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Choose a career in health using new website

Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services | The Honourable Steven Miles | at 11:18am
Young Queenslanders who want to work in health will have a new website to show them the way.

Palaszczuk Government driving job opportunities across Queensland

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | at 10:50am
The Palaszczuk Government’s record Queensland Corrective Services budget is driving job opportunities right across the state.

Magic Round delivers millions for Queensland businesses

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | at 10:28am
The inaugural NRL Magic Round pumped a whopping $20million into Queensland’s economy over four days according to economic modelling released today.

Major corporations and community organisations to unite against domestic violence

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | at 10:20am
The Queensland Government is calling on the corporate and community sectors to join the fight against domestic violence at a forum next month.

Solutions to the state’s infrastructure needs

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | at 8:00am
The Queensland Government’s key independent infrastructure advisor, Building Queensland, has today published its 2019 Infrastructure Pipeline Report.

Queensland LNP don’t care about waste management

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | Yesterday at 7:09pm
Queensland’s LNP have revealed they want to send Queensland backwards yet again, with their motion in Queensland Parliament tonight to try and repeal the waste levy.

Palaszczuk Government and LGAQ continue Partners in Government Agreement

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Yesterday at 4:24pm
The Palaszczuk Government’s commitment to a strong partnership with local government was confirmed today at the signing of the 2019 Partners in Government Agreement with the Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ).

One crane, two crane, three crane, four… at Queen’s Wharf

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | Yesterday at 2:22pm
Tourism Industry Development Minister Kate Jones has today revealed a third tower crane would soon tower over the Queen’s Wharf Brisbane site.

Seniors support initiative extended

Minister for Housing and Public Works, Minister for Digital Technology and Minister for Sport | The Honourable Mick de Brenni | Yesterday at 1:00pm
An initiative to help Queensland seniors with new consumer protections has been extended by the Palaszczuk Government.

Young offenders give back to the Townsville community

Minister for Child Safety, Youth and Women and Minister for the Prevention of Domestic and Family Violence | The Honourable Di Farmer | Yesterday at 12:37pm
Young offenders have performed almost 4,000 hours of community service in Townsville, as well as the Burdekin, Palm Island, Ingham and Charters Towers during 2018–19.

Palaszczuk Government’s multicultural policy making great strides

Minister for Local Government, Minister for Racing and Minister for Multicultural Affairs | The Honourable Stirling Hinchliffe | Yesterday at 12:25pm
The Palaszczuk Government’s Multicultural Policy, Our story, our future, has helped people from culturally diverse backgrounds experiencing domestic and family violence, and has improved pathways for employment during its first three years.

Crews up to mountain challenge

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Yesterday at 11:03am
On-ground works are underway on schedule on a $6 million project  to maintain a critical transmission line perched on a steep Far North Queensland mountainside.

Palaszczuk Government cracks down on dangerous devices used by extremists

Minister for Police and Minister for Corrective Services | The Honourable Mark Ryan | Yesterday at 10:38am
The Palaszczuk Government has given the green light to new powers that target the tactics of extremists who pose a risk to the public and themselves.

Fastest growing food industry brings jobs bonanza to North Queensland

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Yesterday at 10:27am
The Premier has announced leading seafood producer Tassal is investing in North Queensland which will bring 1000 jobs to the region and a significant boost to the local economy.

North Straddie no longer Queensland’s best kept secret

Minister for Innovation and Tourism Industry Development and Minister for the Commonwealth Games | The Honourable Kate Jones | Yesterday at 9:27am
More people are discovering the magic of Minjerribah (North Stradbroke Island), with the latest visitor research showing that annual tourism numbers have grown by more than five per cent.

Your chance to be part of a B.OLD conversation

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | Monday at 6:30pm
Eight Queensland-made short films that challenge stereotypes about ageing were released at a red-carpet event in Brisbane (19 August), as part of this year’s Seniors Week celebrations.

Confidence high for Queensland’s SMEs

Minister for Employment and Small Business and Minister for Training and Skills Development | The Honourable Shannon Fentiman | Monday at 2:37pm
The confidence of Queensland’s small and medium business owners is shining bright according to the latest Sensis Business Index survey.

Rich arts experiences provide opportunities for Queenslanders

Minister for Environment and the Great Barrier Reef, Minister for Science and Minister for the Arts | The Honourable Leeanne Enoch | Monday at 10:29am
Communities across Queensland will have access to a range of vibrant arts and cultural experiences thanks to $837,534 in funding from the Palaszczuk Government.

Logan Motorway upgrade unlocks southside bottlenecks

Premier and Minister for Trade | The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk | Monday at 10:04am
Traffic is flowing more smoothly on one of south-east Queensland’s busiest roads as a two-year project to widen sections of the Logan and Gateway Motorways comes to an end.

Centenarians art project builds inter-generational relationships

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | Sunday at 2:00pm
An art project featuring portraits of Queensland centenarians, painted by young artists, will be the feature event of Queensland Seniors Week (August 17 – 25) this year.

Mines Minister eyes deadline on safety reset

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Sunday at 2:00pm
A statewide initiative to refocus on safety has already reached nearly half the state’s 50,000-strong mine and quarry workforce.

Walking plan aims to make great strides for Queenslanders’ health

Minister for Transport and Main Roads | The Honourable Mark Bailey | Sunday at 11:30am
Supporting Queenslanders to walk more often is at the heart of the state’s first ever Walking Strategy.

Aviation Expo to showcase career opportunities

Minister for State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning | The Honourable Cameron Dick | Saturday at 9:30am
The Ekka won’t be the only show in town today with more than 7000 visitors expected to attend the 14th Aviation Expo at Brisbane Airport, showcasing careers in the thriving aerospace and defence industries in Queensland.

Queensland goes age-friendly for Seniors Week

Minister for Communities and Minister for Disability Services and Seniors | The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke | Saturday at 9:00am
Queenslanders of all ages are being encouraged to celebrate and participate in Queensland Seniors Week, which kicks off on Saturday (August 17).

Minister thanks out-going Powerlink Chief

Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy | The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham | Friday at 5:50pm
Energy Minister Dr Anthony Lynham today thanked Merryn York for her contribution to Queensland’s energy industry after eight years as Powerlink chief executive.