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Palaszczuk Government grant secures Woodfordia’s tree planting program

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | at 10:31am
Iconic festival site Woodfordia will expand its tree planting program with the help of a Palaszczuk Government grant.

Latest water quality and seafood test results now available

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Yesterday at 8:36am
Latest test results continue to show water quality in areas surrounding the Brisbane Airport remain within recreational water use guidelines.

Meeting leads to even stronger croc plan

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Friday at 10:21am
The Environment Minister Steven Miles will further strengthen Queensland’s crocodile management plan after meeting with Mayors from FNQ in Cairns.

Palaszczuk government and landcare group to restore cane farm land

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Wednesday at 12:13pm
The Mulgrave Landcare and Catchment Group will plant over 2000 trees on old cane faming land to protect waterways flowing into the Great Barrier Reef thanks to a grant from the Palaszczuk Government.

Burdekin farmers improving local wetlands to help the reef

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Wednesday at 6:36am
A new $300,000 project in the Burdekin will see cane farmers improving the health of local wetlands to help the Great Barrier Reef.

National Park renaming recognises Traditional Owners

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Monday at 3:23pm
A renaming of the Fraser Island section of the Great Sandy National Park will recognise the Butchulla People, National Parks Minister Steven Miles said today.

All Brisbane water samples now available and indicate recreational activities are safe

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 21 April at 6:47pm
All water quality results taken at seven locations across Brisbane following the firefighting foam spill are within recreational water use guidelines.

Government releases initial Brisbane water samples

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 21 April at 10:38am
Initial water quality results from the firefighting foam spill at Brisbane Airport on last week (April 10) indicate water levels are now within recreational water quality guidelines near the release point.

Calls for Commonwealth to ban toxic firefighting foam

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 20 April at 12:06pm
The Queensland Environment Minister has called on his federal counterpart to adopt Queensland’s firefighting foam ban and step up action against Qantas following the Brisbane airport spill.

EHP investigating foam spillage at Brisbane airport

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 14 April at 7:09am
The Queensland Government has confirmed a firefighting foam spillage at the Brisbane Airport is believed responsible for a small fish kill.

Tender awarded for services to enhance Aboriginal participation in Queensland carbon farming

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 13 April at 3:20pm
Environment Minister Steven Miles today announced Aboriginal Carbon Fund (AbCF) had been chosen to deliver carbon farming projects that will create jobs in Aboriginal communities.

Mackay Whitsunday parks bouncing back after Debbie

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 13 April at 1:39pm
The world-famous Hill Inlet lookout on Whitsunday Island is one of the many visitor sites in the Whitsundays and Mackay area open for Easter, thanks to Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service rangers’ mighty efforts to clean up these vital tourism sites after Tropical Cyclone Debbi ...

Have your say on plans for world-class university precinct in Moreton Bay

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 12 April at 10:06am
Moreton Bay residents are being encouraged to have their say on ‘The Mill at Moreton Bay’ Priority Development (PDA) site, which will guide its transformation into a world-class innovation and knowledge precinct.

Consultation on reef regulations extended

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 5 April at 12:09pm
Queenslanders have another two weeks to provide their thoughts on the proposal to broaden and enhance existing reef protection regulations.

Rangers working to reopen national parks after TC Debbie

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 5 April at 10:33am
The Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) is working hard to access national parks and State forests to assess the damage from Tropical Cyclone Debbie and restore public access to camping areas and visitor sites.

Queensland Government begins clean up on Whitehaven Beach

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 5 April at 9:33am
Rangers from Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) have begun assessment and planning to clean-up Whitsunday Island’s beautiful Whitehaven Beach.

Queensland Government seeking contractor to prepare and sink ex-HMAS Tobruk

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 4 April at 10:22am
A world-class dive site and reef off Queensland’s coast is one step closer, after an Expression of Interest (EOI) process was opened today.

Koala research grants up to $100,000 on offer

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 2 April at 12:25pm
Applications will open tomorrow for Palaszczuk Government grants of up to $100,000 for research projects that will improve outcomes for Queensland’s koala population.

Palaszczuk Government and Ipswich City Council join forces on sustainability

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 29 March at 9:41am
The Palaszczuk Government is backing Ipswich in its quest to be one of the most sustainable cities in the country.

Domestic travel delivers $15 billion boost to the state

Minister for Education and Minister for Tourism, Major Events and the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | 29 March at 4:00am
Domestic travellers spent more money than ever while visiting Queensland last year, injecting $15.1 billion into the economy, according to national tourism data released today.

Nickel refinery is “cyclone ready”

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 27 March at 7:09pm
Queensland Nickel Sales Pty Ltd (QNS) has assured the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection that it is “cyclone ready”.

Queenslanders encouraged to switch off for Earth Hour

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 25 March at 11:05am
Queenslanders are encouraged to join the rest of Australia in switching off their lights to support Earth Hour on tonight (25 March).

Crocodile found in Johnstone River trap

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 24 March at 2:28pm
Wildlife officers from the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection (EHP) have removed a 4 metre crocodile from the Johnstone River in Innisfail.

Six innovators to work with Palaszczuk Government on cutting-edge ideas

Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy and Minister for Small Business | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | 24 March at 9:34am
The Palaszczuk Government will fund six small businesses and startups to work alongside public sector agencies to develop cutting-edge solutions to difficult challenges.

CMC set to rock QLD for three more years

Minister for Education and Minister for Tourism, Major Events and the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | 24 March at 8:44am
Queensland has cemented its reputation as the nation’s home of country music with Acting Tourism and Major Events Minister, Steven Miles today announcing CMC Rocks QLD has been secured for another three years.