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How wood is this? DAF timber researcher wins national award

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | Yesterday at 4:30pm
A Queensland Government timber engineer has been recognised at the illus-tree-ous Australian Young Researchers’ Conference for research that will save timber manufacturers time, money and resources.

Priority for drought busting water pipeline

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Yesterday at 2:41pm
A pipeline could be delivering water to the Southern Downs and Granite Belt by the end of the year.

Sky high mission to kick-off turf laying at new Stadium

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | Yesterday at 1:39pm
A special helicopter mission will transfer a slice of natural history from the birthplace of the North Queensland Cowboys to their new home today, Monday 20 January 2020.

Extra mine inspectors hit the beat across Qld regions

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Mark Ryan | Saturday at 8:54am
New mines inspectors will hit the beat at several regional centres across the state to help protect mine workers.

Queenslanders reminded to have their say on koala conservation strategy

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | Friday at 4:47pm
Queenslanders can still have their say on the Palaszczuk Government’s draft South East Queensland Koala Conservation Strategy 2019-24, which is open for public consultation until 31 January 2020.

Bitumen bandit, dodgy dog breeder among those caught in $8 million Fair Trade dragnet

Attorney-General and Minister for Justice | The Honourable Yvette D'Ath | Friday at 10:50am
A bitumen bandit and a dodgy dog breeder caught ripping off consumers are among those snared in an Office of Fair Trading (OFT) dragnet.

State Government to launch new Whitsundays tourism campaign

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for Cross River Rail | The Honourable Kate Jones | Friday at 10:37am
The Palaszczuk Government has announced stage two of the ‘Wonders of the Whitsundays tourism campaign’ will be launched in 2020 following the overwhelming success of the first stage of the initiative.

Queensland takes a bigger slice of the American pie

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for Cross River Rail | The Honourable Kate Jones | Friday at 10:09am
Queensland’s tourism industry experienced record growth in the year ending September 2019, with the latest figures from Tourism Research Australia showing more than 28 million visitors spent $25 billion in the Sunshine State.

Queensland patients are served fresh Queensland Milk

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | Thursday at 9:32pm
Metro North Hospital and Health service are overwhelmingly ordering and serving patients, visitors and staff with fresh milk, Acting Minister for Health Leeanne Enoch said of a recent contract to supply dairy products across all Metro North facilities, including Queensland’s bigg ...

QCS officers recognised for service

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | Thursday at 5:02pm
The Story and Victoria bridges will light up in blue and silver on Friday to celebrate National Corrections Day.

Increased fines keep K’Gari visitors dingo safe

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | Thursday at 5:01pm
As part of the Palaszczuk Government’s commitment to boost visitor and residents’ safety on K’gari (Fraser Island), two hefty fines have been issued under the recently increased penalties legislated for interfering with dingoes.

Apprentices to keep Queensland powering ahead

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Mark Ryan | Thursday at 3:58pm
The future of the electricity distribution industry in Queensland looks bright with 102 apprentices starting their careers with the state’s publicly-owned electricity companies in the first months of 2020.

Fire disaster areas a focus for community funding grants

Attorney-General and Minister for Justice | The Honourable Yvette D'Ath | Thursday at 2:00pm
More than 700 Queensland community groups, including 12 Rural Fire Brigades and SES Units, will benefit from $14.9 million worth of grants as part of Round 102 of the Gambling Community Benefit Fund (GCBF).

North Queenslanders get an exclusive first look at Stadium Open Day

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | Thursday at 6:30am
North Queenslanders will be treated to a sneak peek of the Queensland Country Bank Stadium at a special, once-only Open Day for the community on Saturday 22 February 2020.

$1.3 million Queens Park upgrade officially opened

Minister for Local Government, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs | The Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe | Wednesday at 11:53am
Thanks to $1.3 million from the Palaszczuk Government, taking the family to Queens Park is now even more enjoyable and safer with its lighting, pathways, landscaping and playground upgrades including an improved all-abilities play-space.

LA students learn from some of Queensland’s best entrepreneurs

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for Cross River Rail | The Honourable Kate Jones | Wednesday at 10:41am
College students from Los Angeles will visit The Precinct today to learn how Queensland’s world leading innovation policies are creating the jobs of the future.

Have your say on the design of the new Exhibition train station

Minister for Education and Minister for Industrial Relations | The Honourable Grace Grace | Wednesday at 10:00am
The proposed upgrades to the underused Exhibition train station has taken the next step, as the Palaszczuk Government’s signature infrastructure project, Cross River Rail, ramps up.

She’s a Great Queenslander – let’s tell everyone

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | Wednesday at 9:56am
As the countdown for the 20th Queensland Greats Awards begins, Queenslanders are urged to nominate the many marvellous women who have played their part in shaping and developing the state.

Help zap electric ants in Kuranda

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | Wednesday at 6:26am
Biosecurity Queensland is urging Kuranda residents to join an intensive surveillance blitz targeting electric ants.

Applications extended for job-creating Rural Economic Development Grant program

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | Wednesday at 6:10am
The deadline for applications for the job-creating Rural Economic Development Grants program has been extended so bushfire and drought-ravaged applicants don’t miss out.

Tradie information session for Cairns Convention Centre works

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | Wednesday at 6:00am
Local tradies keen to throw their hard hats into the ring for work on the Cairns Convention Centre expansion will be able to learn about work packages and how to apply, at an upcoming industry information session.

Energex steps up copper theft fight

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Mark Ryan | 14 January at 1:30pm
Energex has warned crooks responsible for copper theft from the power network they’ll now appear on video as the electricity distributor rolls out more covert CCTV cameras on its assets.

New name, new artworks and new vision for Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | 14 January at 11:10am
The Palaszczuk Government’s $5.9 million refurbishment for the Centre of Contemporary Arts Cairns (CoCA) will see the cultural facility re-open with a new name and new vision.

Citizen Science funding to support reef health

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | 13 January at 6:29pm
Scientists, organisations and community groups are encouraged to apply for grants of up to $30,000 under the second round of the Palaszczuk Government’s Citizen Science Grants program.

LNP fire plan ignores reality

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | 13 January at 6:00pm
We’re well passed the time when politics are welcome in the discussion about bushfires, Acting Minister for Fire and Emergency Services Leeanne Enoch said.