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Coles lets the Qld sunshine in
Yesterday at 06:00 AM

Coles lets the Qld sunshine in

Queensland sunshine and breezes will be helping power your local Coles store from 2022.
Queensland farmers know bulldust when they hear it
Mon 21 Sep 20 at 05:48 PM

Queensland farmers know bulldust when they hear it

Queensland Opposition Leader Deb Frecklington has used an address to the Rural Press Club to mislead Queensland farmers about drought assistance.
Palaszczuk Government takes women on boards target to new heights
Mon 21 Sep 20 at 03:44 PM

Palaszczuk Government takes women on boards target to new heights

Following the latest appointments and reappointments to Queensland Government boards, the Palaszczuk Government has exceeded its 50 per cent women on boards target.
Save money by checking and comparing prices when grocery shopping
Mon 21 Sep 20 at 01:10 PM

Save money by checking and comparing prices when grocery shopping

Queensland’s Office of Fair Trading is reminding consumers they can check and compare unit prices when shopping for groceries to save money as part of a national awareness campaign launched today.
Millions of dollars in cluster fencing grants support recovery in the regions
Mon 21 Sep 20 at 09:52 AM

Millions of dollars in cluster fencing grants support recovery in the regions

The Palaszczuk Government is providing another $5 million dollars in Cluster Fencing grants to drought-declared local government areas to help protect livestock against feral pests, while supporting job creation in the regional Queensland as part of the state's plan for economic recovery.
Queensland extends sensible and safe border arrangements for agriculture
Mon 21 Sep 20 at 09:41 AM

Queensland extends sensible and safe border arrangements for agriculture

Queensland’s border arrangements for agricultural industry and workers have been extended.
Second M1 funding locked in as part of economic recovery to create jobs
Sun 20 Sep 20 at 12:00 PM

Second M1 funding locked in as part of economic recovery to create jobs

The Palaszczuk Government’s economic recovery plan will be significantly boosted with a $755 million commitment to build the 16-kilometre stage one of the Coomera Connector – popularly known as the ‘second M1’ – between Nerang and Coomera.
Deception Bay interchange upgrade the real deal
Sat 19 Sep 20 at 11:35 AM

Deception Bay interchange upgrade the real deal

Works on the jointly funded $163.3 million Bruce Highway upgrade at the Deception Bay Road Interchange will start in the coming weeks after the construction contract was awarded to BMD Constructions Pty Ltd.
They’re officially off and racing at Ipswich Turf Club
Sat 19 Sep 20 at 11:30 AM

They’re officially off and racing at Ipswich Turf Club

Racing Minister Stirling Hinchliffe today unveiled the multimillion redevelopment of the Ipswich Turf Club.
Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers secured for five more years
Sat 19 Sep 20 at 09:30 AM

Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers secured for five more years

One of Queensland’s most iconic festivals – the Toowoomba Carnival of Flowers – has been secured for another five years in a deal which further assists tourism recovery in Queensland.
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Treasurer Cameron Dick at Aspen Medical announce a target of 25 per cent of Government purchased PPE to be Queensland made
Fri 18 Sep 20 at 05:15 PM

Queensland COVID-19 - Saturday September 12 to Friday September 18: Locally made PPE, border to reopen to ACT, more international arrivals

More COVID-19 PPE supplies will be sourced locally, travel will soon be permitted from the ACT and more international arrivals will be accepted, after a week in which new COVID-19 cases were kept below 10
Everyone is a winner with grants for Queensland’s local shows
Fri 18 Sep 20 at 04:30 PM

Everyone is a winner with grants for Queensland’s local shows

Local shows across the state will continue to delight, entertain and connect communities with 130 show societies and associations receiving more than $2.1 million from the Queensland Government’s Show Societies Grants Program, to help conduct their annual show.