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Sunshine Coast firm wins million-dollar contract to supply QPWS fire trucks

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Yesterday at 7:00pm
A Sunshine Coast firm has won a contract to supply 20 specialised fire units for the Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS).

More Indigenous Land and Sea Rangers to care for country

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Thursday at 11:30am
The Palaszczuk Government is hiring 25 new Indigenous Land and Sea rangers to protect Queensland’s most amazing natural areas and increase local job opportunities in indigenous communities.

Far North Queensland companies called to tender for school works under Buy Queensland policy

Minister for Housing and Public Works and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | Wednesday at 11:15am
The Palaszczuk Government has called on eligible local building companies to tender for school upgrade works at Pormpurraaw under the Queensland Government’s new Buy Queensland procurement strategy.

Hidden heritage gems open their doors this weekend

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 6 October at 11:49am
More than 90 buildings across the city are expected to draw the crowds during Brisbane Open House 2017 this weekend (October 7-8.)

Excessive tree clearing skyrockets due to LNP

Deputy Premier, Minister for Transport and Minister for Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 5 October at 1:10pm
The rate of excessive tree clearing in Queensland has skyrocketed, reaching an alarming rate of 395,000 hectares in 2015-16, according to the annual deforestation report released today.

Mark Bailey

Premier and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 22 September at 1:34pm
Based on the clear finding of Commissioner Alan MacSporran, Mark Bailey is returning to duty as Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports and Minister for Energy, Biofuels and Water Supply, effective today.

More protections for the Great Barrier Reef

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 22 September at 1:00pm
The Palaszczuk Government will strengthen protections for our Great Barrier Reef by tightening trans-shipping rules.

Community roadshows help Queenslanders prepare for climate change

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 22 September at 10:13am
The Palaszczuk Government is helping Queenslanders take action on climate change with a series of workshops that will be rolled out over the next month across the state.

Big milestones reached for Rothwell Intersection

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 22 September at 9:59am
The last traffic switch will happen this weekend as the $37.5 million upgrade to Rothwell intersection nears completion.

Way to go Warrego – overtaking lanes open ahead of schedule

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 22 September at 9:30am
Eight new overtaking lanes now complete ahead of schedule on the Warrego HighwayThe new east and westbound overtaking lanes are at four locations between Oakey to DalbyAn average of 136 jobs were supported during the construction phase of the project

Final touches complete on safer, smoother Tinana Interchange

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 22 September at 9:00am
A roads project that will help drive the growing Wide Bay region well into the future is complete, with the last works finished on the $38 million Tinana Interchange upgrade.

Central Queensland’s Saraji Road set for $2.9 million upgrade

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 21 September at 8:00am
Upgrade to improve safety and quality of key route for businesses and residentsWorks will include six sections of pavement rehabilitation totalling up to 8km$2.9m project funded by Australian and Queensland governments and Isaac Council

Beaudesert Town Centre Bypass opens early

Minister for Local Government and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Mark Furner | 20 September at 2:00pm
The $27.5 million Beaudesert Town Centre Bypass, a 1.5 kilometre two-lane road, will open to traffic this afternoon, a month ahead of schedule.

$65m Centenary Highway upgrade to ease congestion and create jobs

Premier and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 19 September at 10:30am
The Palaszczuk Government will spend $65 million transforming one of the busiest intersections on one of South East Queensland’s busiest roads – the Sumners Road Interchange on the Centenary Highway.

Road safety upgrade works start at Warrego Highway in Minden

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 18 September at 2:57pm
Construction on a vital $10 million road safety upgrade at the Warrego Highway/Lowood-Minden Road and Tallegalla Road intersection has begun.

Palaszczuk Government “PrepLs” learner drivers into a safer future

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 18 September at 11:30am
The current written learner test for young drivers could become a thing of the past, with an Australian-first trial to begin today set to revolutionise the ‘old’ multiple choice question paper for the first time in four decades.

Better bridge to boost Warrego Highway

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 15 September at 3:30pm
New bridge over Jingi Jingi Creek west of Dalby to improve transport efficiency and productivityWorks form part of the broader Warrego Highway Upgrade Programme to improve safety and efficiency along one of Australia’s key freight routes

Queensland schools score new crossing safety supervisors

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 15 September at 3:00pm
Students across Queensland will be safer thanks to the Palaszczuk Government’s continued rollout of the school crossing supervisors program.

Ipswich Motorway Upgrade team moves into project office in Rocklea

Premier and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 15 September at 1:55pm
Works are ramping up on the $400 million Ipswich Motorway with the construction team now on site.

Fine fishing forecast thanks to floating walkways

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 15 September at 11:00am
River Heads and Hervey Bay boaties are set to benefit from three new floating walkways being installed in the area, with the contract for the works to be awarded soon.

Take the time to slow down and keep your chin up these school holidays

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 15 September at 10:50am
Motorists are once again being urged to watch their speed and not get distracted while driving ahead of school holidays starting this weekend.

Track the HMAS Tobruk’s transformation from wreck to reef at new display

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 15 September at 9:26am
Queenslanders can now track the transformation of the ex-HMAS Tobruk from wreck to artificial reef through a new interactive display centre located near the ship.

First major structure complete on Gateway Upgrade North

Minister for Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports | The Honourable Steven Miles | 15 September at 9:00am
Driving the Gateway Motorway through Nudgee and Bracken Ridge has become safer and less congested thanks to the opening of the new Nudgee Road Bridge.

Contract awarded to scuttle ex-HMAS Tobruk ahead of schedule

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 14 September at 2:45pm
The Palaszczuk Government has awarded the contract to scuttle the ex-HMAS Tobruk in the waters of Wide Bay to maritime and disposals specialist Birdon Pty Ltd.

All talk no action from LNP

Deputy Premier, Minister for Transport and Minister for Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Jackie Trad | 14 September at 1:02pm
Tim Nicholls and the LNP have revealed they have no plans to bust South East Queensland congestion, Deputy Premier Jackie Trad said today.