Media Statements

Police video reveals the danger on our roads this Christmas
Thu 21 Dec 17 at 01:30 PM

Police video reveals the danger on our roads this Christmas

Police have released disturbing body-worn vision of motorists not heeding the Fatal Five message in the lead up to the busiest period on Queensland roads.
Help available for struggling families this Christmas
Thu 21 Dec 17 at 12:12 PM

Help available for struggling families this Christmas

Help is just a phone call away for Queensland families struggling with the financial pressures of Christmas and school holidays this year.
Battlers race the clock for power bill relief
Thu 21 Dec 17 at 12:00 PM

Battlers race the clock for power bill relief

Thousands of battling Queensland households have just days to claim millions of dollars in electricity bill relief.
Gold Coast-inspired art at the heart of new Light Rail link murals
Thu 21 Dec 17 at 12:00 PM

Gold Coast-inspired art at the heart of new Light Rail link murals

Two vibrant and super-sized murals will soon adorn the newly opened Stage 2 light rail route on the Gold Coast, with contemporary and historical Gold Coast images to feature along a new shared pedestrian and cycle path.
Unique summer safety campaign revealed
Thu 21 Dec 17 at 11:36 AM

Unique summer safety campaign revealed

Police Minister Mark Ryan today joined emergency aeromedical provider LifeFlight and corporate partner fuel service company iOR Petroleum in Toowoomba to launch their new road safety campaign.
Development application for Queen’s Wharf Brisbane approved
Thu 21 Dec 17 at 11:35 AM

Development application for Queen’s Wharf Brisbane approved

The $3 billion Queen’s Wharf Brisbane integrated resort development is now one step closer after Economic Development Queensland this week approved Destination Brisbane Consortium’s Plan of Development application.
Christmas call out to slow down for cassowaries and their chicks
Thu 21 Dec 17 at 09:00 AM

Christmas call out to slow down for cassowaries and their chicks

Motorists are reminded to slow down and watch out for cassowary dads and their chicks when driving in tropical north Queensland during the festive season.
Latest data shows more support reaching Qld families and faster Child Safety response times
Thu 21 Dec 17 at 09:00 AM

Latest data shows more support reaching Qld families and faster Child Safety response times

Queensland’s Child Safety performance has registered its fifth consecutive quarter of improvement under the Palaszczuk Government, the latest quarterly data shows.
Be dingo-safe this Christmas at K’gari
Thu 21 Dec 17 at 08:00 AM

Be dingo-safe this Christmas at K’gari

The Christmas/New Year holidays are one of the busiest times for visitors on K’gari (Fraser Island), and a season of high activity for the local dingo population.
Play safe near the water and be Crocwise this Christmas
Thu 21 Dec 17 at 07:00 AM

Play safe near the water and be Crocwise this Christmas

Boaties, fishers and people camping near waterways in northern Queensland croc country are urged to be Crocwise this Christmas while enjoying the great outdoors.
Lady Florence Bjelke-Petersen
Wed 20 Dec 17 at 06:01 PM

Lady Florence Bjelke-Petersen

On behalf of all Queenslanders, I want to express my sorrow and send my condolences to the family of Lady Florence “Flo” Bjelke-Petersen, upon reports of her death at 97 years.
Net-free zones get $300,000 funding boost to attract more tourists
Wed 20 Dec 17 at 04:34 PM

Net-free zones get $300,000 funding boost to attract more tourists

The Palaszczuk Government has announced funding to further promote Queensland’s three net-free zones as recreational fishing destinations.