Media Statements

Crisafulli silent on Bates 
Today at 08:19 AM

Crisafulli silent on Bates 

It’s been 19 days since the LNP’s Health Spokeswoman Ros Bates was revealed to be a member of a fake union seeking to undermine our health worker vaccine mandate and the Leader of the Opposition has failed to act, Health Minister Yvette D’Ath said today. “I understand the Leader of the Opposition and the LNP Health Spokeswoman will be in Mackay Whitsunday today,” the Minister said. “We know vaccination rates in Mackay Whitsunday need to be higher and the Palas...
Mayor McVeigh, QSBC Maree Adshead, and Jim Madden MP
Yesterday at 05:17 PM

Western Downs officially becomes a Small Business Friendly Council

Small businesses in the Western Downs are set to benefit from a new Small Business Friendly Council (SBFC) commitment made by Western Downs Regional Council today.
Chance to chart future of North West’s health services
Yesterday at 02:00 PM

Chance to chart future of North West’s health services

The Queensland Government has put the call out for civic-minded North West Queenslanders who want to help shape the future of their region’s health services.
Gold Coast Youth Foyer officially opens door to youth at risk of homelessness
Yesterday at 01:06 PM

Gold Coast Youth Foyer officially opens door to youth at risk of homelessness

Up to 40 young people at risk of homelessness on the Gold Coast now have a place to call home with the official opening of the Gold Coast Youth Foyer.
Central Queensland wins big in historic investment in train manufacturing
Yesterday at 12:02 PM

Central Queensland wins big in historic investment in train manufacturing

Central Queensland will benefit from the largest investment in train infrastructure in Queensland’s history, announced by the Palaszczuk Government today.
Palaszczuk Government to invest $7.1 billion to make Queensland a train building powerhouse
Yesterday at 12:00 PM

Palaszczuk Government to invest $7.1 billion to make Queensland a train building powerhouse

The Palaszczuk Government will deliver the largest investment in train infrastructure in Queensland’s history to create jobs and rebuild the state’s economy.
Crikey! – it’s time to get vaxxed now
Yesterday at 10:47 AM

Crikey! – it’s time to get vaxxed now

Queenslanders are being encouraged to visit the state’s zoos, wildlife parks and aquariums as the Palaszczuk Government continues to roll out the COVID-vaccine plan to unite families.
New facilities at Smithfield State High setting students up for success
Yesterday at 10:15 AM

New facilities at Smithfield State High setting students up for success

The sky’s the limit for Smithfield State High School students thanks to a $20.5 million boost from the Palaszczuk Government
Kunwarara brigade zooms ahead
Yesterday at 10:06 AM

Kunwarara brigade zooms ahead

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services Mark Ryan MP officially handed over a new firefighting appliance to the Kunwarara Rural Fire Brigade (RFB) today.
New fire station graces Rockhampton area
Yesterday at 08:30 AM

New fire station graces Rockhampton area

Minister for Fire and Emergency Services Mark Ryan MP officially opened the new $2.21 million Gracemere Fire and Rescue Station today.
More pop up vaccination clinics to open in Townsville
Yesterday at 06:44 AM

More pop up vaccination clinics to open in Townsville

Townsville residents will soon be able to get their COVID jab at new locations across the city including the Strand night markets.
More access to vaccinations in the Far North with hub at Cairns Convention Centre & new pop up clinics
Yesterday at 06:00 AM

More access to vaccinations in the Far North with hub at Cairns Convention Centre & new pop up clinics

COVID-19 vaccinations are returning to the Cairns Convention Centre from Thursday, alongside a new pop-up clinic appearing at the Far North’s largest shopping centre.