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    Horn v Tszyu Fight confirmed for August at Townsville’s Qld Country Bank Stadium

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Sunday at 8:37am
    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has confirmed major events are back for Queensland, with Jeff Horn now set to take on Tim Tszyu at Townsville’s Queensland Country Bank Stadium on Wednesday, 26 August 2020.

    Qld COVID-19: Border pass applications open except for visits from Victoria

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Friday at 5:15pm
    Queensland’s strong COVID-19 border protection system now includes applications for a Border Declaration Pass, except for visitors who have been in Victoria in the past 14 days - an important economic boost as Queensland carefully welcomes travellers from other states.

    COVID Works for Queensland projects to create 60 Gladstone jobs

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Thursday at 11:22am
    Refurbishing the Gladstone Aquatic Centre, replacing playground equipment across the region and upgrading the Cassy Lives Skate Park are just some of the projects that will create jobs and benefit the Gladstone community as part of Queensland’s economic recovery plan.

    Gladstone’s new ED a step closer, recruitment drive set to begin

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Wednesday at 11:00am
    Gladstone Hospital’s new Emergency Department is one step closer to reality following practical completion of the $42 million project which created more than 60 construction jobs.

    Rodds Bay Solar Farm one step closer to creating hundreds of jobs for Gladstone

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Wednesday at 7:30am
    In a sign of confidence in Queensland’s economic recovery, the $350 million Rodds Bay Solar Farm south of Gladstone took a significant step forward today with a major shot in the arm by a UK investment group.

    Statement from Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 6 July at 12:15pm
    We have had to make tough decisions for the health and wellbeing of Queenslanders which included closing our borders.

    COVID impacted families to get back into sport

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 6 July at 11:37am
    Sports-mad Queensland kids are returning to the playing fields and the State Government is giving more help to meet the costs.

    Qld COVID-19 July 3: Border plan and eased restrictions further advance recovery

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 6 July at 9:21am
    Sensible steps to ease COVID-19 restrictions - while maintaining Queensland’s strong border protections - are a major new phase of the Government’s plan to Unite and Recover from the global pandemic, as business assistance continues and no new cases emerge.

    Restrictions eased, border plan in place

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 30 June at 2:44pm
    The Queensland Government today announced a further and faster easing of restrictions across Queensland from 12 noon, Friday July 3, including a clear plan to manage our borders going forward.

    Premier promises stronger privacy laws to protect Queenslanders in age of surveillance

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 29 June at 12:18pm
    A re-elected Palaszczuk Government will seek to protect the privacy of Queenslanders with tougher, stronger laws to tackle the increasing pitfalls of the surveillance era.

    School infrastructure works boost Queensland tradie jobs

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 27 June at 5:12pm
    Work is ramping up at nearly 70 schools across the state this holidays, injecting $192 million into the Queensland economy and supporting more than 570 jobs.

    Qld COVID-19: Economic recovery plan continues amid strong health response

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 26 June at 5:15pm
    Queensland’s comprehensive plan to Unite and Recover from the global COVID-19 pandemic has continued this week with a focus on outback tourism jobs, agricultural industry development and sporting events, as just one new case is recorded and active cases fall.

    New tourism attractions set to open in Barcaldine as Premier reminds ‘Queensland - You’re Good to Go’

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 24 June at 2:32pm
    “Outback Queensland is not just a holiday, it’s a great adventure.”

    Works for Queensland works for Western Queensland

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 24 June at 12:35pm
    The Palaszczuk Government’s successful Works for Queensland program has created more than 1200 jobs across Central Western Queensland since 2016 with more than $23 million invested to deliver 124 community projects.

    More money for wild dog fencing in COVID-19 economic recovery

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 24 June at 10:09am
    The Premier has announced an additional $5 million in grants for cluster fencing in Western Queensland as part of its COVID-19 Unite and Recover Queensland Jobs plan.

    Longreach aviation attraction reaching new heights

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 23 June at 7:00pm
    The Premier has been given a sneak peek of two new tourism attractions at the Qantas Founders Museum at Longreach during a two-day visit to the Outback.

    Outback tourism attractions to share in $3 million of Icons funding

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 23 June at 11:56am
    The Premier has announced $3 million to boost Outback Queensland tourism and support jobs as part of the Palaszczuk Government’s Unite and Recover for Queensland Jobs plan.

    Building boost for regional home owners and builders

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 22 June at 2:08pm
    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has visited the new housing estate of Spring Mountain in Springfield, where tradies are hard at work constructing new homes for Queenslanders.

    $415 million for more infrastructure jobs in Queensland

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 22 June at 1:53pm
    The Commonwealth and Queensland Governments will support infrastructure construction jobs across Queensland by jointly investing an additional $415 million to deliver shovel-ready infrastructure projects and urgent road safety upgrades.

    Up to 10,000 allowed at the footy from next weekend

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 21 June at 12:35pm
    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced a further easing of COVID restrictions allowing even more fans into Queensland stadiums.

    Tackling cyberbullying number one priority for new Qld school programs

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 21 June at 9:00am
    Students in 55 Queensland state and non-state schools will benefit from new specially targeted programs designed to keep them safe from the dangers and perils of cyberbullying.

    Beams Road bottleneck fix sees the light

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 20 June at 9:30am
    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced $128 million to support a congestion-busting plan for Beams Road at Carseldine.

    Qld COVID-19: Major stimulus, while restrictions ease, in a week of one new case

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 19 June at 5:15pm
    The Queensland Government’s plan for ongoing recovery from COVID-19 has continued this week, as another day of no new cases is recorded and active cases fall below five.

    First Singapore Airlines out of Toowoomba Wellcamp a boost for regional producers

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 18 June at 10:33am
    World class Queensland beef and vegetables will be loaded tomorrow (Friday June 19th) onto the first ever flight to Singapore from Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport.

    It’s lights, camera, action again as productions restart in Queensland

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 18 June at 10:30am
    Two major productions will roll cameras again in Queensland this month as the State’s screen industry starts to recover from the global COVID-19 pandemic.