Media Statements

Commuters on board $44m Springfield Central station parking upgrade
Fri 18 Sep 20 at 03:00 PM

Commuters on board $44m Springfield Central station parking upgrade

The sod has officially been turned on the Palaszczuk Government’s $44 million Springfield Central station parking upgrade, marking the start of construction on the major commuter upgrade.
80 police recruits graduate as Police launch recruitment video
Fri 18 Sep 20 at 03:00 PM

80 police recruits graduate as Police launch recruitment video

Minister for Police Mark Ryan and Commissioner Katarina Carroll today joined in welcoming 80 new recruits to the Queensland Police Service (QPS), as a new virtual seminar for aspiring police is launched.
Valley High School officially open
Fri 18 Sep 20 at 02:52 PM

Valley High School officially open

Queensland’s first ever vertical school is now officially open.
Construction begins on $1b Gympie Bypass
Fri 18 Sep 20 at 12:30 PM

Construction begins on $1b Gympie Bypass

Joint media release
Queensland’s top training talent announced online
Fri 18 Sep 20 at 12:02 PM

Queensland’s top training talent announced online

An engineering and IT manager from the Bundaberg region has taken out the top State award for Apprentice of the Year at the 2020 Queensland Training Awards.
Barambah Creek farmers score water security
Fri 18 Sep 20 at 08:00 AM

Barambah Creek farmers score water security

More than 50 Barambah Creek farmers now have water security for the first time, with groundwater licences allowing them to irrigate their crops and water their stock.
LNP thinks CHO has too much power
Fri 18 Sep 20 at 06:00 AM

LNP thinks CHO has too much power

LNP members have publicly stated they believe Queensland’s Chief Health Officer has too much power.
More water on the table to drive growth, jobs in the West
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 03:51 PM

More water on the table to drive growth, jobs in the West

Farmers and businesses in south and central west Queensland can bid for more water from today to expand their businesses and create jobs.
Townsville hospital to be expanded
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 11:56 AM

Townsville hospital to be expanded

The Palaszczuk Government has launched planning for the expansion of the Townsville University Hospital to deliver even better public healthcare for the region.
Queensland Agriculture Awards recognise cream of the crop
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 11:35 AM

Queensland Agriculture Awards recognise cream of the crop

Outstanding contributors and innovators in agriculture, fisheries and forestry have been recognised in the annual Queensland Agriculture Awards, announced at the AgFutures 2020 virtual forum in Brisbane.
New Coolum Police Station officially opens
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 11:00 AM

New Coolum Police Station officially opens

Minister for Police Mark Ryan today joined Commissioner Katarina Carroll to officially open the new Coolum Police Station.
Jobs for the picking across Queensland
Thu 17 Sep 20 at 10:28 AM

Jobs for the picking across Queensland

A range of seasonal agriculture jobs are up for the picking across Queensland, with working-holiday makers and Queenslanders seeking employment encouraged to work and explore their way around the state.