Media Statements

Reef Assist investment extended to $20 million for projects in six catchment areas
Mon 21 Nov 22 at 10:30 AM

Reef Assist investment extended to $20 million for projects in six catchment areas

The Palaszczuk Government is injecting more than $20 million into its Reef Assist initiative to assure ongoing protection of the Great Barrier Reef, while supporting more than 150 new regional jobs.
New Queensland Building and Construction Board
Mon 21 Nov 22 at 08:10 AM

New Queensland Building and Construction Board

A new board has been appointed to oversee the activities of the state’s building industry watchdog, the Queensland Building and Construction Commission (QBCC).
Safety reminder during Asbestos Awareness Week
Sun 20 Nov 22 at 10:00 AM

Safety reminder during Asbestos Awareness Week

Workplace Health and Safety Queensland will host a free live streamed asbestos safety session this Tuesday during Asbestos Awareness Week to deliver important safety messages.
2022 Safer Schoolies is here
Sat 19 Nov 22 at 10:30 AM

2022 Safer Schoolies is here

Thousands of excited school-leavers have descended on the Gold Coast this morning to collect their wristbands at the official opening of the Schoolies Wristband Centre.
Celebrate responsibly this Schoolies week
Sat 19 Nov 22 at 10:30 AM

Celebrate responsibly this Schoolies week

Police Minister Mark Ryan urges young people to take care, stay vigilant and watch out for each other this Schoolies Celebration, as the Queensland Police Service increases boots on the ground to keep school leavers safe.
Queenslanders win big at national training awards
Sat 19 Nov 22 at 05:00 AM

Queenslanders win big at national training awards

Queensland’s top training talent has been recognised on the national stage, winning five awards at the 2022 Australian Training Awards in Adelaide last night.
Premier celebrates centenarians as 100+ Club returns to Parliament
Fri 18 Nov 22 at 02:00 PM

Premier celebrates centenarians as 100+ Club returns to Parliament

Forget passwords and costly cover charges – a volunteering spirit and a glass of good wine might be the secrets to getting into Queensland’s most exclusive club.
Minister Di Farmer, Assistant Minister Charis Mullen, and Member for Mundingburra Les Walker at the Kennedy Energy Park
Fri 18 Nov 22 at 01:11 PM

Kennedy Energy Park Shines for Queensland

The final stage of testing and commissioning of an Australian-first hybrid renewable energy project in North Queensland is underway.
Qld Government helps Brisbane start-up blast into space
Fri 18 Nov 22 at 12:43 PM

Qld Government helps Brisbane start-up blast into space

Brisbane start-up company Valiant Space, which has been supported by the Queensland Government’s Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing (ARM) Hub, is sending locally-made components into orbit, onboard SpaceX, from the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral.
Bright future and great lifestyle ahead for the Outback Class of 2022
Fri 18 Nov 22 at 10:30 AM

Bright future and great lifestyle ahead for the Outback Class of 2022

Outback Queensland communities have farewelled graduating Year 12 students on their last day of school, wishing them all the best for the future.
Bright future and great lifestyle ahead for Sunshine Coast Class of 2022
Fri 18 Nov 22 at 10:30 AM

Bright future and great lifestyle ahead for Sunshine Coast Class of 2022

The Sunshine Coast community has farewelled graduating Year 12 students on their last day of school, wishing them all the best for the future.
Bright future and great lifestyle ahead for Wide Bay Class of 2022
Fri 18 Nov 22 at 10:30 AM

Bright future and great lifestyle ahead for Wide Bay Class of 2022

The Wide Bay community has farewelled graduating Year 12 students on their last day of school, wishing them all the best for the future.