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Lights, camera, action! New home for filmmakers in Far North Queensland
Mon 18 Oct 21 at 06:00 AM

Lights, camera, action! New home for filmmakers in Far North Queensland

A new film and TV studio is set to be built in Cairns with a site chosen for Screen Queensland’s new production facility.
Farmers turn reef action into income
Sat 16 Oct 21 at 12:01 PM

Farmers turn reef action into income

A unique collaboration between the Palaszczuk Government, business and landholders is seeing Queensland farmers earn additional income and prevent 18,000kg of nitrogen from reaching the Great Barrier Reef – as well as helping drive Queensland’s COVID-19 economic recovery plan
Ros Bates must go
Sat 16 Oct 21 at 10:45 AM

Ros Bates must go

Treasurer and Minister for Trade and Investment Cameron Dick has called on Opposition Leader David Crisafulli to remove LNP Health Spokesperson Rose Bates from his frontbench.
Don’t wait until it’s too late – get vaccinated now
Sat 16 Oct 21 at 06:00 AM

Don’t wait until it’s too late – get vaccinated now

As the wet season approaches, now is the time to get vaccinated before it’s too late.
Revved up safety standards for quad bikes 
Fri 15 Oct 21 at 04:31 PM

Revved up safety standards for quad bikes 

New safety standards for the use of quad bikes have come into effect during Safe Work month and the Palaszczuk Government is urging users to keep quad bike safety front of mind.
Language and values: Work is underway at Mountain Creek State High School for a student code of ethics garden
Fri 15 Oct 21 at 03:00 PM

Don't miss out on Queensland's record $400,000 Indigenous Languages grants

The Palaszczuk Government has extended the record $400,000 Indigenous Languages Grants 2021, giving local groups, schools and Indigenous organisations the chance to secure funding to reinvigorate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages.
Recovery investment set to create new First Nations work and grow career sustainability
Fri 15 Oct 21 at 02:42 PM

Recovery investment set to create new First Nations work and grow career sustainability

The Palaszczuk Government has today opened the second round of the First Nations Commissioning Fund to support uniquely Queensland Indigenous stories in the Arts
Changes to NSW quarantine rules
Fri 15 Oct 21 at 01:15 PM

Changes to NSW quarantine rules

State Government spokesperson:
Small businesses urged to get ready for summer
Fri 15 Oct 21 at 12:00 PM

Small businesses urged to get ready for summer

Now is the time for small businesses in North and Far North Queensland to Get Ready for the upcoming disaster season, with tools and support available from the Palaszczuk Government.
Olympic Growth Plan for Mackay Indigenous Businesses
Fri 15 Oct 21 at 11:08 AM

Olympic Growth Plan for Mackay Indigenous Businesses

Mackay Indigenous business owners and operators will be given the opportunity to have their say on what they need to grow and shine in the lead up to the Brisbane 2032 Olympics.
Olympic Growth Plan for Gold Coast’s Indigenous Businesses
Fri 15 Oct 21 at 11:01 AM

Olympic Growth Plan for Gold Coast’s Indigenous Businesses

Gold Coast Indigenous business owners and operators will be given the opportunity to have their say on what they need to grow and shine in the lead up to the Brisbane 2032 Olympics.
Mareeba State High teams up with local pharmacy to vaccinate students & staff
Fri 15 Oct 21 at 11:00 AM

Mareeba State High teams up with local pharmacy to vaccinate students & staff

Mareeba State High School students and staff can get vaccinated at school in a Queensland-first partnership with the local community pharmacy.