Media Statements

New Chinchilla training centre to boost regional health education
Tue 14 Dec 21 at 03:28 PM

New Chinchilla training centre to boost regional health education

A new Chinchilla Clinical Training Centre (CTC) will teach the next generation of regional health care professionals thanks to $718,000 from the Palaszczuk Government and the resources sector.
Cloncurry to receive over $1.4 million for new community infrastructure
Tue 14 Dec 21 at 03:22 PM

Cloncurry to receive over $1.4 million for new community infrastructure

A Men’s Healing Shed and new Grandstand Project in Cloncurry will become a reality thanks to over $1.4 million in funding from the Palaszczuk Government and the resources sector.
Almost $17 million for new community infrastructure in Mackay and Isaac resource community
Tue 14 Dec 21 at 03:17 PM

Almost $17 million for new community infrastructure in Mackay and Isaac resource community

Projects located in Bowen, Bakers Creek, Sarina and Moranbah will provide even better sports, community and housing facilities in the region, thanks to $16.95 million in funding from the Palaszczuk Government and the resources sector.
$8.8 million for North Queensland community projects to be delivered
Tue 14 Dec 21 at 02:11 PM

$8.8 million for North Queensland community projects to be delivered

A new pool in Charters Towers and an early intervention and learning centre in Townsville will be delivered for local communities thanks to $8.8 million in funding from the Palaszczuk Government and the resources sector.
Cairns University Hospital one step closer to reality
Tue 14 Dec 21 at 01:41 PM

Cairns University Hospital one step closer to reality

A historic agreement has been signed today between Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service and James Cook University locking in the purchase of land to be the first physical stage of the new Cairns University Hospital.
Queensland resources communities share in $47 million project funding
Tue 14 Dec 21 at 01:00 PM

Queensland resources communities share in $47 million project funding

Fifteen resources communities are set to share in just over $47 million thanks to joint Palaszczuk Government and resources sector funding.
Pormpuraaw Police Station officially opens
Tue 14 Dec 21 at 12:05 PM

Pormpuraaw Police Station officially opens

Minister for Police and Corrective Services and Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, the Honourable Mark Ryan MP and Commissioner Katarina Carroll today officially opened the new Pormpuraaw Police Station.
Boeing’s best and brightest based in Queensland
Tue 14 Dec 21 at 11:59 AM

Boeing’s best and brightest based in Queensland

Queensland has scooped the pool in attracting over 100 of Australia’s best and brightest future aerospace and defence specialists
Rockhampton region receives $7.9 million for new community infrastructure
Tue 14 Dec 21 at 11:06 AM

Rockhampton region receives $7.9 million for new community infrastructure

Rockhampton will gain major new sporting and mental health facilities thanks to $7.9 million in funding from the Palaszczuk Government and the resources sector.
New social housing complex opens in Mackay
Tue 14 Dec 21 at 11:00 AM

New social housing complex opens in Mackay

The Mackay region has received a boost in social housing with the official opening of a new 10-unit complex by the Minister for Communities and Housing Leeanne Enoch.
Hydrogen-powered freight trains on the Aurizon for the renewable State
Mon 13 Dec 21 at 04:13 PM

Hydrogen-powered freight trains on the Aurizon for the renewable State

Queensland’s pursuit of the renewable energy opportunity continues at pace with the announcement by Aurizon and Anglo American that they will undertake a study into using hydrogen-powered trains for bulk freight.
Services help families cope with Christmas stress
Mon 13 Dec 21 at 02:30 PM

Services help families cope with Christmas stress

Queensland families struggling to cope this Christmas can access a range of programs and services designed to keep children safe and help keep parents on track.