Media Statements

Barambah Creek farmers score water security
Fri 18 Sep 20 at 08:00 AM

Barambah Creek farmers score water security

More than 50 Barambah Creek farmers now have water security for the first time, with groundwater licences allowing them to irrigate their crops and water their stock.
LNP thinks CHO has too much power
Fri 18 Sep 20 at 06:00 AM

LNP thinks CHO has too much power

LNP members have publicly stated they believe Queensland’s Chief Health Officer has too much power.
More water on the table to drive growth, jobs in the West
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 03:51 PM

More water on the table to drive growth, jobs in the West

Farmers and businesses in south and central west Queensland can bid for more water from today to expand their businesses and create jobs.
Townsville hospital to be expanded
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 11:56 AM

Townsville hospital to be expanded

The Palaszczuk Government has launched planning for the expansion of the Townsville University Hospital to deliver even better public healthcare for the region.
Queensland Agriculture Awards recognise cream of the crop
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 11:35 AM

Queensland Agriculture Awards recognise cream of the crop

Outstanding contributors and innovators in agriculture, fisheries and forestry have been recognised in the annual Queensland Agriculture Awards, announced at the AgFutures 2020 virtual forum in Brisbane.
New Coolum Police Station officially opens
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 11:00 AM

New Coolum Police Station officially opens

Minister for Police Mark Ryan today joined Commissioner Katarina Carroll to officially open the new Coolum Police Station.
Jobs for the picking across Queensland
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 10:28 AM

Jobs for the picking across Queensland

A range of seasonal agriculture jobs are up for the picking across Queensland, with working-holiday makers and Queenslanders seeking employment encouraged to work and explore their way around the state.
Frecklington must outline cuts to Darling Downs
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 09:04 AM

Frecklington must outline cuts to Darling Downs

Treasurer Cameron Dick has today called on Deb Frecklington to outline what cuts the LNP will make in the Darling Downs region to pay for their $23 billion in unfunded promises.
Mander must outline Sunshine Coast cuts
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 08:37 AM

Mander must outline Sunshine Coast cuts

Tim Mander must outline what cuts the LNP will make on the Sunshine Coast to pay for their $23 billion in unfunded promises, Cameron Dick said today.
Palaszczuk Government expands commitment to racing integrity
Wed 16 Sep 20 at 07:00 PM

Palaszczuk Government expands commitment to racing integrity

The Palaszczuk Government will set up a Racing Appeals Panel within the Queensland Racing Integrity Commission (QRIC) and stays of certain decisions will not be permitted, following a review of the Queensland Racing Integrity Act.
Littleproud needs a little time in the naughty corner
Wed 16 Sep 20 at 05:21 PM

Littleproud needs a little time in the naughty corner

The Queensland Government has urged Federal Agriculture Minister’ David Littleproud’s colleagues to bring him to heel before he damages Australia’s economic recovery from COVID-19.