Media Statements

Left to right: Greig Partridge, CleanCo Business Origination and Product Manager, Michael Larner – CleanCo C&I Customer Manager, Elliott Rusanow – Scentre Group CEO-Elect, Jacqui Walters – CleanCo Board Chair, Tom Metcalfe – CleanCo CEO, Craig Parr – Scentre Group Head of Energy and Renewables
Tue 02 Aug 22 at 12:14 PM

Queensland renewable energy to power Westfield centres

Queensland’s publicly-owned energy generator and retailer CleanCo has struck a major agreement with the Scentre Group, to provide renewable energy for its Westfield centres across the state.
Queensland’s bumper Electric Super Highway gets a boost
Tue 02 Aug 22 at 11:22 AM

Queensland’s bumper Electric Super Highway gets a boost

Construction has officially begun today on the first of 24 new electric vehicle chargers in Western Queensland.
Disaster assistance available following south Queensland low
Tue 02 Aug 22 at 11:22 AM

Disaster assistance available following south Queensland low

Disaster assistance is now available to the North Burnett and South Burnett regional councils after an east coast low off the south Queensland coast led to intense rainfall and flash flooding in late July.
More land secured for Coomera koalas
Tue 02 Aug 22 at 09:25 AM

More land secured for Coomera koalas

Another 400 hectares has been secured to protect koalas in the Coomera Connector corridor.
Palaszczuk Government releases rail plan
Tue 02 Aug 22 at 09:08 AM

Palaszczuk Government releases rail plan

The Palaszczuk Government has today released its blueprint for how the South East Queensland rail network will be transformed after the opening of Cross River Rail.
Minister for Procurement Mick de Brenni with local legends Ross and Lisa Strudwick
Tue 02 Aug 22 at 08:00 AM

Logan business to help Queenslanders wear Queensland made

Iconic Logan sportswear manufacturer, Struddys, has achieved preferred supplier status with the Queensland Government, thanks to its “Buy Queensland” procurement approach to doing business.
Applications open for assistance to strengthen North Queensland homes
Tue 02 Aug 22 at 06:00 AM

Applications open for assistance to strengthen North Queensland homes

Applications have now opened for another phase of the Palaszczuk Government’s Household Resilience Program, an initiative that helps North Queenslanders protect their homes from extreme weather.
New action plan released as Multicultural Queensland Month gets underway
Mon 01 Aug 22 at 05:01 PM

New action plan released as Multicultural Queensland Month gets underway

Multicultural Queensland Month is back, stronger than ever with events and activities taking place from today and throughout August.
Flood report builds back better
Mon 01 Aug 22 at 04:03 PM

Flood report builds back better

A comprehensive report into February’s south-east Queensland floods shows both the scale of the disaster and the work underway to recover.
Life changing skills program opens $40M funding round for new projects
Mon 01 Aug 22 at 02:00 PM

Life changing skills program opens $40M funding round for new projects

The Palaszczuk and Albanese Governments are ready to fund another $40 million worth of community-based projects to support unemployed and underemployed Queenlanders to join the state’s workforce and build rewarding careers.
Minister and Commissioner with some of the state's 28,000-plus volunteers at Dayboro to launch Rural Fire Service Week.
Sun 31 Jul 22 at 02:20 PM

Volunteers thanked at Rural Fire Service Week launch

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services Mark Ryan recognised the state’s more than 28,000 volunteers as Rural Fire Service Week 2022 officially kicked off at the Dayboro and District Rural Fire Station today.
Supporting National Missing Persons Week
Sun 31 Jul 22 at 10:06 AM

Supporting National Missing Persons Week

The lasting effect on families and friends of a missing loved one with the theme Without Them will be highlighted during this year’s National Missing Persons Week.