon New, family-friendly markets will delight shoppers

MARKETS are hugely popular and even more so when Vicki Martin is at the helm

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