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Confidence high for Queensland’s SMEs

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | at 2:37pm
The confidence of Queensland’s small and medium business owners is shining bright according to the latest Sensis Business Index survey.

Rich arts experiences provide opportunities for Queenslanders

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | at 10:29am
Communities across Queensland will have access to a range of vibrant arts and cultural experiences thanks to $837,534 in funding from the Palaszczuk Government.

Logan Motorway upgrade unlocks southside bottlenecks

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | at 10:04am
Traffic is flowing more smoothly on one of south-east Queensland’s busiest roads as a two-year project to widen sections of the Logan and Gateway Motorways comes to an end.

Centenarians art project builds inter-generational relationships

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | Yesterday at 2:00pm
An art project featuring portraits of Queensland centenarians, painted by young artists, will be the feature event of Queensland Seniors Week (August 17 – 25) this year.

Mines Minister eyes deadline on safety reset

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Yesterday at 2:00pm
A statewide initiative to refocus on safety has already reached nearly half the state’s 50,000-strong mine and quarry workforce.

Walking plan aims to make great strides for Queenslanders’ health

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | Yesterday at 11:30am
Supporting Queenslanders to walk more often is at the heart of the state’s first ever Walking Strategy.

Aviation Expo to showcase career opportunities

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | Saturday at 9:30am
The Ekka won’t be the only show in town today with more than 7000 visitors expected to attend the 14th Aviation Expo at Brisbane Airport, showcasing careers in the thriving aerospace and defence industries in Queensland.

Queensland goes age-friendly for Seniors Week

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | Saturday at 9:00am
Queenslanders of all ages are being encouraged to celebrate and participate in Queensland Seniors Week, which kicks off on Saturday (August 17).

Minister thanks out-going Powerlink Chief

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Friday at 5:50pm
Energy Minister Dr Anthony Lynham today thanked Merryn York for her contribution to Queensland’s energy industry after eight years as Powerlink chief executive.

Hayman Island transformation heralds new era for Whitsundays

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Friday at 4:58pm
Two years after the devastation of Cyclone Debbie, the revamped resort on Hayman Island is back, better than ever.

Rail trail rolls closer to Yeppoon Foreshore

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | Friday at 4:42pm
Pedestrians and cyclists in Yeppoon are set to benefit from a $455,000 extension to the Pineapple Coast Rail Trail thanks to funding from the Palaszczuk Government.

The show will go on: Old Burleigh Theatre Arcade given extra protection

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | Friday at 4:11pm
The Palaszczuk Government has granted extra planning protection for iconic Gold Coast seaside theatre, the Old Burleigh Theatre Arcade.

Minister calls on the LNP to come clean about travel to China

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | Friday at 1:06pm
Tourism Industry Development Minister Kate Jones today called on the Leader of the Opposition to investigate allegations that a senior LNP MP travelled to China 14 times recently.

Swickers expansion brings home the bacon (and jobs) for Kingaroy

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | Friday at 12:00pm
Opportunities in the South Burnett jobs market are flourishing with the opening of Swickers’ new $64 million pork processing facility, supported by the Palaszczuk Government’s $175 million Jobs and Regional Growth Fund.

Arts and cultural experiences exclusive to Regional Queensland.

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | Thursday at 4:17pm
Regional Queenslanders can engage with arts and culture in their local communities with 59 local governments set to share in more than $4 million under the 2019-20 funding for the longstanding Regional Arts Development Fund (RADF).

Child protection reform to give children a voice

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | Thursday at 2:44pm
The Palaszczuk Government wants to hear from Queenslanders on the future of the state’s child protection legislation – especially children and young people who’ve been in care.

Queensland leads global disaster response capability

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services | The Honourable Craig Crawford | Thursday at 2:09pm
Queensland is today the proud host of the International Search and Rescue Advisory Group (INSARAG) Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting.

Premier and Minister visit Stanthorpe and Warwick

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Thursday at 2:09pm
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Minister for Agricultural Industry Development Mark Furner have visited Warwick and Stanthorpe to see first-hand the effects of the long-term drought.

Jobs growth continues in Queensland

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Thursday at 2:00pm
More than 6,000 new jobs were created in Queensland in July, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics today.

Townsville Turf Club races towards recovery date

Minister for Local Government, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs | The Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe | Thursday at 1:00pm
The finish line is in sight for the Townsville Turf Club flood-recovery redevelopment after Queensland Racing Minister Stirling Hinchliffe inspected the site today during its regular Thursday race day.

Palaszczuk Government announces more than $4 million for science facility

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | Thursday at 12:23pm
The Palaszczuk Government is investing in a scientific facility that will go a long way to improve the health of Queenslanders and continue the State’s international reputation for science and research.

Record road jobs up for grabs

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | Thursday at 9:45am
More than 21,500 jobs in road-building, engineering and design are up for grabs, the Palaszczuk Government has announced.

Bowen one day. Beautiful Bowen the next.

Minister for Local Government, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs | The Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe | Thursday at 8:08am
A Queensland coastal town is close to wowing Bruce Highway travellers by having a magnificent entrance to its attractions.

Macau casino group’s juicy punt on Red Rhapsody strawberries

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | Wednesday at 5:10pm
A leading casino group in Macau is taking a punt by trialling fresh Queensland strawberries developed to be suitable for export.

Bursaries to give country women a helping hand

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | Wednesday at 5:00pm
The Palaszczuk Government is partnering with a rural women’s group to give those doing it tough on the land a chance to recharge and reconnect.