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Scuttling of ex-HMAS Tobruk postponed

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | at 5:41pm
The scuttling of ex-HMAS Tobruk has been postponed due to unfavourable weather conditions, to ensure the safety of everyone involved.

Palaszczuk Budget empowers Mackay’s thriving communities

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | at 4:33pm
Empowering communities to be resilient is a key focus of the 2018-19 State Budget with a multi-million dollar investment to create thriving communities across Queensland, including more than $3 million for the Mackay region.

Palaszczuk Budget aims to eliminate elder abuse in Mackay

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | at 4:28pm
Elder abuse prevention is at the forefront of the Palaszczuk Government’s 2018-19 Budget for seniors in the Mackay region, with financial and legal services set to be expanded.

Palaszczuk budget to make nights out safer in Mackay

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | at 4:25pm
The Palaszczuk Government will deliver almost a quarter-of-a-million dollars in funding for Safe Night Precinct services in Mackay as part of the 2018-19 State Budget.

Queensland Budget prepares for Gold Coast growth

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | at 3:15pm
More than $6.3 million will be invested by the Palaszczuk Government into important upgrades to Energex’s key infrastructure on the Gold Coast.

Queensland Government invests $1.5 million in style

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | at 2:19pm
Queensland will become a beacon for budding fashionistas with the announcement of $1.5 million to create a Fashion Centre of Excellence at Mt Gravatt TAFE.

Statement from Mines Minister re: NAIF

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | at 2:11pm
The Palaszczuk Government has maintained its election commitment to veto any NAIF loan for the Adani Carmichael Coal Project.

Future looks bright for FutureBeef

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | at 2:00pm
Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries Mark Furner has welcomed the $2.38 million three-year renewal of FutureBeef, the highly-successful government-industry beef extension partnership.

Budget delivers more record transport spending for Far North Queensland

Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | at 11:34am
The Palaszczuk Government is delivering $253.3 million of road infrastructure in 2018-19 alone for Far North Queensland.

Derelict vessel removal funded

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | at 11:26am
The Palaszczuk Government has allocated $20 million in the State Budget to remove derelict vessels spoiling Queensland’s beautiful coast.

New advisory council to help develop agriculture into the future

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | at 11:00am
A new ministerial advisory council has been established, to help identify the future challenges and opportunities in Queensland’s agricultural sector.

Capricornia Correctional Centre Expansion

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | at 10:30am
Corrective Services Minister Mark Ryan today turned the sod on a major expansion of the Capricornia Correctional Centre, a project that will create 172 construction jobs across four years.

Second chance for Hummock Hill Island resort proposal

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | at 10:26am
A proposed $1.2 billion tourism project on Hummock Hill Island will undergo a new assessment following Ministerial approval for the independent Coordinator-General to step in and become the decision-maker on the development application.

Queensland says “Irasshaimase” to visiting Japanese farmers

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | at 8:41am
A delegation of Japanese food growers and buyers, announced by the Premier last month, has touched down in Brisbane as the Palaszczuk Government continues to encourage growth and investment in our food export industry.

Cool project takes NQ mangoes on fruitful journey

Minister for Agricultural Industry Development and Fisheries | The Honourable Mark Furner | Yesterday at 4:11pm
Keeping exported mangoes cooler for better freshness is just one project to be showcased at the Hort Connections Conference which started in Brisbane today.

Budget delivers more record road spending for the Brisbane, Ipswich and Redlands area

Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | Yesterday at 3:00pm
The Palaszczuk Government will deliver $418.9 million of road infrastructure for the Metropolitan District of South-East Queensland in 2018-19 – the third straight year of record road investment for the state.

You Can fight cancer at new hub at RBWH

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Yesterday at 2:30pm
Queensland’s largest hospital will soon be home to the state’s only public specialised adolescent and young adult cancer centre thanks to the collaborative efforts of Sony Foundation and Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital.

Jobs, investment and domestic gas on the Downs

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Yesterday at 1:42pm
A $140m investment and agreement between Senex and Jemena is tangible evidence that the Palaszczuk Government’s commitment to the domestic gas market is paying dividends.

Budget delivers more record road spending for the South Coast

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | Yesterday at 10:00am
The Palaszczuk Government will deliver $372.1 million of road infrastructure in 2018-19 for the South Coast district as part of another record investment for the third year in a row.

Funding announced to protect the future of the Gold Coast Seaway

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | Yesterday at 9:30am
A $3.35m upgrade to the jetty of the Gold Coast Seaway’s Sand Bypass System has been given the green light.

Brisbane’s ugly duckling to be demolished for new underground station

Deputy Premier, Treasurer and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships | The Honourable Jackie Trad | Sunday at 1:30pm
The building often cited as one of Brisbane’s ugliest – the Brisbane Transit Centre – will be demolished to make way for Cross River Rail’s new underground Roma Street Station.

Queensland skies open for Aerospace Roadmap

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | Sunday at 1:00pm
Queensland’s fast-growing aerospace sector is set to benefit from up to $5 million in State Government funding for a suite of new, forward-thinking programs.

NRL Magic Round in Queensland to generate millions for economy

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | Sunday at 9:48am
An entire round of the NRL will be played over one weekend in Brisbane next year following an historic agreement set to pump more than $60 million into Queensland’s economy.  The Palaszczuk Government and Brisbane City Council have signed a multi-year deal with the NRL to have a ...

Palaszczuk Government Organised Crime Laws Keeping Queensland Safe

Attorney-General and Minister for Justice | The Honourable Yvette D'Ath | Sunday at 8:00am
The outlaw motorcycle gang, Satudarah, has been declared an ‘identified organisation’ in Queensland as part of the Palaszczuk Government’s commitment to combating organised crime.

Peter Faust Dam to gain new recreation facilities

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Saturday at 2:00pm
Whitsunday Regional Council is planning exciting new recreation facilities at Peter Faust Dam after taking over management of the recreation area from SunWater.