Media Statements

George Clooney and Julia Roberts heading to Queensland for screen blockbuster
Tue 09 Mar 21 at 08:57 AM

George Clooney and Julia Roberts heading to Queensland for screen blockbuster

Queensland will be home to Academy Award winners George Clooney and Julia Roberts for the filming of Universal Pictures’ Ticket to Paradise this year.
Queensland Government loan supports local tourism providers
Mon 08 Mar 21 at 03:56 PM

Queensland Government loan supports local tourism providers

The Palaszczuk Government has provided a lifeline to hundreds of local Queensland tourism operators and suppliers
Celebrating the strength of Queensland women
Mon 08 Mar 21 at 01:06 PM

Celebrating the strength of Queensland women

The contributions and achievements of Queensland women and girls following a challenging 2020 is being celebrated and recognised by the Palaszczuk Government on International Women’s Day today.
QUEENSLAND WELCOMES DISASTER ASSISTANCE TO SUPPORT NORTHERN PRODUCERS
Mon 08 Mar 21 at 06:15 AM

QUEENSLAND WELCOMES DISASTER ASSISTANCE TO SUPPORT NORTHERN PRODUCERS

Critical disaster assistance will now flow to primary producers in North Queensland impacted by Tropical Cyclone Niran.
$200 travel vouchers for Qlders holidaying in Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef
Sun 07 Mar 21 at 01:15 PM

$200 travel vouchers for Qlders holidaying in Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef

The Palaszczuk Government is offering 15,000 Queenslanders a free $200 travel voucher to spend on tourism experiences when they holiday in the Cairns and Great Barrier Reef region over the next four months.
Renewed calls for mask wearing at airports
Sat 06 Mar 21 at 03:22 PM

Renewed calls for mask wearing at airports

Queensland’s Chief Health Officer is issuing an important reminder about mask wearing in airports and on flights, following three recently positive COVID-19 cases transiting through Brisbane Airport.
QFES’ crack K9 squad showcases skills and agility
Sat 06 Mar 21 at 02:30 PM

QFES’ crack K9 squad showcases skills and agility

An exercise held at Queensland Fire and Emergency Services’ (QFES) training academy today has unleashed future capabilities for the state’s Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) K9 squad.
Cap on mountain groundwater take extended
Sat 06 Mar 21 at 09:09 AM

Cap on mountain groundwater take extended

The ban on new commercial groundwater bores being drilled on Tamborine Mountain and Springbrook has been extended beyond its original March 5 expiry by the Palaszczuk Government.
Queensland Ballet 60th Anniversary Gala celebrates six superb decades
Fri 05 Mar 21 at 07:30 PM

Queensland Ballet 60th Anniversary Gala celebrates six superb decades

A showcase of classic and contemporary dance has celebrated six decades of artistic brilliance as Queensland Ballet returns to the stage after COVID for its 60th Anniversary Gala
Reel in app to tackle fishing rules
Fri 05 Mar 21 at 05:09 PM

Reel in app to tackle fishing rules

Recreational fishers are being urged to stay up to date with Queensland’s fishing rules and regulations by downloading the latest version of a popular app.
AstraZeneca expands vaccine rollout into more Queensland regions
Fri 05 Mar 21 at 04:44 PM

AstraZeneca expands vaccine rollout into more Queensland regions

With the first supplies of the AstraZeneca vaccines due to touchdown on Queensland soil soon, more Hospital and Health Services are preparing to launch their vaccination hubs.