Media Statements

Mighty Queensland manufacturers to strengthen local PPE capability
Tue 15 Dec 20 at 11:15 AM

Mighty Queensland manufacturers to strengthen local PPE capability

Queensland business will shore up the state’s ability to produce PPE in the face of pandemics thanks to funding from the Queensland Government’s $50 million Essential Goods and Supply Chain Program.
Acting Premier Arrangements
Mon 14 Dec 20 at 03:02 PM

Acting Premier Arrangements

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk is on leave between December 14 and December 23 and January 3 and January 16.
Summer help campaign launches for Queenslanders experiencing domestic and family violence
Mon 14 Dec 20 at 12:00 PM

Summer help campaign launches for Queenslanders experiencing domestic and family violence

The Queensland Government has today launched a domestic and family violence awareness campaign to support Queenslanders this holiday season.
GOVERNMENT AGREES TO VAD LAWS EXTENSION
Mon 14 Dec 20 at 09:10 AM

GOVERNMENT AGREES TO VAD LAWS EXTENSION

Acting Premier Steven Miles and Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Shannon Fentiman announced today a date for draft Voluntary Assisted Dying (VAD) laws, along with a shorter implementation time, following discussions with the Queensland Law Reform Commission (QLRC) Chair, Justice Peter Applegarth AM.
Buy from the Bush this Christmas
Sun 13 Dec 20 at 09:30 AM

Buy from the Bush this Christmas

It’s been a tough year for small businesses – and even tougher for those in rural and remote Queensland, but now you can support those bush businesses without leaving Brisbane.
Support Queensland farmers at the Christmas dinner table
Sat 12 Dec 20 at 10:40 AM

Support Queensland farmers at the Christmas dinner table

Queenslanders can spread some much-needed Christmas cheer to the state’s producers by making sure great-tasting Queensland produce is on their Christmas dinner tables this year.
Australian-first seasonal worker trial program extended
Sat 12 Dec 20 at 10:35 AM

Australian-first seasonal worker trial program extended

The Queensland Government has extended an Australian-first seasonal worker trial program to help Queensland farmers harvest their world-class produce.
Queensland’s pipeline to more gas and jobs gains ground
Sat 12 Dec 20 at 06:37 AM

Queensland’s pipeline to more gas and jobs gains ground

CORRECTION - please disregard previous version
Queensland’s pipeline to more gas and jobs gains ground
Fri 11 Dec 20 at 06:25 PM

Queensland’s pipeline to more gas and jobs gains ground

Work is underway to potentially help unlock Queensland’s Bowen Basin and create 1000 construction jobs in the process.
Know the signs of elder abuse this festive season
Fri 11 Dec 20 at 06:01 PM

Know the signs of elder abuse this festive season

Queenslanders are being encouraged to recognise the signs of elder abuse and seek help over the Christmas period.
Cricketers pad up for opening of National Cricket Campus
Fri 11 Dec 20 at 05:00 PM

Cricketers pad up for opening of National Cricket Campus

The summer of cricket will reach new heights with the opening of Stages 1A and B of the two-stage $18.3 million National Cricket Campus at Kalinga.
Investment boosts Queensland bio-manufacturing jobs
Fri 11 Dec 20 at 04:38 PM

Investment boosts Queensland bio-manufacturing jobs

Two strategic investments in Brisbane-based bio tech and manufacturing companies are set to create more than 870 operational jobs, and even more in construction.