Media Statements

Call in for Recycling Park considered
Mon 29 Nov 21 at 04:09 PM

Call in for Recycling Park considered

The Planning Minister has given notice of a proposed call in for the Wanless Recycling Park at Ebenezer.
Steel superstructure installation with crowning arch underway on Neville Bonner pedestrian bridge
Mon 29 Nov 21 at 12:48 PM

Steel superstructure installation with crowning arch underway on Neville Bonner pedestrian bridge

Another milestone has been reached on the Queen’s Wharf Neville Bonner pedestrian bridge with major infrastructure elements being installed this week.
A Christmas pet is a lifetime commitment
Sat 27 Nov 21 at 09:45 AM

A Christmas pet is a lifetime commitment

A pet is a lifetime commitment – remember that if you’re planning on buying a pet as a gift this Christmas.
Olympian Taliqua Clancy gets on board to ride Wave of Change
Fri 26 Nov 21 at 05:10 PM

Olympian Taliqua Clancy gets on board to ride Wave of Change

Tokyo Olympic silver medallist and proud First Nations beach volleyballer, Taliqua Clancy, is the official ambassador for the Wave of Change program, a joint environmental education program between Containers for Change and Plastic Oceans Australasia.
Minister Grace at Warrigal Road State School
Fri 26 Nov 21 at 03:17 PM

Three Brisbane schools celebrate opening of new state-of-the-art learning facilities

Three Brisbane schools are celebrating the official openings of more than $35 million worth of new learning facilities.
Signing of historic FNQ Native Title determination celebrated
Fri 26 Nov 21 at 01:39 PM

Signing of historic FNQ Native Title determination celebrated

Kuuku Ya’u elder Father Brian Claudie will be proudly playing the clapsticks and singing to celebrate the first determination of Queensland’s largest ever native title claim.
Thumbs up: Aerial Adventures high ropes course opens at the Sunshine Coast Recreation Centre.
Fri 26 Nov 21 at 12:51 PM

Aerial Adventures on Sunshine Coast

A $1.5 million ‘Aerial Adventures’ high ropes course has opened for climbing at the Sunshine Coast Recreation Centre.
Minister urges greater awareness of DFV risks over holiday period
Fri 26 Nov 21 at 12:05 PM

Minister urges greater awareness of DFV risks over holiday period

Queenslanders are being reminded by the Palaszczuk Government that domestic and family violence (DFV) support services are available during the upcoming festive season through organisations such as DV Connect.
Director-General appointed to lead the Department of Education
Fri 26 Nov 21 at 12:00 PM

Director-General appointed to lead the Department of Education

Mr Michael De’Ath, an accomplished senior executive, has been appointed as the new Director-General of Queensland’s Department of Education, following an open merit recruitment process.
Gold Coast police to call Helensvale train station home in a safety boost for commuters
Fri 26 Nov 21 at 11:10 AM

Gold Coast police to call Helensvale train station home in a safety boost for commuters

Gold Coast commuters will travel with confidence with a dedicated police outpost opening up at Helensvale station.
Keith De Lacy
Fri 26 Nov 21 at 10:35 AM

Keith De Lacy

Former Queensland Treasurer Keith De Lacy has died.
Government, corporate and community leaders unite behind White Ribbon
Fri 26 Nov 21 at 10:17 AM

Government, corporate and community leaders unite behind White Ribbon

Legislating against coercive control and highlighting the role men play in fostering cultural change have been key topics at the Queensland Government’s White Ribbon Day Breakfast in Brisbane today.