Media Statements

Relief funding doubled for Queenslanders in need of support
Today at 11:31 AM

Relief funding doubled for Queenslanders in need of support

The Palaszczuk Government will double funding for emergency and food relief services to deliver more support to Queenslanders who have been impacted by cost of living and housing pressures.
Discover our national parks #hiddengems, great lifestyle these holidays
Today at 09:45 AM

Discover our national parks #hiddengems, great lifestyle these holidays

Queenslanders are being encouraged to explore their own backyards these summer holidays and discover some of the lesser-known beauties within the state’s national parks and protected areas.
Shop for safety this Christmas
Yesterday at 11:29 AM

Shop for safety this Christmas

As Queenslanders start gift buying gifts and putting up Christmas lights, the Palaszczuk Government is urging caution around using old lights and buying electrical gifts online.
$23.5 million in new funding for homelessness supports
Yesterday at 10:59 AM

$23.5 million in new funding for homelessness supports

The Palaszczuk Government has committed $23.5 million in new funding for more accommodation and more services for people experiencing homelessness.
New home for Queensland harness racing announced
Yesterday at 10:00 AM

New home for Queensland harness racing announced

A site has been secured for the new home of harness racing and training in Queensland.
Your hopes, your dreams for Brisbane 2032
Yesterday at 07:23 AM

Your hopes, your dreams for Brisbane 2032

From Monday, Australians will have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to share their hopes and dreams for Brisbane 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games legacy with the launch of an online national survey.
Planning changes to deliver more housing options in Queensland
Fri 02 Dec 22 at 05:52 PM

Planning changes to deliver more housing options in Queensland

Providing rooming accommodation will now be easier after the Palaszczuk Government lifted a requirement for local government planning approval under certain conditions.
Planning changes to get thousands of Toowoomba homes off the ground
Fri 02 Dec 22 at 05:37 PM

Planning changes to get thousands of Toowoomba homes off the ground

The Queensland Government has approved a request from Toowoomba Regional Council to adopt temporary planning changes that pave the way for thousands of extra homes.
Western Queensland councils set for housing action
Fri 02 Dec 22 at 05:26 PM

Western Queensland councils set for housing action

The first six Local Housing Action Plans for councils across Western Queensland have been unveiled to tackle housing challenges in rural and remote communities.
Queensland shows positive trends to Close the Gap
Fri 02 Dec 22 at 02:34 PM

Queensland shows positive trends to Close the Gap

The Palaszczuk Government today launched Queensland’s 2022 Closing the Gap Annual Report and Snapshot.
$21.7 million to boost support for Queenslanders in housing stress
Fri 02 Dec 22 at 01:53 PM

$21.7 million to boost support for Queenslanders in housing stress

More support will be available to Queenslanders who are struggling to find a home in the private rental market or who can’t afford their rent, with a funding boost totalling $21.7 million from the Palaszczuk Government.
Gold Coast–Springbrook Road Reconstruction Works Progressing
Fri 02 Dec 22 at 12:30 PM

Gold Coast–Springbrook Road Reconstruction Works Progressing

Reconstruction works are well underway across all major landslip sites on Gold Coast–Springbrook Road.