Media Statements

Don’t steal a tree this Christmas, support good jobs instead
Sat 26 Nov 22 at 10:30 AM

Don’t steal a tree this Christmas, support good jobs instead

The Queensland Government has urged people to resist the temptation to pinch a fresh Christmas tree this year, and to support good jobs in Queensland’s plant and nursery industry instead.
Family Matters Report Card highlights Queensland’s efforts
Fri 25 Nov 22 at 04:55 PM

Family Matters Report Card highlights Queensland’s efforts

Queensland is leading the nation in efforts to reduce the over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children in out-of-home care, according to the latest Family Matters Report Card 2022.
Hilton invests in great Queensland lifestyle and good jobs
Fri 25 Nov 22 at 04:00 PM

Hilton invests in great Queensland lifestyle and good jobs

Ground has broken in Brisbane for a new $50 million investment in Queensland’s great visitor lifestyle by U.S hotel brand Hilton.
Granite Belt Irrigation Project moved to Regional Water Assessment
Fri 25 Nov 22 at 03:22 PM

Granite Belt Irrigation Project moved to Regional Water Assessment

The Granite Belt Irrigation Project, which includes Emu Swamp Dam, will be included in the Palaszczuk Government’s Southern and Darling Downs Regional Water Assessment (RWA) program.
Selling Queensland's critical minerals to the world
Fri 25 Nov 22 at 02:35 PM

Selling Queensland's critical minerals to the world

Helping create good jobs through the development of Queensland’s in-demand critical minerals is the focus of Resources Minister Scott Stewart’s trade mission to the United Kingdom.
Smart Ticketing rolls on
Fri 25 Nov 22 at 02:09 PM

Smart Ticketing rolls on

Cleveland train users will be the next to benefit as the rollout of the Smart Ticketing system continues.
Consultation on South Bank draft Master Plan extended
Fri 25 Nov 22 at 02:02 PM

Consultation on South Bank draft Master Plan extended

The consultation period on the Future South Bank Draft Master Plan has been extended, to allow the community as much time as possible to provide feedback.
Queensland exporters dominate national awards
Fri 25 Nov 22 at 01:51 PM

Queensland exporters dominate national awards

Queensland’s ABI Interiors, Next Level Racing, Medical Rescue and Mort & Co have been named winners at the Australian Export Awards.
Game-changing biotech company coming soon to Springfield
Fri 25 Nov 22 at 09:30 AM

Game-changing biotech company coming soon to Springfield

Biopharmaceuticals company Aegros will build a new $352 million manufacturing facility in Greater Springfield thanks to support from the Palaszczuk Government’s Invested in Queensland program.
Renewed focus for domestic and family violence
Fri 25 Nov 22 at 08:30 AM

Renewed focus for domestic and family violence

The Premier has today released the Queensland Government’s Fourth Action Plan to tackle domestic and family violence.
Business Basics grants now open
Thu 24 Nov 22 at 06:25 PM

Business Basics grants now open

The latest round of the Queensland Government’s popular Business Basics grants has opened today for registrations of interest with $5 million available to small businesses.
Bruce Highway Western Alternative Stage 2 route confirmed
Thu 24 Nov 22 at 03:05 PM

Bruce Highway Western Alternative Stage 2 route confirmed

Transport and Main Roads have identified the preferred route for Stage 2 of the future Bruce Highway Western Alternative, which will connect the areas of Moorina and Narangba.