With a debt of $3.125 million falling due on June 30 next, the incoming president of the Queensland Irish Association (QIA) faces a difficult task.
This week the Irish Echo caught up with Cork man John Wilson who now calls Brisbane his home.
FOR the Mt Isa Irish Club, being green has always meant flying the tricolour and paying homage to their antecedents. But when their power bills reached $60,000 a month, going green took on new meaning.
New migrant Conor Newell is warning fellow plumbers about the hefty costs they face setting up in Australia.
Joe Quinn was born in a tent in Ipswich, Queensland to two Irish famine survivors.
Huge disappointment following the decision by the Queensland Heritage Council not to heritage list the O’Reilly Bonded Stores on Margaret Street, Brisbane.