Media Statements

Border immortalised at The Gabba
Yesterday at 04:25 PM

Border immortalised at The Gabba

The Gabba’s reputation as the fortress of Australian Cricket has become more intimidating for the touring England team here for The Ashes, with a 1.8 metre statue of former captain Allan Border unveiled at the stadium precinct.
Minister welcomes the first woman to lead Queensland’s multicultural peak body
Yesterday at 04:00 PM

Minister welcomes the first woman to lead Queensland’s multicultural peak body

History has been made with the appointment of the first woman to lead Queensland’s peak multicultural body.
Deadline extended on job-creating regional grants program
Yesterday at 02:30 PM

Deadline extended on job-creating regional grants program

The Queensland Government has extended the deadline for expressions of interest in its job-creating Rural Economic Development Grants program so flood-affected primary producers don’t miss out.
Queensland courts Korea with virtual trade mission
Yesterday at 02:09 PM

Queensland courts Korea with virtual trade mission

International travel restrictions are no barrier to trade with the Queensland Government launching its second virtual agriculture and food trade mission - this time to Korea.
Turtle-y awesome turtle centre named one of Australia’s best eco-experiences
Yesterday at 01:35 PM

Turtle-y awesome turtle centre named one of Australia’s best eco-experiences

The Mon Repos Turtle Centre’s dedication to turtle conservation and research has been rewarded, with the centre being recognised as one of Australia’s best ecotourism experiences.
Certainty for Queensland businesses as state eyes 17 December milestone
Yesterday at 12:19 PM

Certainty for Queensland businesses as state eyes 17 December milestone

The State Government has released details of the health mandate taking effect from December 17.
Residential Tenancies Authority and Office of Fair Trading join forces to improve compliance in rental sector
Mon 06 Dec 21 at 03:02 PM

Residential Tenancies Authority and Office of Fair Trading join forces to improve compliance in rental sector

Queensland’s rental sector will benefit from improved compliance and better renting outcomes for all parties thanks to a suite of new initiatives announced by the Queensland Government.
Queensland Borders Re-open
Mon 06 Dec 21 at 02:21 PM

Queensland Borders Re-open

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced Queensland borders will re-open to domestic hotspots from 1am, Monday December 13.
First Test returns to The Gabba
Mon 06 Dec 21 at 01:12 PM

First Test returns to The Gabba

More than 5,000 pies, 20,000 buckets of chips and 180,000 litres of beer have been trucked into The Gabba as final preparations begin for one of the great rivalries of international sport.
Queenslanders to decide what single-use plastics will be banned next
Mon 06 Dec 21 at 10:10 AM

Queenslanders to decide what single-use plastics will be banned next

After the outstanding success of the ban on a variety of single-use plastic items in September this year, Queenslanders are now being asked to have their say on what single-use plastics should be banned next.
Fill n’ Chill with plenty of Queensland Seafood this Christmas
Sun 05 Dec 21 at 10:52 AM

Fill n’ Chill with plenty of Queensland Seafood this Christmas

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is urging Queenslanders to put plenty of local seafood on the menu during the coming festive season.
1 million Queenslanders link digital certificates to the Check In Qld app
Sat 04 Dec 21 at 01:05 PM

1 million Queenslanders link digital certificates to the Check In Qld app

More than one million Queenslanders have now linked their COVID-19 digital certificate to the Check In Qld app so they can live life to the fullest from 17 December.