Media Statements

South West Qld students prepared for good jobs of the future through STEM program
Thu 15 Sep 22 at 03:49 PM

South West Qld students prepared for good jobs of the future through STEM program

Primary school students in Toowoomba and the Darling Downs are benefiting from a Palaszczuk Government initiative, which is aiming to address future skills shortages in critical manufacturing jobs.
Help to Home already assisting households
Thu 15 Sep 22 at 02:54 PM

Help to Home already assisting households

Queensland rental property owners are being reminded to apply for a ground-breaking initiative to help increase the supply of homes available to Queenslanders in need.
Queensland records lowest ever unemployment rate
Thu 15 Sep 22 at 01:59 PM

Queensland records lowest ever unemployment rate

August Labour Force data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics shows Queensland has recorded its lowest ever unemployment rate since the series began in 1978.
Action to rebuild Spanish mackerel fishery for future generations
Wed 14 Sep 22 at 02:00 PM

Action to rebuild Spanish mackerel fishery for future generations

New fishery management arrangements for Spanish mackerel will be introduced from October this year, helping to restore depleted stocks and protect good jobs in the fishing industry for generations to come.
Indexation nearly doubles for vital NGOs
Wed 14 Sep 22 at 10:49 AM

Indexation nearly doubles for vital NGOs

Hard-working staff at organisations like domestic and family violence shelters and disability support services will get additional support thanks to the Palaszczuk Government.
Parliament resumes
Tue 13 Sep 22 at 04:30 PM

Parliament resumes

Queensland Parliament will resume on Thursday.
All industries now on Business Launchpad
Tue 13 Sep 22 at 03:00 PM

All industries now on Business Launchpad

Starting or running a business will be easier in Queensland with all businesses now covered by Queensland Business Launchpad.
Queensland Government to hold Housing Summit
Tue 13 Sep 22 at 10:30 AM

Queensland Government to hold Housing Summit

The Palaszczuk Government will stage a Housing Summit to address the urgency around multiple housing issues, beginning this Friday with an initial roundtable of key government and non-government stakeholders.
Statement from Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk
Fri 09 Sep 22 at 03:05 PM

Statement from Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk

Following the passing of Queen Elizabeth II overnight, the Leader of the House has written to the Speaker to advise that the scheduled sitting of the Queensland Parliament next week be postponed.
Premier sends condolences on the death of Her Majesty The Queen
Fri 09 Sep 22 at 09:16 AM

Premier sends condolences on the death of Her Majesty The Queen

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk will send condolences on behalf of Queensland to Buckingham Palace following the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II.
Queensland Literary Awards winners for 2022
Thu 08 Sep 22 at 08:30 PM

Queensland Literary Awards winners for 2022

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Minister for the Arts Leeanne Enoch congratulated the 2022 winning writers announced tonight as part of the 2022 Queensland Literary Awards.
Queensland’s resilience to disasters shines through awards
Thu 08 Sep 22 at 08:03 PM

Queensland’s resilience to disasters shines through awards

Projects helping build Queensland’s resilience to natural disasters were on show at the 2022 Get Ready Queensland Resilient Australia Awards held in Brisbane tonight.