Media Statements

$200 million boost for COVID fight
Mon 20 Dec 21 at 06:02 AM

$200 million boost for COVID fight

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced a $200 million boost for Queensland hospitals.
More than 100 extra ambulance officers to hit the road
Sun 19 Dec 21 at 12:25 PM

More than 100 extra ambulance officers to hit the road

The Palaszczuk Government is hiring an extra 108 frontline ambulance officers to meet the ever-growing demand for ambulance services.
Lytton MP Joan Pease, Minister for Small Business Di Farmer and QPS Commissioner Katarina Carroll with The Collective Store owner Belinda Richards.
Sat 18 Dec 21 at 12:13 PM

Shopping local the greatest gift of all this Christmas

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and Queenslanders are being encouraged to spread the festive cheer with their local small businesses this holiday season.
New funeral regulation means better price transparency
Fri 17 Dec 21 at 07:08 PM

New funeral regulation means better price transparency

Planning a funeral for yourself or a loved one is set to become easier for Queenslanders with the Palaszczuk Government introducing stronger consumer protections to ensure better price transparency in the funeral industry.
More grants on offer for Queensland’s social enterprise sector
Fri 17 Dec 21 at 04:30 PM

More grants on offer for Queensland’s social enterprise sector

The latest grants under the Palaszczuk Government’s $8 million Social Enterprise Jobs Fund have been launched, offering organisations in the growing sector up to $200,000.
Play your part in reshaping Queensland’s cultural heritage laws
Fri 17 Dec 21 at 03:39 PM

Play your part in reshaping Queensland’s cultural heritage laws

Queenslanders are invited to have their say on a review of the state’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultural heritage laws.
New PCYC Logan precinct
Fri 17 Dec 21 at 03:00 PM

New PCYC Logan precinct

A $14 million indoor sports centre, run by the PCYC Logan, has opened at Cronulla Park, Slacks Creek, in a boost for the Palaszczuk Government’s COVID-19 Economic Recovery Plan.
Government response to PCCC report June 2021
Fri 17 Dec 21 at 02:32 PM

Government response to PCCC report June 2021

The Palaszczuk Government has today tabled its response into a report on the activities of Queensland’s Crime and Corruption Commission (CCC).
Builder chosen to construct new Bowen neighbourhood centre
Fri 17 Dec 21 at 02:07 PM

Builder chosen to construct new Bowen neighbourhood centre

A North Queensland based construction company has been selected to build the new Bowen Neighbourhood Centre.
New grants supporting Queensland veterans and their families
Fri 17 Dec 21 at 02:04 PM

New grants supporting Queensland veterans and their families

More than $2 million in grants has been awarded to almost 200 ex-service organisations which have been supporting veterans throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
Minister Grace with top scoring ATAR students in Brisbane
Fri 17 Dec 21 at 01:45 PM

The class of 2021 wakes up to Year 12 results and ATARs

This morning Queensland’s Year 12 graduates of 2021 jumped online to find out their subject results and Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR).
New Acland
Fri 17 Dec 21 at 01:42 PM

New Acland

We’ve always said we will let the legal process finish before any decision was made.