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Students showcase shop smarts in Buy Smart competition
Thu 11 Feb 21 at 02:07 PM

Students showcase shop smarts in Buy Smart competition

Queensland students are encouraged to show their shop smarts by taking part in the 2021 Buy Smart campaign to raise awareness about consumer rights for young shoppers and win money for them and their school.
Sod turning marks $20 million investment in future hydrogen workforce
Thu 11 Feb 21 at 01:30 PM

Sod turning marks $20 million investment in future hydrogen workforce

Queensland has taken another step towards ensuring Australia emerges as a global hydrogen superpower.
$300m high purity alumina plant now one-step closer for Gladstone
Thu 11 Feb 21 at 10:05 AM

$300m high purity alumina plant now one-step closer for Gladstone

A proposed $300 million high purity alumina (HPA) plant set to create120 jobs and a new state export industry, is one step closer after gaining Queensland Government planning approval.
TOUGHEST SHOW ON EARTH COMES TO OUTBACK QUEENSLAND
Thu 11 Feb 21 at 06:32 AM

TOUGHEST SHOW ON EARTH COMES TO OUTBACK QUEENSLAND

In a major coup for Queensland, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk announced that the hugely popular reality TV show, Australian Survivor, will be filmed in Cloncurry, 1,700 km north-west of Brisbane in outback Queensland.
Queen’s Wharf’s luxury shopping to be the envy of the nation
Wed 10 Feb 21 at 09:36 AM

Queen’s Wharf’s luxury shopping to be the envy of the nation

The $3.6 billion Queen’s Wharf Brisbane will be the envy of the nation with confirmation today it will become one of the world’s finest luxury shopping precincts.
A unique and authentic wildlife experience for children
Tue 09 Feb 21 at 03:33 PM

A unique and authentic wildlife experience for children

Students will be transported to one of Queensland’s vibrant National Parks when they step into a new and immersive learning environment at David Fleay Wildlife Park.
Sunshine Coast dairy expansion an udder success
Tue 09 Feb 21 at 03:30 PM

Sunshine Coast dairy expansion an udder success

A new bottling plant in the Sunshine Coast hinterland has created more than 24 direct and indirect jobs thanks to grant funding from the Palaszczuk Government.
Funding boost for social infrastructure
Tue 09 Feb 21 at 03:00 PM

Funding boost for social infrastructure

Not-for-profit organisations can receive a share of $8 million in grants from the Palaszczuk Government to upgrade community infrastructure and accelerate COVID-19 economic recovery.
Youth Justice reforms to crack down on recidivist offenders in Cairns
Tue 09 Feb 21 at 01:42 PM

Youth Justice reforms to crack down on recidivist offenders in Cairns

A suite of initiatives will be implemented in Cairns to target youth offenders.
Tough new action to target repeat youth offenders
Tue 09 Feb 21 at 10:22 AM

Tough new action to target repeat youth offenders

The State Government will move immediately to further crackdown on juvenile crime.
2021 World Science Festival makes a spark in Brisbane
Sun 07 Feb 21 at 12:00 PM

2021 World Science Festival makes a spark in Brisbane

The 2021 World Science Festival Brisbane (WSFB) is back and will offer a dynamic mix of educational, fun and fascinating activities when it opens from Wednesday March 24.
SEQ patronage jump points to strong signs in economic recovery 
Sun 07 Feb 21 at 11:45 AM

SEQ patronage jump points to strong signs in economic recovery 

South east Queensland has recorded the most trips on public transport in a single day since the first COVID measures were introduced in March last year, showing strong signs in the state’s economic recovery.