Media Statements

New trade commissioners promote Queensland export and investment
Fri 18 Jun 21 at 01:36 PM

New trade commissioners promote Queensland export and investment

Queensland has filled key offshore roles with the announcement of new trade commissioners for Korea and South Asia.
Child safety investigations and foster carer numbers rise
Fri 18 Jun 21 at 01:11 PM

Child safety investigations and foster carer numbers rise

The number of foster and kinship carers and child safety investigations in Queensland continue to rise, according to new child safety data released today.
Palaszczuk Government moves to make renting fairer
Fri 18 Jun 21 at 12:09 PM

Palaszczuk Government moves to make renting fairer

The Palaszczuk Government is delivering on its commitment to make renting fairer, with the introduction of new legislation into Queensland Parliament today.
More Queensland women needed in leadership roles
Fri 18 Jun 21 at 11:43 AM

More Queensland women needed in leadership roles

A program of events encouraging Queensland women to pursue leadership and management roles particularly across male dominated industries and sectors will be held later this year.
Laws to better protect Queenslanders coming forward underway
Fri 18 Jun 21 at 11:08 AM

Laws to better protect Queenslanders coming forward underway

Journalists and whistleblowers are set to get better protections as the Palaszczuk Government begins consultation on the introduction of shield laws in Queensland.
Commissioner Meriba Omasker Kaziw Kazipa announced
Thu 17 Jun 21 at 04:24 PM

Commissioner Meriba Omasker Kaziw Kazipa announced

Commissioner Meriba Omasker Kaziw Kazipa announced
New Magistrate for Brisbane and Mt Isa announced
Thu 17 Jun 21 at 03:51 PM

New Magistrate for Brisbane and Mt Isa announced

An Ireland-born barrister with two decades of legal experience has been appointed new Magistrate for Brisbane.
Preferred satellite hospital sites identified for Bribie and Ipswich
Thu 17 Jun 21 at 03:41 PM

Preferred satellite hospital sites identified for Bribie and Ipswich

Crown land on Bribie Island and a 2.7-hectare block in outer Ipswich have been identified as the preferred sites of two of Queensland’s seven new satellite hospitals.
Brickman LEGO® exhibition building blocks into record books
Thu 17 Jun 21 at 03:33 PM

Brickman LEGO® exhibition building blocks into record books

A block buster Brickman LEGO® exhibition featuring 50 displays and more than 1.3 million LEGO® bricks has already broken records at Queensland Museum.
Projects share $1 million to celebrate multicultural Queensland
Thu 17 Jun 21 at 02:00 PM

Projects share $1 million to celebrate multicultural Queensland

More than $1 million will be shared by 17 projects celebrating Queensland’s multiculturalism with a focus on young people and economic and social participation.
Queensland keeps delivering on jobs
Thu 17 Jun 21 at 12:48 PM

Queensland keeps delivering on jobs

Queensland added over 1,000 jobs each day through May, according to data released today by the Australia Bureau of Statistics.
Queensland’s Electric Super Highway heads west
Thu 17 Jun 21 at 11:35 AM

Queensland’s Electric Super Highway heads west

The Palaszczuk Government will almost double the length of Queensland’s Electric Super Highway (QESH) with a $2.75 million commitment to deliver 18 new charging sites across the state.