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St George is getting in to hot water.

Minister for Local Government, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs | The Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe | at 1:00pm
Local Government Minister Stirling Hinchliffe has officially opened the Balonne Artesian Thermal Hot Springs (BATHS)  in the St George Pool complex, funded with $750,000 from the Works for Queensland Program.

Palaszczuk Government announces landmark plan to protect koalas

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | at 10:00am
The Palaszczuk Government is moving to protect koalas in South East Queensland with new plans announced today to increase the protection of more than half a million hectares of land through a landmark new koala strategy.

The Texas Cup runneth over with 2,000 racing fans in town

Minister for Local Government, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs | The Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe | at 8:08am
Thousands of horseracing fans descended on the border town of Texas this weekend for the running of the Texas Cup, one of Queensland’s oldest races.

New flights take off after being secured by the State Government

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for Cross River Rail | The Honourable Kate Jones | at 7:14am
A new airline route secured by the Palaszczuk Government will take off from the Gold Coast today.

First infringement notices issued for farm biosecurity breaches

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | Friday at 5:23pm
Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries Mark Furner has welcomed news that the Queensland Police Service has laid charges over the alleged theft of livestock from farms.

Dam shame, LNP

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Friday at 2:18pm
"The Opposition Leader should immediately retract her misleading statements about the fully independent Commission of Inquiry into Paradise dam.

Construction of The Oasis Townsville on track to begin in early 2020

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | Friday at 1:46pm
Momentum is continuing to build for The Oasis Townsville (TOT) project, with registered tenderers for the early works tender meeting with government representatives on the Oonoonba site today (06 December).

Historic celebration for Maryborough as Downer marks 150 years

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Friday at 1:03pm
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has paid tribute to the staying power of Maryborough’s Downer over its 150 year rail history, with her government today signing an agreement that commits to a $300 million pipeline of local rail manufacturing over the next decade.

Support continues for Queenslanders in need this Christmas

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | Friday at 10:57am
Queenslanders and families in need of extra help over the festive season will be able to access Emergency Relief support such as food vouchers and third-party payments, thanks to ongoing Palaszczuk Government funding.

Attorney-General appeals sentence of Rogelio Acosta Ruiz

Attorney-General and Minister for Justice | The Honourable Yvette D'Ath | Friday at 8:44am
Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath has decided to appeal the sentence of Rogelio Acosta Ruiz on the basis it is manifestly inadequate.

Dock and roll: dogs on ‘cats trial a shore thing

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | Friday at 8:30am
A three-month trial allowing dogs on Brisbane ferries will officially begin on Monday, December 9.

Paradise Dam Commission of Inquiry underway

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Friday at 8:00am
An independent Commission of Inquiry is now underway into the facts and circumstances that contributed to the structural and stability issues at Paradise Dam near Bundaberg.

Protecting Queensland’s environment the focus of roundtable meeting

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | Thursday at 1:49pm
Conservation groups have come together today to highlight important environment matters facing Queensland, and how, through collaboration, we can ensure the right protections are in place.

Drought takes toll, but agriculture remains key economic pillar

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | Thursday at 11:55am
Years of relentless drought are taking a toll on Queensland’s agriculture sector, with the 2019–20 total value for primary industry commodities forecast to be $17.8 billion, 5 per cent less than the April 2019 estimate, and 6 per cent less than the average for the past five years ...

Queensland scientist awarded for being a mungbean champion

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | Thursday at 11:15am
A Queensland Government scientist has been made a Lifetime Member of the Australian Mungbean Association (AMA) in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the mungbean industry, only the 12th time the AMA has awarded life membership in its 33-year history.

Chickens keep cool, egged on by innovation

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | Thursday at 11:13am
Queensland scientists have found an egg-cellent way of keeping chickens cool on farms in the height of summer.

QFES celebrates spirit and dedication of volunteer workforce

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services | The Honourable Craig Crawford | Thursday at 9:19am
The contributions of more than 40,000 Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) volunteers is being celebrated today to mark International Volunteer Day.

Extra Police Resources for Townsville

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | Thursday at 9:13am
There will be a significant boost to community safety in Townsville over the holiday period with police acting proactively to target those responsible for illegal and anti-social behaviour.

New QAS First Responder Group for Moore Park Beach

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | Thursday at 9:00am
Moore Park Beach residents experiencing an emergency are set to receive care even quicker with the formation of the Moore Park Beach First Responder Group.

WANTED: Local tradies to work on Cairns Convention Centre upgrade

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Thursday at 7:24am
Hundreds of local tradies will be needed for the Cairns Convention Centre expansion with the managing contractor now signed and early works soon to begin.

Volunteers celebrated for creating an inclusive Queensland

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | Thursday at 7:00am
Queenslanders are being encouraged to celebrate the contributions of volunteers in making their communities more inclusive as part of International Volunteer Day today (5 December).

Queensland leads nation in higher level VET funding

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | Wednesday at 2:38pm
Queensland is leading the nation in increased investment in higher level vocational education and training (VET) with almost $74 million invested to overcome skills shortages.

Police Commissioner joins Cairns Police for community get together

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | Wednesday at 2:00pm
Member for Cairns, Michael Healy, will join Police Commissioner Katarina Carroll, Police Minister Mark Ryan and Cairns police for a free community sausage sizzle at the Cairns City Police Beat, at 5.45pm this evening.

Power source strengthened for Maryborough munitions factory

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Wednesday at 11:00am
The Palaszczuk Government is investing $9 million to upgrade energy supply and connection for a soon-to-be-built shell forging plant in Maryborough, supporting industrial growth in the region.

Palaszczuk Government breaks ground on Gold Coast Youth Foyer

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | Wednesday at 10:17am
The Palaszczuk Government has turned the sod on a new Youth Foyer for Gold Coasters at risk of homelessness.