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Help for Animal Fire Victims

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 12 January at 3:06pm
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced grants for wildlife carers inundated with victims of bushfires and the drought.

Help is just a phone call away for struggling families

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 20 December 2019 at 2:15pm
For families who are finding the Christmas season tough, help is just a phone call away thanks to Family and Child Connect.

Rookwood road upgrade contract means more jobs for CQ

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | 20 December 2019 at 5:00am
Up to 15 Central Queensland workers stand to benefit with another key contract awarded as part of the $352 million Rookwood Weir project.

Job-generating Wide Bay wind farm proposal gaining momentum

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | 19 December 2019 at 6:00am
A proposed large-scale wind farm project in the Wide Bay region, valued at up to $2 billion, is moving forward thanks to facilitation support provided by the Palaszczuk Government.

Cross River Rail welcomes 1000th worker on game changing project

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for Cross River Rail | The Honourable Kate Jones | 18 December 2019 at 12:33pm
Cross River Rail Minister Kate Jones today announced more than 1000 people are hard at work on Queensland’s largest infrastructure project.

New DV accommodation ready in time for Christmas

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | 18 December 2019 at 10:15am
Work to expand the Maybanke shelter which supports women and children fleeing domestic and family violence is almost complete, with the new accommodation on track to be ready in time for Christmas.

Works for Queensland bowls over Gympie with hundreds of jobs

Minister for Local Government, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs | The Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe | 14 December 2019 at 10:00am
Gympie sport lovers can now enjoy their competition day and night, after the official opening of the revitalised Albert Park and One Mile sport precinct, funded with $2.19 million from the 2017-19 Works for Queensland Program.

Mt Isa graduates Transition 2 Success

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 12 December 2019 at 5:20pm
Two young people from Mt Isa are the latest graduates of a highly-successful education and training program helping at-risk youth get their lives back on track.

Sunshine Coast graduates Transition 2 Success

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 12 December 2019 at 10:39am
Six young people from the Sunshine Coast are the latest graduates of a highly-successful education and training program helping at-risk youth get their lives back on track.

Joint Media Release: Paluma to Wallaman Falls trail proposal a step closer

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for Cross River Rail | The Honourable Kate Jones | 12 December 2019 at 10:36am
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Littleproud plays with numbers while Queensland supports farmers

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | 10 December 2019 at 1:28pm
The Queensland Government has fired back at Federal Drought Minister David Littleproud after he launched a self-serving broadside at the states over drought funding.

Queensland researchers have chance to study at the Smithsonian

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | 10 December 2019 at 12:23pm
The world’s largest museum and research complex, the Smithsonian Institution in the United States, will once again open its doors to Queensland researchers and educators for a once-in-a-lifetime fellowship opportunity.

New Roadtek depot paves the way for Sunny Coast roads

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | 9 December 2019 at 3:00pm
The Palaszczuk Government’s $15 million road depot at the Sunshine Coast has officially opened.

Torres Strait business wins community achievement award

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 30 November 2019 at 10:22am
A far north Queensland civil construction business Strait Support has taken out the Queensland Government Small Business Achievement Award at the Queensland Community Achievement Awards event in Brisbane.

Ground-breaking Inland Rail agreement lays the track for Queensland’s future

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | 29 November 2019 at 7:00pm
The most significant freight infrastructure project in the nation’s history has taken a major step forward with the Australian and Queensland Governments signing a ground-breaking Bilateral Agreement to deliver Inland Rail.

Cape Richards resort clean-up underway

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for Cross River Rail | The Honourable Kate Jones | 27 November 2019 at 12:15pm
The clean-up is under way at the derelict Cape Richards Resort on the northern tip of Hinchinbrook Island, in far north Queensland.

Palaszczuk Government explores new pipeline for parched communities

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 26 November 2019 at 1:06pm
Work will begin to investigate a new water supply pipeline for desperately parched Warwick and surrounding communities, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk announced today.

Merlie the turtle to unlock secrets of the species

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | 24 November 2019 at 9:27am
A 50-year-old turtle, the first to be studied at the new $22 million Mon Repos Turtle Centre, was officially named and released back into the sea last night at the centre’s opening celebrations.

Low-rate loans for bushfire-affected primary producers, small business and charities

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 22 November 2019 at 12:18pm
Bushfire-affected farmers, small business and not-for-profit organisations in Southern Queensland now have access to low-interest loans to help get them up and running again.

$1 million in resilience grants for north Queensland businesses

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 21 November 2019 at 12:09pm
More than 100 North Queensland businesses will be better prepared to face the next flood with more than $1 million in Small Business Disaster Recovery Grants to build resilience.

Role of First Nations peoples to protect Reef highlighted at Forum

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | 19 November 2019 at 3:10pm
Queensland Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef Leeanne Enoch has today highlighted the important role First Nations people play in protecting the Reef, during the Great Barrier Reef Ministerial Forum in Townsville.

Discussion open for small businesses

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 19 November 2019 at 1:43pm
Future small business growth and job creation is in the spotlight as the Palaszczuk Government calls on small businesses to have their say.

More local jobs as Ergon powers ahead with new depot

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | 19 November 2019 at 9:36am
Up to a dozen construction jobs will be created to build a new multi-million dollar Ergon Energy depot at Cannonvale.

Farewell to the class of 2019

Minister for Education and Minister for Industrial Relations | The Honourable Grace Grace | 15 November 2019 at 8:00am
More than 37,000 Queensland year 12 students from the class of 2019 will walk out of the school gates for the last time today.

New Queensland firefighting machine set for global take-off

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for Cross River Rail | The Honourable Kate Jones | 11 November 2019 at 2:06pm
A Queensland company could hold the key to vastly improving aerial firefighting capabilities around the globe.