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More jobs for Queenslanders

Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | Thursday at 11:55am
More than 207,000 jobs have been created since the Palasczcuk Government came to office, ABS Labour Force numbers released today confirm.

World-class cultural centre to boost tourism in Bowen

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | Wednesday at 4:06pm
Bowen is set to receive a new world-class conference and cultural centre at Flagstaff Hill, off the back of funding through Round 4 of the Palaszczuk Government’s successful $295 million Building our Regions (BoR) program.

Record Police Budget delivered by Palaszczuk Government

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | Tuesday at 7:00pm
The Palaszczuk Government has delivered a record Police Budget for 2019-20.

Budget builds skills for Queensland’s future jobs

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | Tuesday at 6:00pm
The Palaszczuk Government is investing even more in training and skilling Queenslanders in the 2019-20 budget.

Queensland Apprenticeship Completions Buck National Trend

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 6 June at 12:23pm
An increasing number of Queenslanders are completing an apprenticeship or traineeship, bucking a national trend that saw completions fall across the country.

Queensland technology giving clearer vision to UK defence giant

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | 6 June at 12:30am
Technology developed by a Queensland business is giving one of the world’s leading defence and aerospace companies a clearer view of what their ‘eyes in the sky’ are seeing.

400 Nurse Navigators here to stay in Queensland

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | 4 June at 4:25pm
Tuesday’s State Budget will make 400 Nurse Navigator positions permanent, recognising the success of the Palaszczuk Government’s program.

Vote for a bonus for your local community group

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | 31 May at 8:06am
Locals have been urged to vote now to direct a $5000 Ergon Energex Community Fund grant to the Sarina Surf Lifesaving Club.

$10 million to build small business resilience across North Queensland

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 29 May at 1:50pm
$10 million has been announced under the jointly funded Commonwealth-Queensland Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA) to help flood affected small businesses in North and North West Queensland.

Minister cuts the ribbon at new Sunshine Coast convention centre

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | 28 May at 1:00pm
Tourism Industry Development Minister Kate Jones has today opened the $10 million Sunshine Coast Convention Centre at Novotel Twin Waters Resort.

New fund to support wheelchair accessibility

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | 27 May at 10:04am
The Palaszczuk Government has launched a $21 million, four-year Wheelchair Accessible Taxi (WAT) fund to encourage taxi operators to make their vehicles accessible and modernise the state’s fleet.

Far North Queensland Emergency Service members honoured at awards ceremony

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services | The Honourable Craig Crawford | 22 May at 1:32pm
A Cairns auxiliary firefighter who rose through the ranks to become Inspector of Southern Command, Craig Nolan, is one of five Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) staff who received a service medal at an awards ceremony in Cairns today.

Inside Advanced Manufacturing to showcase Queensland innovation

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | 20 May at 9:00am
Cutting-edge technologies, processes and systems will be on show this week at manufacturing businesses around the state with the Palaszczuk Government’s Inside Advanced Manufacturing series kicking off today.

NQSstadium design app launched to give public new look at North Queensland Stadium

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | 19 May at 2:23pm
The North Queensland Stadium has reached a construction milestone with 50 per cent of the main build works now completed and to celebrate, the nqstadium app has been released on the Apple App Store and Google Play.

Statement from the Premier - Vale Bob Hawke

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 17 May at 1:09pm
Bob Hawke was a genuine man of the people.

ScoMo’s court bill costs taxpayers hundreds of thousands

Attorney-General and Minister for Justice | The Honourable Yvette D'Ath | 16 May at 6:30pm
Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath is calling on Scott Morrison to reveal how much taxpayers’ money his Government used to back in the former LNP President’s failed court challenge of Queensland’s electoral donations law.

Disaster assistance extended to Longreach primary producers after TC Trevor

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services | The Honourable Craig Crawford | 16 May at 3:12pm
Disaster assistance has been extended to primary producers in the local government area of Longreach as they continue to recover from Severe Tropical Cyclone Trevor.

Job creation continues in Queensland

Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 16 May at 1:28pm
Queensland continues to carry its weight on the job creation front, according to ABS Labour Force numbers released today.

New wave of Screen projects for Queensland

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 16 May at 12:54pm
The screen industry job-creating hits keep coming for Queensland.

Rocky in the frame for new art gallery

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 15 May at 9:55am
Rockhampton is set to become the centre of regional Australia’s art scene thanks to funding through Round 4 of the Palaszczuk Government’s successful $295 million Building our Regions (BoR) program.

Brisbane’s magical weekend of rugby league a hit with fans

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 14 May at 10:30am
The first-ever NRL Magic Round held in Brisbane over the weekend has been unanimously hailed a success with new data revealing strong support for the fixture.

Queensland Maroons women’s team to star in landmark documentary series

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 14 May at 9:46am
A landmark documentary series will capture the stories behind the Queensland Maroons as they strive for Women’s State of Origin glory over the next 12 months.

Funding confirmed for Remote Area Boards

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | 10 May at 12:31pm
The economic future continues to look bright for the state’s remote regions with the Queensland Government approving the release of $1.5 million in funding for the remaining two years of the Remote Area Boards (RAB) program.

Trade mission builds relationships to grow exports and local jobs

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | 9 May at 12:32pm
A Queensland trade mission to Hong Kong and Chongqing has exposed Brisbane businesses to significant opportunities.

Dalby State School bounces back after fire

Minister for Education and Minister for Industrial Relations | The Honourable Grace Grace | 9 May at 11:45am
Education Minister Grace Grace has officially opened a $7.04 million learning and music block at Dalby State School, two years after fire destroyed a 156-year-old heritage-listed building.