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More Bruce Highway safety upgrades rolled out in Far North

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | at 9:32am
Works are now finished on safety upgrades of the Bruce Highway south of Cairns, with wide centrelines, new turning lanes and better lighting along five kilometres of highway between Gordonvale and Edmonton.

New legislation to reform the towing industry

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports and Minister for Energy, Biofuels and Water Supply | The Honourable Steven Miles | Yesterday at 4:24pm
The Palaszczuk Government today introduced legislation into Parliament to overhaul the towing industry.

Queenslanders asked to condemn drink and drug driving

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | Yesterday at 12:34pm
Queensland motorists are being encouraged to speak up against drink and drug driving – a major contributor to fatal and serious crashes.

Retired Supreme Court Judge to lead investigation into interstate waste transportation

Premier and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Yesterday at 9:50am
Retired Supreme Court Judge, The Honourable Peter Lyons QC will lead the independent investigation into the transport of waste into Queensland, following a roundtable last week jointly chaired by the Premier and Environment Minister Steven Miles.

Warrego Highway upgrades underway around Dalby

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | Yesterday at 9:00am
The Warrego Highway through Dalby is undergoing an eagerly awaited makeover as construction gets underway this week on upgrades to the eastern and western approaches to the town.

Agriculture and infrastructure climate plans launched

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Monday at 1:36pm
The Palaszczuk Government is preparing Queensland for hotter climates by providing planning assistance across the state from our farms to our cities.

#SpeakUpForRoadSafety this Road Safety Week

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports and Minister for Energy, Biofuels and Water Supply | The Honourable Steven Miles | Sunday at 12:15pm
As Road Safety Week begins, a blueprint aimed at making Queensland roads safer has been unveiled, focussing on young drivers as well as vulnerable road users.

Chin Up campaign gets tongues talking and fingers clicking

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | Sunday at 12:00pm
The ‘Chin up, phone down’ message has reached nearly four million people thanks to the Palaszczuk Government’s latest road safety campaign targeting young motorists.

Crocodile removed from Daru Creek in Moresby

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Friday at 12:27pm
Wildlife officers from the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection have removed a 3.6 metre crocodile from Daru Creek, Moresby, approximately 15 kilometres south of Innisfail.

Roads boost thanks to new Sunshine Coast development

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | Friday at 9:00am
Sunshine Coast road users are set to benefit from a major $19 million project to service the new Bokarina Beach community.

New Cape York nature refuge to protect reef

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 16 August at 6:31pm
The Palaszczuk Government will give extra protection to a Cape York property to protect the Great Barrier Reef from erosion and provide habitat for vulnerable and endangered animals.

Government announces independent investigation into interstate waste transportation

Premier and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 15 August at 7:15pm
The Palaszczuk Government will establish a three month independent investigation into the transport of waste into Queensland.

“Operation Sand Dune” saves more Raine Island green turtles

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 15 August at 7:00am
Six Olympic-sized swimming pools of sand will be moved across Raine Island beach to boost the numbers of the threatened green turtle.

LNP speed limit review nothing new

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 12 August at 1:30pm
Another day, another tired old thought bubble from the LNP.

Bright idea switched on in Queensland

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 12 August at 9:00am
The switch has been flicked on a bright new program set to make Queensland roads more luminous for less, with LED bulbs now replacing older, more energy intensive lights.

Operation Tora rolls out

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 11 August at 5:02pm
Officers from the Environment Department and Transport and Main Roads (TMR) launched a joint agency operation yesterday [10 August] at separate locations across South-east Queensland.

Safer Bruce Highway at Tinana as interchange opens to traffic

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 11 August at 12:00pm
$38 million project officially open, improving safety and traffic flow through the areaMinor completion works to continue over coming weeks, with reduced speed limits in placeAn estimated 118 direct jobs supported over the life of the project

Queensland Government to target rogue waste management operators

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 10 August at 4:22pm
A joint agency operation between Transport and Main Roads (TMR), Environment and Heritage Protection (EHP) and the Queensland Police Service (QPS) will begin today targeting heavy vehicles from New South Wales dumping waste in Queensland.

Fireworks, fairy floss and Finding Nemo – it’s all happening at the Ekka!

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 10 August at 7:57am
The Great Barrier Reef will be on display at the Ekka with a focus on encouraging Queenslanders to help protect this international icon.

LNP towing policy should be hauled away as rogue towies would stay

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 8 August at 3:54pm
The LNP has given the green light to rogue tow truck operators with the introduction of their lame Private Member’s Bill in Parliament today.

Palaszczuk Government to overhaul the towing industry

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 7 August at 2:30pm
The Palaszczuk Government has today endorsed all recommendations made by the independent investigation into the towing industry led by the former District Court Judge Michael Forde.

Palaszczuk Government to fast-track new laws for the towing industry

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 6 August at 10:15am
The Palaszczuk Government has received the report of the independent investigation into the towing industry led by former District Court Judge Michael Forde ahead of the three month deadline.

Fairy floss and finding Nemo – it’s all at the Pine Rivers Show!

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 4 August at 4:54pm
The Great Barrier Reef will be on display at the Pine Rivers Show this week [4 August – 6 August] with a focus on connecting people in South-east Queensland to this international icon.

Work on Mackay Ring Road (Stage 1) project set to start

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 4 August at 3:00pm
The Mackay Ring Road project reached a major milestone today, with CPB Contractors announced as the successful tenderers to build Stage 1 of the project.

Tolls waived on Logan Motorway following crash

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 4 August at 1:26pm
Tolls will be waived in both directions on the Logan Motorway from the M1 (Loganlea toll point) to the Gateway merge (Kuraby toll point) until 6pm today to help alleviate traffic delays caused by the truck fire on the M1 at Loganholme this morning.