Black Swan at Swan Lake, Port of Brisbane, Qld.
The Port of Brisbane’s proposal to ‘pave paradise and put up a parking lot’ is dead and buried.  The Newman Government listened to the public outcry over the threat to this important bird habitat and has knocked back development plans. 
Chickadee, our much-anticipated lifestyle magazine for tweens and teenagers was officially launched on World Farm Animals Day, 2 October 2013.  The ALQ committee organised a lovely party to celebrate the magazine coming to fruition and to thank the wonderful voluntee