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    Palaszczuk Government Infrastructure Investment tops $50 billion

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 12 December 2019 at 3:20pm
    Queensland’s infrastructure investment will break the $50 billion barrier over the next four years, thanks to the Palaszczuk Government.

    Budget update focus on responsible economic management and creating more jobs in more industries

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 12 December 2019 at 3:05pm
    The 2019-20 Mid Year Fiscal and Economic Review reveals the Palaszczuk Government’s economic plan is working, with continued surpluses and a $50 billion infrastructure investment being achieved despite challenging national and global economic conditions.

    Palaszczuk Government to establish Queensland Future Fund

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 12 December 2019 at 3:00pm
    The Palaszczuk Government is committed to delivering more jobs in more industries, in addition to building the infrastructure and providing the services Queenslanders need today and in the future.

    Quandamooka celebrate as deeds return part of Minjerribah to Traditional Owners

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 12 December 2019 at 1:11pm
    Today the Queensland Government returned 6483 hectares of land on Minjerribah (North Stradbroke Island) - almost 24 per cent of the island - to Traditional Owners the Quandamooka people.

    Statement from the Deputy Premier – Vale Sam Watson Snr

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 27 November 2019 at 6:34pm
    Queensland and Australia have lost a fearless, tireless fighter for the rights of indigenous Australians.

    LNP doesn't want to talk about regional Queenslanders

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 27 November 2019 at 12:43pm
    The Palaszczuk Government has today called on the Morrison Government to ditch the advice of its Productivity Commission and keep Zonal Tax Offset and Fringe Benefit Tax Concessions for Queenslanders living in remote and regional communities.

    New laws aim to stamp out ‘car crash scamming’

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 26 November 2019 at 2:17pm
    Protecting Queenslanders’ personal, private information and stamping out unsolicited scam calls is at the heart of legislation passed by Queensland Parliament today.

    New investment will further open North West Minerals Province

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 19 November 2019 at 12:38pm
    The hunt is on for resources jobs of the future, as the Palaszczuk Government sinks $13.8 million into finding the minerals needed for advanced electronics and renewable technologies.

    More minerals freight to go on the fast track thanks to rail subsidy

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 18 November 2019 at 5:20pm
    The Queensland Government’s four year $80 million Mount Isa Line subsidy is set to boost minerals freight exports and support regional jobs.

    Renting reform provides roadmap to save lives and curb domestic violence

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 16 November 2019 at 9:00am
    The Palaszczuk Government has announced its plans to ensure safety and fairness in the Queensland rental market, after a huge response to community consultation.

    Queensland Government’s biggest round of reconciliation grants now open

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 14 November 2019 at 4:33pm
    Queenslanders can now apply for a share in $250,000 towards National Reconciliation Week 2020 celebrations as part of the Palaszczuk Government’s biggest round of reconciliation grants.

    Fine minds to advise on mine rehabilitation

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 14 November 2019 at 2:00pm
    Ten of Queensland’s leading resource, environmental and academic experts will join forces to advise the Palaszczuk Government on the allocation of funds to rehabilitate failed resource sites.

    More than 1,000 new Queensland jobs every week under Palaszczuk Government

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 14 November 2019 at 1:05pm
    The Palaszczuk Government has supported the creation over more than 1,000 Queensland jobs every week over the past year, according to data released today by the Australian Bureau of Statistics.

    West End State School expansion one step closer

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 6 November 2019 at 9:26am
    An exciting project to increase capacity at West End State School is all systems go.

    New turtle centre ready to welcome visitors

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 5 November 2019 at 10:49am
    Construction on the new world-class Mon Repos Turtle Centre has been completed – just in time for this year’s turtle season.

    Pulling power for Bundaberg Port

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 5 November 2019 at 10:15am
    Pacific Tug has been backed by Gladstone Ports Corporation for a marine industry site at the Port of Bundaberg.

    Have your say on the future of South Bank

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 3 November 2019 at 9:25am
    The Palaszczuk Government is encouraging people to have their say on the future of the South Bank precinct, with the roll out of public consultation on the master plan.

    Renewable generator pumping power prices down

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 31 October 2019 at 10:30am
    Queensland’s new publicly-owned clean energy generator CleanCo has started work in the National Energy Market, pushing power prices down using Queensland’s strengths in renewable energy.

    Contractor announced to bring Dutton Park college to life

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 30 October 2019 at 10:31am
    The new Inner-City South State Secondary College in Dutton Park is one step closer to completion, following the announcement of the successful construction contractor.

    Palaszczuk Government backing 75,900 regional jobs

    Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 24 October 2019 at 12:29pm
    Regional Queensland is enjoying a jobs boom under the Palaszczuk Government.

    Palaszczuk Government creates 226,800 Queensland jobs

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 17 October 2019 at 12:08pm
    The Queensland labour force added more than 200 jobs every day in September 2019, according to data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics today.

    It’s time to talk treaty in Queensland

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 17 October 2019 at 8:51am
    The path to treaty in Queensland takes another step forward this week, with statewide consultation sessions set to commence in Cairns on Thursday (17 October).

    Extended partnership agreement supports students with learning difficulties

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 9 October 2019 at 10:30am
    The Palaszczuk Government has today announced the three-year extension of a highly successful partnership which supports inclusive education in Queensland schools.

    Haylene hits the ground running in historic health role

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 8 October 2019 at 2:30pm
    Queensland’s first ever Chief Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Officer has been welcomed to her historic role with a traditional smoking ceremony this morning.

    Palaszczuk Government backing Indigenous business

    Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 1 October 2019 at 9:27am
    To mark Indigenous Business Month, the Palaszczuk Government is shining a light on the growing ranks of successful Queensland Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses.