Media Statements

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.
Primary producers to ‘get ready’ for natural disaster season
Thu 25 Nov 21 at 02:15 PM

Primary producers to ‘get ready’ for natural disaster season

Queensland primary producers are urged to prepare now for natural disasters to help ensure the safety of family, workers and animals.
Queensland-Korea relationship strengthens over decades
Thu 25 Nov 21 at 01:00 PM

Queensland-Korea relationship strengthens over decades

Queensland’s 20-year trade and investment relationship with Korea has been celebrated overnight with an official reception in Seoul.
Minerals booster package drives the North
Thu 25 Nov 21 at 12:33 PM

Minerals booster package drives the North

A suite of measures – including a $10 million North Queensland mineral demonstration processing plant – will drive the North-West’s growth as part of a draft 30-year resources plan.
Mt Etna Ghost Bat
Thu 25 Nov 21 at 12:01 PM

Funding for Mount Etna ghost bat protection

The Queensland Government has committed $125,000 over 2 years to protect Mount Etna’s ghost bats.
First of Cross River Rail’s twin tunnels complete
Thu 25 Nov 21 at 10:30 AM

First of Cross River Rail’s twin tunnels complete

The first of Cross River Rail’s Tunnel Boring Machines has seen the daylight, for the first time in ten months
Heavy rainfall puts Queensland on alert
Wed 24 Nov 21 at 06:44 PM

Heavy rainfall puts Queensland on alert

Queenslanders are being urged to take extra care on the roads and stay away from floodwater, with more wet weather forecast for parts of the state in the coming days.
Scenic Rim: Off-grid winery stays with views
Wed 24 Nov 21 at 05:57 PM

Scenic Rim: Off-grid winery stays with views

More than $1 million has been invested by the Palaszczuk Government in luxury ecotourism accommodation at a Scenic Rim winery to support jobs and tourism for Queensland’s Covid-19 Economic Recovery Plan.
Queensland’s fire management to benefit from new rapid mapping technology
Wed 24 Nov 21 at 04:27 PM

Queensland’s fire management to benefit from new rapid mapping technology

Scientists have developed an improved way of using satellite imagery to map where fires have occurred across Queensland, which will greatly improve Queensland’s fire management capabilities.
Resources Minister Scott Stewart with a copy of the draft Queensland Resources Industry Development Plan
Wed 24 Nov 21 at 03:55 PM

Resources plan drives new minerals and industry growth

A 30-year plan for Queensland’s resources industry proposes to fast-track new economy minerals production and processing, trigger new regional industries, and cut red tape to drive new projects and jobs.