Media Statements

Girl Power unleashed so STEM can blossom in schools
Wed 18 May 22 at 11:39 AM

Girl Power unleashed so STEM can blossom in schools

Education Minister Grace Grace last night met with some of Queensland’s brightest young female STEM students who have been selected to participate in the 2022 STEM Girl Power Camp in Brisbane.
MEDIA ALERT - BRISBANE
Wed 18 May 22 at 10:38 AM

MEDIA ALERT - BRISBANE

Health Minister Yvette D’Ath will hold a press conference.
Community recovery hubs opening in Beachmere, Gatton, Laidley and Warwick
Wed 18 May 22 at 10:05 AM

Community recovery hubs opening in Beachmere, Gatton, Laidley and Warwick

People impacted by recent flooding can access assistance at three community recovery hubs to open on Wednesday 18 May in some of the hardest-hit areas.
1000th vessel removed for Queensland's War on Wrecks
Tue 17 May 22 at 03:00 PM

1000th vessel removed for Queensland's War on Wrecks

The 1000th vessel has been removed as part of the Palaszczuk Government War on Wrecks program from Cabbage Tree Creek at Shorncliffe.
Queensland businesses to get ready for more grants
Tue 17 May 22 at 01:17 PM

Queensland businesses to get ready for more grants

Queensland’s small and medium-sized businesses have another opportunity to secure grants of up to $50,000 to help them grow and create jobs.
Tewantin National Park branches out, sprouts new jobs
Tue 17 May 22 at 12:00 PM

Tewantin National Park branches out, sprouts new jobs

More than 2,400 hectares of former Noosa state forest and plantation will be added to Tewantin National Park, the Palaszczuk Government has announced, restoring swathes of native habitat and creating new jobs.
Five new correctional dogs join the front line at new training ‘digs’
Tue 17 May 22 at 11:41 AM

Five new correctional dogs join the front line at new training ‘digs’

Queensland’s elite corrections dogs and their specialist handlers will now be trained at a dedicated new purpose-built training facility in Brisbane.
Queensland’s Magistrates Court renews commitment to reconciliation
Mon 16 May 22 at 04:44 PM

Queensland’s Magistrates Court renews commitment to reconciliation

Reducing the overrepresentation of First Nations people in Queensland’s criminal justice system is a key focus of the Magistrates Court of Queensland’s new Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP).
Opening the doors to Inside Advanced Manufacturing Week
Mon 16 May 22 at 03:29 PM

Opening the doors to Inside Advanced Manufacturing Week

Eighteen leading advanced manufacturers will open their doors and share their experience in adopting world-leading technologies, processes and practices, as part of the Palaszczuk Government’s roadmap to cement Queensland’s position as Australia’s leading manufacturing state.
Tourism Minister Stirling Hinchliffe and Assistant Minister Michael Healy with one of 14 Queensland wrapped Greyhound Australia coaches at Bondi Beach.
Mon 16 May 22 at 02:06 PM

Wrapped for Backpackers

A full-size Greyhound Australia coach wrapped in an image of two snorkellers exploring the Great Barrier Reef has stopped at Bondi Beach to bring working backpackers to Queensland.
Law Week 2022 helping to protect the community from scams
Mon 16 May 22 at 10:24 AM

Law Week 2022 helping to protect the community from scams

This week the legal sector will shine a light on the importance of our legal system as part of a national event helping Queenslanders be aware of their rights and helping protect against scams.
Grants and support available for residents in parts of Moreton Bay LGA affected by floods
Sun 15 May 22 at 05:22 PM

Grants and support available for residents in parts of Moreton Bay LGA affected by floods

Residents in parts of the Moreton Bay local government area (LGA) who have been impacted by severe flooding over recent days can now access financial assistance and support services.