Media Statements

Rapid Antigen Tests
Wed 29 Dec 21 at 11:05 AM

Rapid Antigen Tests

Travellers from interstate hotspots will no longer need to produce a negative PCR test to gain entry into Queensland.
Queensland Government delivers on financial resilience commitment
Tue 28 Dec 21 at 01:21 PM

Queensland Government delivers on financial resilience commitment

Around twenty additional financial resilience workers will be engaged across the state to support Queenslanders impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, thanks to more than $4 million from the Queensland Government.
Day 5 testing requirement changes in Queensland
Tue 28 Dec 21 at 11:36 AM

Day 5 testing requirement changes in Queensland

The day 5 testing requirement for arrivals into Queensland has been lifted, freeing up testing clinic capacity for those who need it most.
The show will go on at Woodford Folk Festival
Mon 27 Dec 21 at 07:06 PM

The show will go on at Woodford Folk Festival

The future of one of the state’s cultural gems has been secured thanks to a $4 million boost by the Palaszczuk Government.
Log on and lock in kids’ jabs before school year starts
Mon 27 Dec 21 at 11:29 AM

Log on and lock in kids’ jabs before school year starts

27 December 2021
Next stage of COVID Care Plan unveiled as cases rise
Fri 24 Dec 21 at 11:13 AM

Next stage of COVID Care Plan unveiled as cases rise

The Queensland Government is moving forward with the next stage of its strategy for managing COVID-19 patients, including plans to care for most cases at home so hospitals can focus on the seriously ill.
Labour Force data reveals Queensland minerals and exploration jobs boom
Thu 23 Dec 21 at 05:30 PM

Labour Force data reveals Queensland minerals and exploration jobs boom

New figures show job numbers have skyrocketed to record levels in the minerals and exploration sectors under the Palaszczuk Government in 2021.
North West Queensland copper waste could power EV revolution
Thu 23 Dec 21 at 04:56 PM

North West Queensland copper waste could power EV revolution

Electrical vehicles could one day be powered from the waste of North West Queensland copper mines as part of a new research project.
Help protect our schools during the summer holidays
Thu 23 Dec 21 at 12:20 PM

Help protect our schools during the summer holidays

Education Minister Grace Grace is urging community members to keep a close watch on schools over the Christmas break to help protect them from would-be thieves, vandals and arsonists.
Ministerial call in of development application for Alpha power station
Thu 23 Dec 21 at 11:30 AM

Ministerial call in of development application for Alpha power station

The Planning Minister has called in a proposed coal-fired power station on a cattle property located 30 kilometres north-west of the town of Alpha.
Add gas safety to your holiday checklist
Wed 22 Dec 21 at 01:55 PM

Add gas safety to your holiday checklist

Queenslanders are encouraged to follow some simple gas safety checks to ensure portable gas appliances don’t ruin their camping, boating or caravanning holiday.