Media Statements

 Queensland launches climate action, jobs plan
Fri 30 Jul 21 at 12:30 PM

Queensland launches climate action, jobs plan

Queenslanders are set to benefit from a stronger focus on more jobs in more industries and cleaner, cheaper energy under the state’s new climate and economic blueprint, released today.
Elective surgery surges in Queensland public hospitals
Fri 30 Jul 21 at 12:23 PM

Elective surgery surges in Queensland public hospitals

Queensland’s public hospitals are delivering increased elective surgery activity amid unprecedented demand for health services and a deadly global pandemic.Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Yvette D’Ath said Queensland Health’s latest June Quarter 2021 Performance Data also reveals record activity in the state’s busy emergency departments.
QTA SunnyFutures participant Katra Ahmed with SunnyFutures trainer Jane Thornton
Fri 30 Jul 21 at 12:00 PM

Brisbane and Ipswich’s best training talent announced

A Sunnybank high school initiative supporting Year 12 students to transition to work or study has been selected as a Metropolitan regional winner in the 60th annual Queensland Training Awards.
An artist impression of the proposed Marina Square development at Urangan Harbour.
Fri 30 Jul 21 at 11:00 AM

State hoists the sail on job-creating Hervey Bay harbour development

A $60 million investment in Hervey Bay tourism infrastructure has been kickstarted by the Palaszczuk Government, with the potential to create more than 200 local jobs and extensive economic opportunities for the Fraser Coast region.
New Kowanyama infrastructure to boost community accessibility
Fri 30 Jul 21 at 10:30 AM

New Kowanyama infrastructure to boost community accessibility

Minister for Police and Corrective Services and Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, Mark Ryan MP joined Kowanyama community representatives today to officially open two important infrastructure projects supported by the Palaszczuk Government.
Work wraps up on Harley Street intersection upgrade
Fri 30 Jul 21 at 10:30 AM

Work wraps up on Harley Street intersection upgrade

The $16.3 million upgrade of the Harley Street intersection at Kamerunga is open to traffic.
Palaszczuk Government delivers $163 million to create 351 new hospital beds
Fri 30 Jul 21 at 10:02 AM

Palaszczuk Government delivers $163 million to create 351 new hospital beds

The Palaszczuk Government is delivering an extra $163.7 million to create 351 new beds across Queensland’s hospital network.
Mackay small business grants going back to basics
Thu 29 Jul 21 at 05:13 PM

Mackay small business grants going back to basics

The Palaszczuk Government’s popular Business Basics grants are getting a $5 million top up, with $5,000 grants available for small businesses in Mackay.
Gladstone small business grants going back to basics
Thu 29 Jul 21 at 04:40 PM

Gladstone small business grants going back to basics

The Palaszczuk Government’s popular Business Basics grants are getting a $5 million top up, with $5,000 grants available for small businesses in Gladstone.
Fraser Coast small business grants going back to basics
Thu 29 Jul 21 at 04:40 PM

Fraser Coast small business grants going back to basics

The Palaszczuk Government’s popular Business Basics grants are getting a $5 million top up, with $5,000 grants available for small businesses on the Fraser Coast.
Townsville small business grants going back to basics
Thu 29 Jul 21 at 04:40 PM

Townsville small business grants going back to basics

The Palaszczuk Government’s popular Business Basics grants are getting a $5 million top up, with $5,000 grants available for small businesses in Townsville and across North Queensland.
Three new magistrates appointed to Queensland Courts
Thu 29 Jul 21 at 04:40 PM

Three new magistrates appointed to Queensland Courts

Three new magistrates have today been appointed to courts in Brisbane, Charleville and Innisfail with one also to undertake the role of Brisbane Coroner.