Media Statements

Hydrogen export plans boost for jobs
Wed 24 Nov 21 at 03:17 PM

Hydrogen export plans boost for jobs

Townsville’s bid to become a renewable hydrogen powerhouse has been strengthened with the signing of another Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to investigate the process and feasibility of exporting hydrogen through the city’s Port.
Minister for Training and Skills Development Di Farmer joins the 2021 Aerospace Industry Education Awards finalists at Parliament House.
Wed 24 Nov 21 at 02:40 PM

Highflying students land Aerospace Industry Education Awards

The next generation of Queenslanders to take to the skies has been celebrated as the winners of the annual Aerospace Industry Education Awards were announced at Parliament House today.
Mareeba-Atherton Tablelands Regional Water Assessment kicks off
Wed 24 Nov 21 at 12:15 PM

Mareeba-Atherton Tablelands Regional Water Assessment kicks off

Mareeba-Atherton Tablelands Regional Water Assessment kicks off
Hydrogen jobs of the future coming to Springfield
Wed 24 Nov 21 at 12:00 PM

Hydrogen jobs of the future coming to Springfield

In a further boost to Queensland’s growing hydrogen industry, Greater Springfield will soon be home to Australia’s first hydrogen fuel cell manufacturing facility.
Training ombudsman investigations return $1 million
Wed 24 Nov 21 at 11:49 AM

Training ombudsman investigations return $1 million

The Queensland Training Ombudsman (QTO) has clawed back more than $1 million, including from scammers and dodgy operators, in a major win for Queensland students.
Moreton police and staff recognised with honours and awards
Wed 24 Nov 21 at 11:48 AM

Moreton police and staff recognised with honours and awards

Minister for Police and Corrective Services and Minister for Fire and Emergency Services, the Honourable Mark Ryan MP, today joined Commissioner Katarina Carroll in honouring Queensland Police Service (QPS) officers and staff members from the Moreton District who have exhibited exceptional work and dedication of service.
Smart Farm partnership drives Queensland agriculture of the future
Wed 24 Nov 21 at 11:15 AM

Smart Farm partnership drives Queensland agriculture of the future

A $9 million partnership will transform the Gatton Research Facility into a world-leading “Smart Farm” to accelerate the adoption of AgTech in Queensland’s horticulture sector.
Gladstone Neighbourhood Centre opens in new community precinct
Tue 23 Nov 21 at 06:00 PM

Gladstone Neighbourhood Centre opens in new community precinct

Central Queensland has a new hub to strengthen the community’s access to services, with the Gladstone Neighbourhood Centre’s new location officially opened today.
Federal government funds PCR tests
Tue 23 Nov 21 at 05:31 PM

Federal government funds PCR tests

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has welcomed the Federal Health Minister’s commitment to fund PCR tests required to enter Queensland from interstate hotspots.
$19 MILLION AVAILABLE TO QUEENSLAND COMMUNITIES TO INCREASE RESILIENCE AND REDUCE DISASTER RISK
Tue 23 Nov 21 at 04:50 PM

$19 MILLION AVAILABLE TO QUEENSLAND COMMUNITIES TO INCREASE RESILIENCE AND REDUCE DISASTER RISK

Queensland communities can now apply for a share of more than $19 million in resilience and risk reduction funding to help them better prepare for future disasters.
Help is just a phone call away for Queensland families in need
Tue 23 Nov 21 at 02:15 PM

Help is just a phone call away for Queensland families in need

Queensland families facing family and parenting challenges are encouraged to pick up the phone and call Family and Child Connect for free, confidential advice and support.