The Queensland Government has officially opened a new Rural Fire Service (RFS) station and commissioned a new firefighting vehicle on North Stradbroke Island to give volunteers greater capacity to protect their local community.
The Queensland racing industry is set to benefit from an extra $12 million in annual prizemoney, Racing Minister Stirling Hinchliffe has announced. Mr Hinchliffe said the additional prizemoney was a massive win for Queensland racing industry participants across all three codes. “Racing Queensland’s extended prizemoney package is exactly what the racing industry has been crying out for,” he said. “It means an extra $12 million will be pumped directly into the industry each...
As the anniversary of the 2011 floods is commemorated this week, Queenslanders can be assured that the State’s disaster response crews are ready to help during future incidents, with first class training, facilities and equipment provided by the Palaszczuk Government.
Accessing the D’Aguilar Highway from King Street will soon improve with design for the first section of a safety upgrade along Caboolture Connection Road (Lower King Street and King Street) nearing completion.