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    The Hon L Enoch | Yesterday 11:30am

    Brisbane Roar looks at QUT tendon injury research

    Research at the Queensland University of Technology, funded by the Queensland Government’s Smart Futures Fund, could soon mean that sports stars no longer need extended periods of time off due to tendon injuries.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Yesterday 11:30am

    Premier launches new reef tourism campaign

    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has launched a new social media tourism campaign inviting global travellers to experience the greatest reef on earth.

    The Hon K Jones | Yesterday 9:59am

    Whitsundays visitor numbers put spotlight on LNP tourism cuts

    Tourism figures released this week show the LNP was wrong to slash millions of dollars from Queensland’s tourism budget.

    The Hon K Jones | Yesterday 9:53am

    Business boost for Queensland’s tourism industry

    Queensland welcomed almost 900,000 more Australian visitors in the year to March 2015, boosted by a surge in business-related travel according to new figures released today.

    The Hon C Pitt | Yesterday 7:00am

    Young Indigenous leaders graduate armed for success

    Participants in the Indigenous Youth Leadership Camp graduated today armed with a new set of skills and heightened confidence.

    The Hon J Trad | Wednesday 8:35pm

    UNESCO confirms Great Barrier Reef not 'in danger' - but much work to be done

    Bonn, Germany: The Palaszczuk Government has welcomed the UNESCO World Heritage Committee’s decision not to list the Great Barrier Reef as ‘in danger’.

    The Hon C Pitt | Wednesday 6:01pm

    Statement from Treasurer Curtis Pitt

    The views raised in the RTI documents relate to the former LNP government’s interactions with and approach to Adani.

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Wednesday 4:38pm

    FNQ economic summit to be held in Cairns

    FNQ economic summit to be held in Cairns

    The Hon M Bailey | Wednesday 4:10pm

    Gold Coast Highway getting another safety enhancement

    Work is underway to enhance safety on the Gold Coast Highway at Palm Beach.

    The Hon Y D'Ath | Wednesday 3:34pm

    Joint media statement: Justice Carmody and the Attorney-General and Minister for Justice

    On 24 May 2015 the Chief Justice offered to resign his post on just terms if it was in the overall best interests of the court and the Queensland community to do so.

    The Hon K Jones | Wednesday 2:50pm

    Duke of Edinburgh's Awards celebrate service from Nanango to Nepal

    Education Minister Kate Jones today congratulated Queensland’s most recent Duke of Edinburgh’s International Gold Award recipients.

    The Hon A Lynham | Wednesday 6:00am

    New water plan delivers for growers

    New water rules for the Pioneer Valley that take effect today (1 July 2015) will tackle salination and give canegrowers flexibility to grow their businesses.

    The Hon M Bailey | Tuesday 5:24pm

    Stronger protections for energy customers

    From 1 July, electricity customers will have greater protection and residents in south-east Queensland will have more support to help them shop around between electricity retailers to get the best deal to suit their needs.

    The Hon M Bailey | Tuesday 1:47pm

    Noosa roads made smoother and safer

    Motorists travelling in and out of Noosa will benefit from a $2.5 million program to smooth the main access road connecting the renowned Sunshine Coast tourist and shopping area.

    The Hon Y D'Ath | Tuesday 1:22pm

    Crime and Corruption Commission temporary appointments

    Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath has announced a series of temporary appointments to the Crime and Corruption Commission.

    The Hon S Fentiman | Tuesday 10:15am

    Li Cunxin returns to the stage for CGEN

    Queensland Ballet Artistic Director and internationally renowned dancer Li Cunxin will return to the stage for the first time in 16 years as part of the Creative Generation – State Schools Onstage (CGEN) cast.

    The Hon C Dick | Tuesday 10:05am

    Firefighters and paramedics honoured for service following Christchurch Earthquake

    84 Queensland Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) and six Australian Medical Assistance Teams (AusMAT) Taskforce personnel have been recognised for their humanitarian efforts following the devastating 2011 Christchurch Earthquake.

    The Hon K Jones | Tuesday 9:12am

    Search for the GC2018 Mascot begins

    The search is on for the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games Official Mascot.

    The Hon L Enoch | Monday 2:14pm

    Symposium encourages young people to influence the future

    Radical robots, aerial drones and human settlement on Mars will be food for thought at a youth symposium in Brisbane today and tomorrow (29 and 30 June 2015).

    The Hon A Palaszczuk | Sunday 4:39pm

    Premier congratulates JCU on new Singapore campus

    Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk attended the opening of James Cook University's new Singapore campus today.

    The Hon C Pitt | Sunday 10:30am

    Queensland has spoken – more concerts are to be played at Suncorp Stadium

    The number of concert allowed each year at Brisbane’s Suncorp Stadium will be increased from four to six after wide-ranging public consultation.

    The Hon C Pitt | Sunday 10:28am

    Palaszczuk Government to build permanent home for Netball

    Queensland’s ‘future Firebirds’ will have a new permanent $30 million facility to call home, Acting Premier Curtis Pitt said.

    The Hon C Pitt | Sunday 5:52am

    Switch on to a life saving initiative

    The Queensland Government today launched a major campaign urging Queenslanders to install electrical safety switches installed on every circuit in the home.

    The Hon C Pitt | Saturday 2:05pm

    Pitt praises Queensland Firebirds at ticker tape parade

    Acting Premier Curtis Pitt praised the all-conquering Queensland Firebirds on their thrilling Trans-Tasman Grand Final triumph at a ticker tape parade in Brisbane today.

    The Hon C Pitt | 26 Jun 6:19pm

    Students speed date to dream jobs

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at Trinity Bay High tried speed dating with a difference – their dalliance was with the career options that could shape their lives.

    The Hon K Jones | 26 Jun 5:45pm

    Minister thanks students and teachers for a great Term 2

    Education Minister Kate Jones has wished Queensland students and teachers a relaxing winter break after a successful Term 2.

    Mr S Hinchliffe | 26 Jun 3:16pm

    Film festival celebrates outback under the stars

    The Palaszczuk Government has provided extra funding to ensure the success of the Winton film festival after last week’s fire at the Waltzing Matilda Centre.

    The Hon M Bailey | 26 Jun 3:03pm

    Government awards construction contract for Gateway Upgrade North project

    The $1.162 billion Gateway Upgrade North project has reached a significant milestone with the successful tenderer for design and construction announced today.

    The Hon S Miles | 26 Jun 1:00pm

    New funding for real-time reef tools

    The Palaszczuk Government is investing $2 million in a cutting-edge project that gives people real-time information about the quality of water in the Great Barrier Reef.

    The Hon J Miller | 26 Jun 12:19pm

    New Probation and Parole Case Managers for prison rehabilitation across Queensland

    Corrective Services Minister Jo-Ann Miller has welcomed 15 new Probation and Parole Case Managers to Queensland Corrective Services following a graduation ceremony today.