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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 | Yesterday 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 | Yesterday 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 | Yesterday 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.

Easter holiday fun at Queensland Recreation Centres

Minister for Housing and Public Works and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | Yesterday at 8:00am
If you’re heading to the beach over the Easter weekend there’s more holiday fun for the family than just sand and surf, with a range of activities on offer at the Queensland Recreation Centres.

Innovators invited to Townsville’s world-first reef hackathon

Minister for Innovation, Science and the Digital Economy and Minister for Small Business | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | Thursday at 11:00am
Innovative thinkers are invited to tackle the water quality and climate change problems affecting the Great Barrier Reef, while learning problem-solving skills, at a world-first creative hackathon in Townsville this week.

New night parrot community discovered in central west Queensland

Premier and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Wednesday at 7:19pm
Scientists are confident they have the heard the calls of a new community of the elusive night parrot, one of Australia’s most endangered birds, in Central West Queensland.

Palmer Point crocodile euthanised by EHP wildlife officers

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Wednesday at 7:27am
In a joint operation with Queensland Police Service, wildlife officers from the Department of Environment and Heritage Protection (EHP) have successfully targeted a crocodile, approximately 4 metres, at the mouth of the Russell River just south of where a spear fisher was reporte ...

Efforts continue to capture crocodiles at Palmer Point and Johnstone River

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Tuesday at 4:52pm
Department of Environment and Heritage Protection (EHP) wildlife officers are continuing to search for the crocodile believed to have taken a man south of Cairns over the weekend.

Palaszczuk Government steps up efforts to pinpoint Qld’s firefighting foam stocks

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Sunday at 10:53am
The Palaszczuk Government has been contacting an average of 100 potential firefighting foam users a week since a survey began to identify stocks of contamination-causing per and poly-fluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in Queensland.

As final visitors leave, the last hatchlings are set to emerge at Mon Repos

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | Sunday at 10:47am
Rangers and volunteers at Mon Repos Conservation Park near Bundaberg are hosting their last turtle encounter visitors today (Sunday, 19 March), as they close the beach and wait for remaining clutches to hatch out.

Great Barrier Reef Minister announces successful contractor to dredge for ex-HMAS Tobruk

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 16 March at 8:40am
Preparations for the scuttling of the ex-HMAS Tobruk have reached another milestone, with the Palaszczuk Government awarding a $325,000 contract to undertake maintenance dredging.

Single crocodile management plan provides clarity for Queenslanders

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 14 March at 11:55am
The Palaszczuk Government today (Tuesday) unveiled a unified crocodile management plan which will make it easier for the public to know exactly how crocs will be handled, no matter where they are in croc country.

Queenslanders to set new water quality targets

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 13 March at 8:32am
The Palaszczuk Government’s is asking Queenslanders to help set new water quality targets for the Great Barrier Reef and other catchments.

Indigenous Land and Sea projects get $630K boost

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 13 March at 7:37am
Ten Indigenous Land and Sea projects will share in more than $630,000 funding under the Queensland Indigenous Land and Sea Grants program

Queensland rangers leave to work on Kokoda Track

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 10 March at 1:00pm
Five Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) rangers will fly out from Cairns and Brisbane early Monday morning (13 March) to work on the historic Kokoda Track.

QPWS rangers on standby to help monitor reef health amid growing bleaching concerns

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 10 March at 12:46pm
The next couple of weeks will be critical in determining the extent of coral bleaching in the Great Barrier Reef, according to Environment Minister Steven Miles.

Environment Minister accepts interim findings of independent Koala Expert Panel

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 10 March at 9:00am
Environment Minister Steven Miles today (Friday) released an interim report by the Koala Expert Panel set up last year by the Palaszczuk Government to explore ways to better protect koalas in the state’s south-east.

Barrier Reef Minister releases reef regulations discussion paper ahead of UNESCO meeting

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 9 March at 9:15am
The Palaszczuk Government’s reef regulations discussion paper released today (Thursday) highlights the need to ramp up progress on water quality targets, according to Minister for the Great Barrier Reef, Steven Miles.

Environment Minister joins volunteers to tackle litter

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 5 March at 8:46am
Environment Minister Dr Steven Miles today (Sunday) urged Queenslanders to get behind this year’s Clean Up Australia Day by collecting a load of litter or rubbish.

Queensland Government rebuilds Dubuji boardwalk at Cape Tribulation

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 2 March at 11:36am
Cape Tribulation’s Dubuji boardwalk in far north Queensland is being rebuilt from recycled materials at a cost of $1.643 million, to retain the well-known tourist attraction and improve safety.

Queensland and PNG rangers work together on historic Kokoda track under Palaszczuk Government agreement

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 1 March at 1:30pm
Rangers from Queensland and Papua New Guinea will work together to repair the Kokoda Track, in the 75th Anniversary year of the WWII Kokoda Campaign.

Tenders open for dredging of the ex-HMAS Tobruk

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 1 March at 10:12am
The Palaszczuk Government is calling for tenders to undertake important dredging work ahead of the scuttling of the ex-HMAS Tobruk to create an artificial reef and world-class dive site in waters off Hervey Bay.

Water testing in central Queensland all clear

Minister for Environment and Heritage Protection and Minister for National Parks and the Great Barrier Reef | The Honourable Steven Miles | 28 February at 5:55am
Water quality testing across the Fitzroy Basin has now concluded with the final laboratory analysis for two rivers east of Emerald showing that water quality in the region remains high.

Housing boost for Pormpuraaw

Minister for Housing and Public Works and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | 27 February at 7:00pm
A far north Queensland builder has secured a new Queensland Government contract to upgrade public housing in Pormpuraaw.

Seats for all sitting MPs to contest at next State election

Premier and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | 27 February at 3:16pm
The proposed electoral redistribution dramatically changes the boundaries of electorates across Queensland, but it doesn’t alter my Government’s commitment to create jobs and restore services for all Queenslanders.