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42 jobs saved in Gympie with Queensland Government help

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | at 11:00am
Workers have returned to the former Carter Holt Harvey timber processing facility to begin manufacturing again following an agreement with the Queensland Government and Laminex Australia through the $150 million Jobs and Regional Growth Fund.

Sunshine Coast: have your say on sexual violence prevention

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | Yesterday at 5:24pm
The Palaszczuk Government is calling on the Sunshine Coast community to have their say on how best to prevent sexual violence at a forum on 30 April 2019.

Bundaberg: have your say on sexual violence prevention

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | Yesterday at 5:19pm
The Palaszczuk Government is calling on the Bundaberg community to have their say on how best to prevent sexual violence at a forum on 29 April 2019.

Policelink callers go digital

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | Yesterday at 4:09pm
A rapidly growing number of callers to the Queensland Police Service’s Policelink telephone line are choosing to go online.

Primary health centre opens on Palm Island

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | Yesterday at 3:36pm
Palm Islanders will have access to a bigger and better medical service with the official opening of the Palm Island Primary Health Care Centre today.

Footy stars to show juniors their tricks at inaugural Magic Round

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | Yesterday at 2:33pm
Two weeks out from one of the biggest events on the rugby league calendar, junior footy clubs across Brisbane are set to capitalise when the biggest names in football converge on the River City.

Origins of Anzac Day remembered on UNESCO World register

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | Yesterday at 2:15pm
A rare book that put Anzac Day on the national calendar has been added to the UNESCO Australian Memory of the World register.

Palaszczuk Government welcomes $244 mill NQ transport pledge

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | Yesterday at 1:06pm
The Palaszczuk Government has welcomed Federal Labor’s $244 million funding commitment for two of North Queensland’s vital transport corridors.

Building our Regions delivers tourism and transport benefits to North Burnett

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | Yesterday at 1:02pm
North Burnett communities and visitors are benefitting from $7.8 million of road and tourism product upgrades, supported by the Palaszczuk Government’s successful $295 million Building our Regions (BoR) program.

It’s a prickly job but somebody has to do it

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | Yesterday at 11:49am
Biosecurity Queensland has seized more than 300 illegal potted cacti, which could have caused serious environmental problems if allowed to spread, in the past year.

Project Booyah launches on the Sunshine Coast

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | Yesterday at 11:20am
A highly successful Queensland Police Service initiative aimed at helping curb youth crime through early intervention and education has today launched on the Sunshine Coast for the first time.

Gold Coast schools embrace $240 million investment

Minister for Education and Minister for Industrial Relations | The Honourable Grace Grace | Yesterday at 9:00am
Education Minister Grace Grace has today turned the ceremonial first sod on a new $64 million high school at Coomera, which forms part of a $240 million infrastructure blitz at 16 schools across the Gold Coast.

No excuse for abuse against Townsville paramedics

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | Yesterday at 8:49am
Being spat on, sworn at, verbally abused or physically assaulted is not part of an ambulance employee’s job description and should never take place – that’s the message being sent to the Townsville community in a new campaign targeting occupational violence.

Foster and kinship carers recognised for commitment

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | Tuesday at 4:34pm
Foster and kinship carers from across the state are being recognised for their incredible commitment to some of the state’s most vulnerable children as Foster and Kinship Carer Week (21-28 April) kicks off in Queensland.

Minister congratulates Commissioner for blazing a new trail as Queensland’s top law enforcer

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services | The Honourable Craig Crawford | Tuesday at 4:26pm
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services Minister Craig Crawford has congratulated QFES Commissioner Katarina Carroll on her appointment as the State’s top police officer.

Disaster assistance extended to Douglas Shire after TC Trevor

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services | The Honourable Craig Crawford | Tuesday at 3:40pm
Disaster assistance is now available for Douglas Shire Council following Severe Tropical Cyclone Trevor.

Katarina Carroll appointed Queensland Police Commissioner

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Tuesday at 1:09pm
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced Katarina Carroll is Queensland’s new Police Commissioner.

TransLink is coming to Townsville

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | Tuesday at 12:00pm
Townsville commuters will soon have access to a new-and-improved bus timetable as well as an online journey planner and 24-hour public transport hotline when the Palaszczuk Government’s TransLink service launches in the city next month.

Additional public transport services for Anzac Day

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | Tuesday at 10:00am
TransLink will offer additional morning services this Anzac Day to help patrons pay their respects to Australia's servicemen and women, past and present.

‘Preferred tenderer’ a major milestone for Queen’s Wharf

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Tuesday at 9:13am
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the appointment of Multiplex, as the “preferred tenderer” for Queen’s Wharf Brisbane was a major milestone for Queensland’s tourism industry.

Gold Coast’s Bleach* Festival set to attract largest crowd ever

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | Tuesday at 9:04am
The Gold Coast’s iconic Bleach* Festival will attract its biggest ever crowd in 2019, with the legacy of the Commonwealth Games helping to boost the profile of the event among interstate visitors.

Queensland continues to reach domestic tourism highs

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | Tuesday at 8:58am
As Queensland tourism operators capitalised on a bumper Easter break, new data showed a record number of domestic visitors spent more than ever before in 2018.

Statement from Natural Resources Minister re: EAA purchases

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Tuesday at 6:00am
The Queensland Government expressed its support of a potential purchase of EAA properties in 2015, acknowledging that it represented a significant opportunity to make substantial progress towards achieving water recovery targets.

Important road safety lessons as school returns

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | Monday at 3:00pm
Motorists are being reminded to slow down in school zones and be aware of children crossing roads as Queensland students return to class this week.

Protecting Queensland unique biodiversity this Earth Day

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | Monday at 10:00am
The Palaszczuk Government recognises the vital work needed to help protect the wildlife and natural environments that are unique to Queensland on Earth Day.