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    The Hon Y D'Ath | 10:24am

    Attorney-General appeals sentence of Sterling Free

    Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath has decided to appeal the sentence of Sterling Free on the basis it is manifestly inadequate.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | 9:55am

    Queensland delivers on landmark Not Now, Not Ever recommendations

    A major milestone in the fight against domestic and family violence has been achieved, with the Premier announcing all 140 of the landmark Not Now, Not Ever report recommendations have been implemented.

    The Hon K Jones | 8:40am

    New Far North Queensland marketing campaign launched in India

    The Palaszczuk Government will launch a new marketing campaign this month to boost Indian tourism numbers to Tropical North Queensland.

    The Hon M Furner | Yesterday 6:08pm

    Taiwan lychee varieties grow future for Queensland exports

    A significant step was taken today on the long road to exporting Queensland grown varieties of Taiwanese lychees to Asian markets.

    The Hon L Enoch | Yesterday 2:11pm

    World Ballet Day celebrations are en pointe

    Ballet lovers around the world will be celebrating all aspects of this artful expression and shining a light on the beauty of dance today (23 October) for World Ballet Day.

    The Hon Y D'Ath | Yesterday 1:21pm

    It’s now easier for child abuse survivors to sue institutions

    The Palaszczuk Government has passed major reforms to make it easier for the survivors of all kinds of child abuse to sue the institutions where the offences occurred.

    The Honourable Dr A Lynham | Yesterday 11:36am

    Carole King was right: the earth is moving under your feet

    Queensland is on the move and a Bill before Parliament is going to help us catch up, so we can get where we want to go.

    The Hon M Bailey | Yesterday 11:30am

    LNP’s position on road safety endangers lives

    Today’s comments by LNP opposition leader Deb Frecklington to retreat on road safety and scrap covert speed cameras are callous and reckless.

    The Hon K Jones | Yesterday 10:51am

    Recovery campaign urges sneaky pre-Christmas short breaks

    A new tourism campaign has been launched today encouraging Aussies to take a ‘sneaky short break’ to the Southern Queensland Country region before Christmas, aimed at supporting bushfire and drought-affected regions.

    The Hon K Jones | Yesterday 10:48am

    Fitzgerald Constructions Australia to build Neville Bonner bridge

    Tourism Industry Development Minister Kate Jones has today announced Fitzgerald Constructions Australia would build the Neville Bonner bridge.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Yesterday 10:35am

    Ipswich to be home to the Office for Veterans

    Queensland’s new Office for Veterans will be based in Ipswich.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Yesterday 10:15am

    We said ‘We Can Do it!’ So we did; Queensland reaches gender parity!

    The Palaszczuk Government has delivered on its target of fifty percent women on government boards by 2020.

    The Hon C Dick | Yesterday 8:00am

    Central Queensland tops $1 billion in regional manufacturing activity

    Central Queensland has emerged as the state’s regional manufacturing powerhouse, with local industry in and around the Fitzroy region contributing more than $1 billion annually to the Queensland economy.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Tuesday 5:13pm

    Additional funding for cyclone-damaged Whitsundays harbour

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    The Hon M Furner | Tuesday 4:37pm

    Superstar scientists supporting state’s sorghum industry

    World-class research from Queensland’s leading scientists is supporting significant growth in the state’s sorghum industry and boosting exports to markets around the world.

    The Hon G Grace | Tuesday 4:03pm

    More support for vulnerable workers on the way

    Amendments to workers’ compensation laws to improve support for vulnerable workers have passed Parliament today.

    The Hon Y D'Ath | Tuesday 2:49pm

    Queensland kids show they’re too smart to be scammed

    Queensland’s Office of Fair Trading (OFT) received an overwhelming response to its Buy Smart Competition this year with more than 1,000 students submitting entries in a bid to win the state’s top consumer awareness prizes.

    The Hon C Dick | Tuesday 12:00pm

    Month of Manufacturing celebrates Queensland business innovation

    Queensland is right now celebrating the success of its manufacturing sector, which contributes approximately $20.3 billion annually to the state’s economy and employs around 170,000 Queenslanders across the state.

    The Hon K Jones | Tuesday 11:08am

    Economic data reveals strong growth in international education

    New data shows Queensland’s international education sector is more diverse than any other state.

    The Hon G Grace | Tuesday 10:41am

    Education Queensland receives international recognition for improvement

    The Queensland Department of Education has received international recognition for its continuous work in improving the lives of students.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Tuesday 10:38am

    Queensland announces inquiry into welfare of retired racehorses

    The Premier has announced an urgent inquiry into the treatment of retired racehorses and animal welfare concerns in dealing with retired racehorses at Queensland abattoirs.

    The Hon Y D'Ath | Tuesday 10:10am

    Making it easier for child abuse survivors to sue institutions

    The Palaszczuk Government will introduce major reforms to make it easier for the survivors of all kinds of child abuse to sue the institutions where the offences occurred.

    The Hon M Bailey | Tuesday 7:30am

    Express gates put Smart Ticketing in the fast lane

    Queensland's new $371 million Smart Ticketing system is in the fast lane with an express gates trial at Brisbane's Central Station.

    The Hon D Farmer | Monday 10:29am

    Young Queenslanders combat cyberbullying at CONVO2019

    More than 100 young Queenslanders from across the state will put their heads together today at the Queensland State Netball Centre to come up with strategies to combat cyberbullying.

    The Hon S Fentiman | Monday 10:01am

    Getting small business back on track across Queensland

    Small businesses hit by monsoonal flooding in northern Queensland earlier this year will get free mentoring and advice with face-to-face access to business advisors, support networks and government agencies.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Sunday 11:12am

    $1.85 million upgrade for patients at PA Hospital Spinal Injuries Unit

    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced $1.85 million for vital upgrades to patient amenities in the state’s Spinal Injuries Unit (SIU) at Princess Alexandra Hospital (PAH).

    The Hon Y D'Ath | Sunday 9:00am

    Brisbane Registry is Queensland’s top wedding venue

    The Brisbane Registry is Queensland’s top wedding venue, hosting 2,017 of the state’s 23,113 nuptials during 2018-19, as couples choose to say ‘I do’ in the room with the view.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Sunday 8:26am

    New women’s app to help thousands of Endometriosis sufferers

    Women with endometriosis will soon have access to more resources to support their care, with funding from the Palaszczuk Government.

    The Hon C Crawford | Saturday 5:11pm

    Best of SES recognised at State Awards

    The dedication of Queensland’s State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers has been recognised at the State SES Week Awards ceremony.

    The Hon L Enoch | Saturday 8:00am

    Someone’s trash is another’s treasure

    The nation’s biggest sustainability and community event takes place this weekend with more than 60,000 Queenslanders expected to participate in the Garage Sale Trail.