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QBuild doubles down with second jobs intake

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | Yesterday at 2:13pm
Jobs ads are open for another 40 frontline tradies to join the iconic government construction arm, QBuild, on the same day the Palaszczuk Government welcomes 20 new apprentices at a formal reception in Parliament House.

Disaster assistance for more flood-impacted communities in North Queensland

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services | The Honourable Craig Crawford | Friday at 3:00pm
Disaster assistance is now available to the Burke, Croydon, Kowanyama, McKinlay and Mornington councils to help rebuild after the recent monsoon and flooding.

Rocky forum to help affected Lactalis workers

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | 11 February at 8:00am
The Palaszczuk Government has acted immediately to convene a forum on Monday 17 February to assist the Lactalis workers affected by the closure of the Rockhampton facility.

Disaster assistance for more flood-impacted communities in Queensland

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services | The Honourable Craig Crawford | 6 February at 12:00pm
Disaster assistance has been extended to the Carpentaria, Flinders and Winton Councils to help rebuild after the recent monsoon and flooding.

Energex apprentices switch to a bright future

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | 4 February at 1:44pm
More than 16,500 young Queenslanders are gaining the skills and training they need for a successful career thanks to the Palaszczuk Government’s free apprenticeships and free tafe initiatives.

Bushfire assistance extended for more Queensland primary producers

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | 1 February at 2:46pm
Farmers across Southern and Eastern Queensland who were hit by the recent bushfires can now access low interest Disaster Assistance Loans of up to $500,000 to support their recovery journey.

Queensland flood recovery continues a year on from record-breaking rainfall

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 31 January at 3:16pm
The Palaszczuk Government continues to lead recovery and reconstruction efforts one year on from a record-breaking monsoon trough flooding event that devastated the state and resulted in billions of dollars in damages.

Disaster assistance for flood-impacted communities in Queensland

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services | The Honourable Craig Crawford | 31 January at 9:54am
Disaster assistance for road and infrastructure repairs is now available in the Barcaldine, Barcoo, Blackall-Tambo, Burdekin, Longreach and Townsville council areas after recent flooding across Northern Queensland.

TAFE students get hands on learning at Australia’s biggest theme park

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | 30 January at 10:55am
TAFE Queensland and Dreamworld have teamed up to offer an exciting and rare opportunity to become an animal carer and learn more about wildlife conservation through the Dreamworld Wildlife Foundation.

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.