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New $75 million primary school at Caloundra south will open in January 2022
Today at 04:40 PM

Mammoth school infrastructure program for the Sunshine Coast

The Sunshine Coast is set for a $140.5 million windfall including new schools, classrooms, halls, and almost 380 jobs as part of a record State Budget education investment.
Second unit back online at Callide
Today at 03:53 PM

Second unit back online at Callide

Capacity is building at Callide Power Station with a second unit returning to service today.
Enrolments soar at Alexandra Hills TAFE after major upgrade by Palaszczuk Govt
Today at 02:38 PM

Enrolments soar at Alexandra Hills TAFE after major upgrade by Palaszczuk Govt

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk today officially opened the new plumbing trades facility at TAFE Queensland’s Alexandra Hills campus.
The specialised surveying aircraft being used for the survey.
Today at 01:53 PM

Geophysical surveys take flight to find the next generation of mineral deposits

A specialised surveying aircraft is in the sky in one of the world’s richest mineral provinces in the State’s north west to collect new geophysical data that will help uncover the next hotspot for mineral projects.
$2000 kickstarts 900 Sport and active recreation clubs
Today at 12:06 PM

$2000 kickstarts 900 Sport and active recreation clubs

Queensland sport and recreation clubs which will share $1.8 million in round two of the $2000 COVID SAFE Active Clubs Kickstart program which is part of the Palaszczuk Government’s COVID-19 Economic Recovery Plan.
Tiaro Bypass funding locks in four lanes
Today at 11:05 AM

Tiaro Bypass funding locks in four lanes

The Palaszczuk Government has committed an extra $46 million to a plan to build a four-lane Tiaro Bypass.
Palaszczuk Government fund supports Townsville firms to enter new age of manufacturing
Today at 10:46 AM

Palaszczuk Government fund supports Townsville firms to enter new age of manufacturing

The Palaszczuk Government will invest more than $840,000 in three North Queensland manufacturers to help them adopt new world-leading technology and processes, support growth in the region and create jobs.
Job opportunities to soar new heights at Cairns aviation facility
Today at 10:30 AM

Job opportunities to soar new heights at Cairns aviation facility

More aviation jobs are touching down in Cairns, with maintenance provider Jet Aviation Australia benefitting from a facility expansion backed by the Palaszczuk Government and boosted through the state’s COVID-19 Economic Recovery Plan.
Minister Glenn Butcher MP with Mecha Director Matt Canniffe
Today at 07:30 AM

Queensland manufacturers to reveal secrets of success

Queensland’s leading advanced manufacturers will open their doors to other local manufacturers to share the techniques and technologies which have transformed their business and made them more internationally competitive in the drive for Queensland to become Australia’s leading manufacturing state.
Real outcomes for regional and rural Queensland
Yesterday at 04:53 PM

Real outcomes for regional and rural Queensland

Economic development and delivering the State’s Economic Recovery Plan has been the focus of the Palaszczuk Government’s Regional Community Forums held across the state today.
Businesses urged to get Invested in Queensland
Yesterday at 03:51 PM

Businesses urged to get Invested in Queensland

The Palaszczuk Government will supercharge its drive to entice leading companies to set up operations in Queensland and support large scale investment projects with a new $500 million fund, Invested in Queensland.
Five groups share funding to promote healing and reconciliation
Yesterday at 02:53 PM

Five groups share funding to promote healing and reconciliation

Five Queensland organisations will share in more than $53,000 in funding to help raise awareness about institutional child abuse and promote truth, healing and reconciliation.