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Palaszczuk Government’s strong new Youth Justice reforms passed by Queensland Parliament
Today at 05:52 PM

Palaszczuk Government’s strong new Youth Justice reforms passed by Queensland Parliament

The Queensland Parliament has passed a suite of strong new Youth Justice reforms that will target hardcore recidivist offenders.
Justice Bond appointed to Queensland Court of Appeal
Today at 05:00 PM

Justice Bond appointed to Queensland Court of Appeal

The Honourable Justice John Bond has been appointed to the Queensland Court of Appeal, replacing the retiring Justice Anthe Philippides.
Statement from Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk
Today at 04:07 PM

Statement from Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has paid tribute to the Labor Member for Stretton, Duncan Pegg, who has announced his impending retirement from parliament due to ill health.
 Queensland leaders to scope Biden summit
Today at 02:28 PM

Queensland leaders to scope Biden summit

The Palaszczuk Government will task leaders in industry, innovation and the environment to explore new opportunities out of US President Joe Biden’s upcoming climate summit.
Decades of data changing exploration
Today at 12:18 PM

Decades of data changing exploration

Decades of Queensland’s exploration data now available to all explorers is expected to encourage the resources sector to grow in the future.
Cabinet headed west for regional meeting in Longreach
Today at 11:52 AM

Cabinet headed west for regional meeting in Longreach

The Premier has announced the next regional Cabinet meeting will be held in Longreach next month.
Business Launchpad to set small businesses up for success
Today at 11:31 AM

Business Launchpad to set small businesses up for success

A new digital tool released by the Palaszczuk Government is making it easier to start a small business, helping deliver Queensland’s plan for economic recovery and setting up Queensland for our future
Next gen of Qld’s academic high achievers step up
Today at 10:46 AM

Next gen of Qld’s academic high achievers step up

Queensland’s next generation of scientists, engineers, artificial intelligence designers and doctors have today been recognised with Queensland Certificate of Education (QCE) Awards.
Employment pathway finds new purpose for 747 Queensland veterans
Today at 09:58 AM

Employment pathway finds new purpose for 747 Queensland veterans

Almost 750 Defence Force veterans have found new careers in the Queensland Public Service as teachers, nurses, rangers, engineers and electricians.
Queensland Government to take over the care of Anzac Square
Today at 09:56 AM

Queensland Government to take over the care of Anzac Square

The Palaszczuk Government will take over the responsibility for the care of Anzac Square from Brisbane City Council, to continue safeguarding Queensland’s pre-eminent State War Memorial for all generations
$200 travel vouchers to explore the Whitsundays
Today at 09:19 AM

$200 travel vouchers to explore the Whitsundays

The Palaszczuk Government will expand the state’s popular ‘Holiday Dollars’ travel voucher scheme to the Whitsundays next month, in a move set to boost the region’s tourism industry.
Brisbane Holiday Dollars tourism vouchers soon up for grabs
Today at 09:16 AM

Brisbane Holiday Dollars tourism vouchers soon up for grabs

The Palaszczuk Government, in partnership with Brisbane City Council, will extend the state’s popular Holiday Dollars program to Brisbane, offering 30,000 travel vouchers for Queenslanders to explore their capital city.