Media Statements

Queenslanders now able to access Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment
Fri 23 Oct 20 at 01:08 PM

Queenslanders now able to access Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment

Queenslanders who are self isolating or in quarantine during the COVID-19 pandemic can now access support with a $1500 Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment.
New recreational fishing app ready to download
Mon 05 Oct 20 at 05:37 PM

New recreational fishing app ready to download

A new software application for Queensland recreational fishers has been launched and is now available to download free.
Queensland backs recreational fishing with $200,000 in local grants
Mon 05 Oct 20 at 05:36 PM

Queensland backs recreational fishing with $200,000 in local grants

Recreational Fishing Grants worth $200,000 are being awarded to 19 fishing and community groups around the state who support fishing through clinics, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ cultural fishing activities, research and improving fish habitats.
Extra Funding for Sexual Violence Support
Mon 05 Oct 20 at 04:40 PM

Extra Funding for Sexual Violence Support

Specialist sexual assault services will share in an extra $2.7 million in Commonwealth COVID-19 funding to meet additional demand during Queensland’s pandemic recovery.
Queensland’s economic recovery plan wins Federal support
Mon 05 Oct 20 at 04:25 PM

Queensland’s economic recovery plan wins Federal support

Major road and transport projects being delivered by the Palaszczuk Government are set to be boosted by federal funding
Centenary Bridge funding deal done
Mon 05 Oct 20 at 03:37 PM

Centenary Bridge funding deal done

Funding is locked in to build a second Centenary Bridge at Jindalee.
Domestic and family violence help in Hervey Bay
Mon 05 Oct 20 at 03:05 PM

Domestic and family violence help in Hervey Bay

More than $850,000 is being invested in domestic and family violence support for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families in Hervey Bay and Maryborough.
$9.6 million in further funding to disaster proof
Mon 05 Oct 20 at 03:00 PM

$9.6 million in further funding to disaster proof

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$1 million to boost violence support for Bundaberg women
Mon 05 Oct 20 at 02:52 PM

$1 million to boost violence support for Bundaberg women

Bundaberg’s EDON Place has secured $1 million over three years to support women to rebuild their lives after domestic, family and sexual violence.
More funding to help Queensland communities
Mon 05 Oct 20 at 02:40 PM

More funding to help Queensland communities

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COVID relief extends for explorers
Mon 05 Oct 20 at 02:04 PM

COVID relief extends for explorers

Queensland’s explorers have another six months rent-free to keep them on the hunt for the next round of resources projects and jobs.
Queensland to assemble Boeing’s first Australian-developed unmanned aircraft
Mon 05 Oct 20 at 10:48 AM

Queensland to assemble Boeing’s first Australian-developed unmanned aircraft

Queensland is poised to take another bold step in aerospace and advanced manufacturing with an historic opportunity to be the final production home for unmanned defence aircraft – the first military aircraft to be designed, engineered and manufactured in Australia in more than 50 years.