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    The Hon L Enoch | 12:46pm

    Government funding aims to mobilise Queensland’s citizen scientists

    The Palaszczuk Government is establishing a special grants scheme to harness talents in Queensland communities to advance science across the state.

    The Hon G Grace | 11:02am

    Tips for making back to school as easy as A B C

    Talking enthusiastically about school, setting-up routines and practicing travelling to and from school are three ways for parents to prepare their children for the start of school next week.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | 9:08am

    Screen industry jobs bonanza with three major productions filming in Queensland

    Stars of movie and screen have descended on Queensland as filming begins on two major productions on top of a third production well underway.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | 7:00am

    Spotlight on the Sunshine Coast for Governing from the Regions

    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced she will bring her cabinet to the Sunshine Coast next month as part of the Governing from the Regions program.

    The Hon Y D'Ath | Yesterday 3:32pm

    Groundhog Day for essential legal services

    Local jobs and vital legal services for Queenslanders again hang in the balance as the Federal LNP Government continues to avoid committing to ongoing funding for Community Legal Centres (CLCs) and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Service (ATSILS).

    The Hon Y D'Ath | Yesterday 2:11pm

    New funding for Queensland community groups

    A group that recycles baby goods for the needy, a network helping to prevent suicide, and a sewing charity making items for vulnerable people, are among the 600 plus organisations sharing in more than $13 million in funding from the latest round of a Palaszczuk Government grant f ...

    The Hon G Grace | Yesterday 1:34pm

    Re-issued: Construction starts on Mansfield State High’s new learning centre

    Member for Mansfield Corrine McMillan and Minister for Education Grace Grace have turned the first sod on a $10.4 million learning centre at Mansfield State High School.

    The Hon G Grace | Yesterday 10:15am

    Construction starts on Mansfield State High’s new learning centre

    Member for Mansfield Corrine McMillan and Minister for Education Grace Grace have turned the first sod on a $10.4 million learning centre at Mansfield State High School.

    The Hon M Bailey | Yesterday 10:00am

    Contractors shortlisted for Bruce Highway duplication south of Cairns

    Safer travel on the Bruce Highway between Edmonton and Gordonvale in Far North Queensland is a step closer with two tenderers invited to participate in the Early Contractor Involvement (ECI) phase for the Cairns Southern Access Corridor – Stage 3 project.

    The Hon M Ryan | Yesterday 10:00am

    Darling Downs District police officers recognised in combined awards ceremony with Queensland Fire and Emergency Services

    The Honourable Mark Ryan, Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services, Ms Jennifer Howard MP, Assistant Minister of State Assisting the Premier, Assistant Commissioner Mike Condon and Acting Assistant Commissioner Darryl King from Queensland Fire and Emergency Servic ...

    The Hon L Enoch | Tuesday 4:21pm

    Disaster Assistance for Communities Impacted by Tropical Cyclone Penny

    Disaster assistance is now available for communities in Far North Queensland impacted by the severe weather and flooding brought on by Tropical Cyclone Penny.

    The Hon L Enoch | Tuesday 4:19pm

    Disaster Assistance for Communities Impacted by Tropical Cyclone Owen

    Disaster assistance has been made available for communities in North and Far North Queensland impacted by the severe weather and flooding brought on by Tropical Cyclone Owen.

    The Hon Y D'Ath | Tuesday 3:57pm

    $8.4 million given back to Queenslanders

    Queenslanders received more than $8.4 million in refunds, repairs, replacements and other compensation with the help of the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) in 2018.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Tuesday 3:31pm

    Rockhampton Ring Road a certainty

    The billion-dollar Rockhampton Ring Road is certain to go ahead with a $200 million commitment by the Queensland Government and a federal funding guarantee.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Tuesday 1:17pm

    New Calliope school gains momentum

    Construction has begun on Calliope’s new multi-million dollar high school with Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, Education Minister Grace Grace and Member for Gladstone Glenn Butcher turning the first sod today.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Tuesday 12:52pm

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    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Tuesday 11:00am

    Hydrogen powers Queensland’s future

    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk says Gladstone is set to be the renewable energy powerhouse of Australia with hydrogen emerging as our next LNG.

    The Hon D Farmer | Tuesday 9:00am

    Report shows Queensland making progress on child safety, youth justice

    Queensland is continuing to make headway in its efforts to address the needs of children, according to the Productivity Commission’s Report on Government Services 2019 (RoGs).

    The Hon M Ryan | Monday 3:00pm

    Centre Against Domestic Abuse to Support Women in Moreton

    The Centre Against Domestic Abuse (CADA) will lead a new High Risk Team being established in the Moreton and Caboolture area as the Queensland Government continues its push to keep victims of domestic and family violence safe.

    The Hon Y D'Ath | Sunday 9:00am

    Queensland’s most popular baby names for 2018 revealed

    Charlotte and Oliver reign supreme for the fourth year running as the most popular baby names in Queensland.

    The Hon Y D'Ath | Saturday 9:00am

    Love is in the air across Queensland

    More than 1300 same-sex couples have wed in Queensland since same-sex marriage ceremonies could legally be held just over one year ago on January 9, 2018.

    The Hon M Ryan | Friday 3:05pm

    Palaszczuk Government invests in more apprentices for Queensland

    The Palaszczuk Government is committed to growing the number of apprentices across the state to ensure Queensland has the skilled workers it needs for the future.

    The Hon C Dick | Friday 1:51pm

    Test match tickets for blacked out Big Bash fans

    Last night’s Big Bash ticket holders will be offered free entry to any day of next week’s Australia-Sri Lanka test match after a power outage outside the Gabba cut short the game between the Heat and the Thunder.

    The Hon M Bailey | Friday 1:39pm

    Works begin to replace old Lochaber Creek Bridge

    Work to replace a 78-year-old bridge on the Burnett Highway near Eidsvold began last week.

    The Hon M Ryan | Friday 12:47pm

    National Corrections Day – QCS officers working to keep community safe

    The Story and Victoria bridges will light up in blue and silver on Friday to commemorate National Corrections Day.

    The Hon C Dick | Friday 10:54am

    LIGHTS, CAMERA, ACTION! Godzilla vs. Kong starts filming in Queensland

    The Warner Bros.

    The Hon M Furner | Friday 8:40am

    Water security boost for Emerald irrigators

    Irrigators in the Emerald region will reap the benefits of an $11.7 million upgrade to the Selma Main Channel system providing a much-needed boost in water supply security.

    The Hon M Ryan | 17 Jan 5:30pm

    78 new officers sworn into service at Oxley graduation

    Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services, the Honourable Mark Ryan MP and Commissioner Ian Stewart today welcomed 78 new police officers to the Queensland Police Service (QPS), in an induction ceremony held at the QPS Academy, Oxley campus.

    The Hon C Dick | 17 Jan 1:12pm

    Celebrate Australia Day the Queensland way

    Queenslanders are being encouraged to join together and celebrate our shared values this Australia Day.

    The Hon C Dick | 17 Jan 12:58pm

    Revolutionary Queensland timber product to reach global markets

    Hyne Timber is a step closer to creating new jobs and taking on the global market with the sod turned on the Maryborough business’ advanced manufacturing glue laminated timber plant, being built with support from the Palaszczuk Government.