Anna Bligh

Reflections On Leadership, Love And Survival

2017-04-20T17:04:38+10:00July 7th, 2015|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

The Hon Anna Bligh - Queensland Premier September 2007-March 2012 - was the first woman to be elected a premier of an Australian state. Having spent over 17 years in the rough and tumble of the Queensland parliament - seven of them as either Deputy Premier or Premier – Anna Bligh knows something about hard [...]

The Social Media of Natural Disasters: The Queensland experience.

2017-05-10T17:23:35+10:00August 25th, 2011|Categories: Paper|Tags: , |

Queensland Premier Anna Bligh made history, on 21 March 2009, when she became the first popularly elected female Premier in Australia. Prior to the election, she served as Queensland Premier from 13 September 2007, following the resignation of Peter Beattie. During early 2011, Queensland faced major tragedies after years of drought with floods and cyclones [...]