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Cool project takes NQ mangoes on fruitful journey

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | at 4:11pm
Keeping exported mangoes cooler for better freshness is just one project to be showcased at the Hort Connections Conference which started in Brisbane today.

Budget delivers more record road spending for the Brisbane, Ipswich and Redlands area

Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | at 3:00pm
The Palaszczuk Government will deliver $418.9 million of road infrastructure for the Metropolitan District of South-East Queensland in 2018-19 – the third straight year of record road investment for the state.

You Can fight cancer at new hub at RBWH

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | at 2:30pm
Queensland’s largest hospital will soon be home to the state’s only public specialised adolescent and young adult cancer centre thanks to the collaborative efforts of Sony Foundation and Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital.

Jobs, investment and domestic gas on the Downs

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | at 1:42pm
A $140m investment and agreement between Senex and Jemena is tangible evidence that the Palaszczuk Government’s commitment to the domestic gas market is paying dividends.

Budget delivers more record road spending for the South Coast

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | at 10:00am
The Palaszczuk Government will deliver $372.1 million of road infrastructure in 2018-19 for the South Coast district as part of another record investment for the third year in a row.

Funding announced to protect the future of the Gold Coast Seaway

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | at 9:30am
A $3.35m upgrade to the jetty of the Gold Coast Seaway’s Sand Bypass System has been given the green light.

Brisbane’s ugly duckling to be demolished for new underground station

Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | Yesterday at 1:30pm
The building often cited as one of Brisbane’s ugliest – the Brisbane Transit Centre – will be demolished to make way for Cross River Rail’s new underground Roma Street Station.

Queensland skies open for Aerospace Roadmap

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | Yesterday at 1:00pm
Queensland’s fast-growing aerospace sector is set to benefit from up to $5 million in State Government funding for a suite of new, forward-thinking programs.

NRL Magic Round in Queensland to generate millions for economy

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | Yesterday at 9:48am
An entire round of the NRL will be played over one weekend in Brisbane next year following an historic agreement set to pump more than $60 million into Queensland’s economy.  The Palaszczuk Government and Brisbane City Council have signed a multi-year deal with the NRL to have a ...

Palaszczuk Government Organised Crime Laws Keeping Queensland Safe

Attorney-General and Minister for Justice | The Honourable Yvette D'Ath | Yesterday at 8:00am
The outlaw motorcycle gang, Satudarah, has been declared an ‘identified organisation’ in Queensland as part of the Palaszczuk Government’s commitment to combating organised crime.

Peter Faust Dam to gain new recreation facilities

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Saturday at 2:00pm
Whitsunday Regional Council is planning exciting new recreation facilities at Peter Faust Dam after taking over management of the recreation area from SunWater.

Queensland Government response to Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Friday at 5:32pm
The Queensland Government has accepted or supported in principle more than 240 recommendations of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.

Bauxite mining innovation a win for North Queensland

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | Friday at 3:06pm
A collaborative project between researchers and industry to develop an innovative mining process could unlock massive, previously untapped, bauxite deposits in North Queensland within the next five years.

Full steam ahead for growing Bundaberg cruising industry

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | Friday at 2:55pm
The first cruise ship ever to port in Bundaberg will arrive this weekend.

Strawberry fields for Asia

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Friday at 1:54pm
A Palaszczuk Government program to help local food businesses woo international consumers is already bearing fruit, with high hopes that Asian suppliers will soon be ordering our Red Rhapsody strawberries grown on the Sunshine Coast.

$16 million to fund water upgrades in Kowanyama and Mapoon

Minister for Local Government, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs | The Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe | Friday at 1:20pm
The Cape York communities of Kowanyama and Mapoon will receive a share in $16 million from the Palaszczuk Government to upgrade vital water, wastewater and solid waste facilities.

Electricity customers better off in Queensland

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Friday at 1:17pm
Further proof of the effectiveness of the Palaszczuk Government’s energy policies came today with the announcement of a 3.8 per cent reduction in household electricity prices and a ‘best in nation’ report from the Australian Energy Market Commission.

Queensland strengthens its fight against elder abuse

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | Friday at 12:15pm
The Palaszczuk Government continues to strengthen its resolve against elder abuse with the launch today (June 15) of an awareness and prevention campaign to call out perpetrators and connect Queenslanders to support and advice services.

Ex-HMAS Tobruk scuttling date revealed

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | Friday at 11:54am
A new world-class dive site is moving full-steam ahead, with the Palaszczuk Government revealing that the scuttling of ex-HMAS Tobruk could take place as early as next Tuesday.

Palaszczuk Budget invests to support Townsville women

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | Friday at 10:11am
The Palaszczuk Government will invest up to $3.2 million for the purchase of land and building of a new facility for the Women’s Centre Townsville, as part of the 2018-19 State Budget.

Palaszczuk Government Budget boost helps SES switch to new communications network

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services | The Honourable Craig Crawford | Friday at 8:30am
South-east Queensland’s State Emergency Service (SES) groups will soon have access to enhanced communication capabilities, under a $15 million Palaszczuk Government 2018-19 Budget investment.

Extra cash for DVConnect to help meet rising demand

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | Thursday at 5:18pm
The Palaszczuk Government will hand over more than $350,000 over 15 months to the DVConnect Womensline to ensure it keeps up with high demand.

Labour hire licence applications closing soon

Minister for Education and Minister for Industrial Relations | The Honourable Grace Grace | Thursday at 5:15pm
Labour hire providers have until tomorrow (Friday 15 June) to apply for a licence, under the Palaszczuk Government’s new labour hire laws.

Queensland demands answers on GST

Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | Thursday at 4:37pm
Queensland has demanded answers on the Turnbull Government’s proposed GST carve up which would see the state $1.6 billion worse off a year.

Historic day for Queensland’s LGBTIQ community

Attorney-General and Minister for Justice | The Honourable Yvette D'Ath | Thursday at 3:34pm
Queensland’s new laws overturning convictions for historic consensual homosexual activity have been officially proclaimed.