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Qld COVID-19: More job-creating recovery steps and strong health protection

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 17 July at 5:00pm
Queensland’s plan to unite and recover from the global economic impact of COVID-19 this week saw another injection of job-creation funding, while NSW hotspots were declared to protect Queenslanders and only three new (overseas acquired) local cases were reported.

A pets guide to going back to work

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | 17 July at 4:30pm
As lockdowns ease and many Queenslanders who worked from home return to the workplace, we need to be mindful of pets who may suddenly find themselves home alone.

Bruce Trust locks in future upgrades, Qld jobs

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | 17 July at 10:00am
The Palaszczuk Government has officially launched a key cornerstone of its Future-Proofing the Bruce plan with the first meeting of the Bruce Highway Trust Advisory Council.

Job-creating grants support recovery of Queensland community clubs

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | 16 July at 12:31pm
Grants of up to $20,000 to support Queensland’s local clubs to purchase equipment and carry out capital works will open today, delivering further economic stimulus through sport clubs recovering from COVID-19 closures.

Queensland Government ends Cairns Global Tourism Hub process

Minister for State Development, Tourism and Innovation | The Honourable Kate Jones | 16 July at 11:30am
The Palaszczuk Government has ended the Global Tourism Hubs process for Cairns.

$10m to deliver 200 nature-based jobs in Reef Catchments

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | 15 July at 12:57pm
The Palaszczuk Government today announced that it is injecting $10 million into the economy to deliver jobs and priority environmental projects in Great Barrier Reef catchments.

Skilling more Queenslanders for work with $10 million boost

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 15 July at 12:28pm
Around 500 jobs will be created thanks to a $10 million extension to the State Government’s popular skills and training program, Skilling Queenslanders for Work.

More jobs for Queenslanders as we unite and recover from the global pandemic

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 15 July at 11:48am
The Premier has announced a $90 million package to create even more jobs for Queenslanders as part of Queensland’s economic recovery plan.

Energy network projects fire up for jobs

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | 15 July at 10:41am
A $67 million program of electricity works is back underway as COVID-19 restrictions ease, supporting more than 150 jobs in regional Queensland.

More jobs on offer with four new schools on the way

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 14 July at 11:46am
The Palaszczuk Government is continuing its commitment to providing quality education facilities in growing communities and creating jobs, by today announcing a $346 million education package including building four new state schools.

Extra support for Sunshine Coast teens and families

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | 9 July at 2:53pm
Young Queenslanders on the Sunshine Coast at risk of disengaging from school will have access to extra support to get their lives on the right track.

New savings measures for Queensland

Treasurer, Minister for Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | 9 July at 12:00pm
The Palaszczuk Government will implement $3 billion worth of savings measures.

Outer urban offices to provide post-COVID flexibility for Queensland public servants

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | 9 July at 11:30am
Queensland government workers will be given the opportunity to work closer to home as part of a Palaszczuk Government plan to rebalance public service roles in a post-COVID world.

Green light to reopen Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre

Treasurer, Minister for Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | 8 July at 7:00am
The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) is open again for business after months of closure due to the pandemic, in what will be a boon for the tourism and event sectors.

Townsville patients to see elective surgery blitz

Deputy Premier and Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 2 July at 1:57pm
Over 700 patients in Townsville will benefit from the Queensland Government’s elective surgery blitz, announced earlier this month to get non-urgent surgeries back on track following COVID-19.

COVID Works for Queensland uniting and recovering for Mackay jobs

Minister for Local Government, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs | The Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe | 2 July at 8:45am
Upgrades to the Mackay Entertainment and Convention Centre, maintenance on sewerage and water infrastructure, and installing estuary fish habitat reefs in the Pioneer River were just some of the items Mackay Regional Council discussed with Local Government Minister Stirling Hinch ...

COVID Works for Queensland working for Whitsunday jobs

Minister for Local Government, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs | The Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe | 1 July at 2:00pm
Upgrades to the Whitsunday Airport roof and the Bowen Pool, and a new playground for the Cannonvale Foreshore Hall were just some of the items Whitsunday Regional Council discussed with Local Government Minister Stirling Hinchliffe when he visited the region.

More support for businesses to recover

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 1 July at 1:11pm
The Palaszczuk Government continues to back thousands of small businesses in regional Queensland to stay afloat and keep their staff employed during COVID-19.

Palaszczuk Government continues to back Queensland businesses and jobs during COVID-19

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 29 June at 10:21am
The Palaszczuk Government has given thousands of Queensland businesses the boost they need to help their businesses stay afloat and keep their staff employed during COVID-19.

Cairns patients to see elective surgery blitz

Deputy Premier and Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 24 June at 2:52pm
Over 2,500 patients in Cairns will benefit from the Palaszczuk Government’s elective surgery blitz, announced earlier this month to get non-urgent surgeries back on track following COVID-19.

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.

M1 motorists up to speed as $218m upgrade complete

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | 23 June at 1:15pm
After 167,000 tonnes of asphalt and one million hours worked, the jointly funded $218.5 million M1 upgrade from Mudgeeraba to Varsity Lakes is complete.

Mackay patients to see elective surgery blitz

Deputy Premier and Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 23 June at 11:38am
Over 1,100 patients in Mackay will benefit from the Palaszczuk Government’s elective surgery blitz, announced earlier this month to get non-urgent surgeries back on track following COVID-19.

Major Logan Hospital expansion tenders released

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 22 June at 3:00pm
The major Logan Hospital Expansion is continuing to progress and is one step closer to delivering more health care for the Logan community thanks to the Palaszczuk Government.

$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.