Media Statements

Palaszczuk Government backs eco-certified tourism destinations
Tue 09 Aug 22 at 03:00 PM

Palaszczuk Government backs eco-certified tourism destinations

The Queensland Government is investing $1 million to further enhance our great lifestyle and position the state as a leader in sustainable tourism by supporting our tourism destinations to gain globally recognised certification.
Bundaberg school to support careers of tomorrow
Tue 09 Aug 22 at 02:57 PM

Bundaberg school to support careers of tomorrow

Bundaberg’s Kepnock State High School has secured funding for a program that will help students better prepare for life beyond school.
Cairns schools to support careers of tomorrow
Tue 09 Aug 22 at 02:54 PM

Cairns schools to support careers of tomorrow

Two Cairns schools have secured funding for programs that will help their students better prepare for life beyond school.
Gold Coast schools to support careers of tomorrow
Tue 09 Aug 22 at 02:51 PM

Gold Coast schools to support careers of tomorrow

Two Gold Coast schools have secured funding for programs that will help their students better prepare for life beyond school.
Education grants to support careers of tomorrow
Tue 09 Aug 22 at 02:48 PM

Education grants to support careers of tomorrow

Twenty-five Queensland state schools have secured funding for programs that will help their students better prepare for life beyond school.
Premier welcomes second Fitzgerald Report
Tue 09 Aug 22 at 12:49 PM

Premier welcomes second Fitzgerald Report

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has thanked Tony Fitzgerald and retired judge Alan Wilson on conclusion of their inquiry into aspects of Queensland’s Crime and Corruption Commission.
$1M help vulnerable migrant workers know their rights
Tue 09 Aug 22 at 12:15 PM

$1M help vulnerable migrant workers know their rights

Vulnerable migrant workers will have greater access to information on workers’ rights in Queensland with $1 million in funding from the Queensland Government to go towards community organisations.
First section of $1 billion Gold Coast M1 upgrade now open
Tue 09 Aug 22 at 10:01 AM

First section of $1 billion Gold Coast M1 upgrade now open

Traffic is flowing on six lanes of the Pacific Motorway (M1) between Varsity Lakes and Burleigh, with the first package of works of a $1 billion project now open.
Indigenous ranger Simon Muriata
Mon 08 Aug 22 at 03:15 PM

Indigenous rangers dive deep into reef care on Sea Country

Indigenous rangers from Great Barrier Reef have been given the chance to learn how to scuba dive and gain hands-on experience caring for the Great Barrier Reef thanks to the Reef Joint Field Management Program, jointly funded by the Queensland and Australian Governments.
     Palaszczuk Government boosts Foot and Mouth Disease preparations
Mon 08 Aug 22 at 02:34 PM

    Palaszczuk Government boosts Foot and Mouth Disease preparations

The Palaszczuk Government will recruit a specialised squad of trained biosecurity officers to boost the states frontline defences against outbreaks of devastating Foot and Mouth and Lumpy Skin Diseases.
Brisbane to the Border: Connected cycling takes centre stage
Mon 08 Aug 22 at 02:00 PM

Brisbane to the Border: Connected cycling takes centre stage

Master planning for a complete cycle link from Brisbane to the border is setting pace as funding flows this budget.
Young community leader recognised for loyalty and dedication
Sat 06 Aug 22 at 04:00 PM

Young community leader recognised for loyalty and dedication

Rural Fire Service volunteers from the Stanthorpe area celebrated Rural Fire Service Week with the presentation of the regional Young Volunteer of the Year Award, a medal ceremony and the opening of a new Rural Fire Brigade station