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Extra resources devoted to processing soaring Back to Work applications

23 April 2017, The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk
Extra staff are being deployed from within the public service to process an unprecedented number of applications being lodged under the Palaszczuk Government’s $100 million Back to Work regional jobs program.

"Go Local" to help fellow Queenslanders recover from Debbie

23 April 2017, The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk
The Palaszczuk Government is launching a campaign to encourage Queenslanders to help businesses and industries impacted by ex-Tropical Cyclone Debbie.

Queenslanders urged to apply for $2.5m in Dignity First funding

23 April 2017, The Honourable Mick de Brenni
Queenslanders looking to make a difference in people’s lives are being urged to put their hand up for a slice of a $2.5 million fund before the 10 May deadline.

Queensland, we need foster carers like you!

23 April 2017, The Honourable Shannon Fentiman
Have you ever thought about becoming a foster carer?

Palaszczuk Government 24/7 disaster response bigger than Yasi

23 April 2017, The Honourable Leeanne Enoch
The Palaszczuk Government continues to help Queenslanders get back on their feet in the aftermath of Cyclone Debbie, with its call centres taking almost 72,000 phone calls for assistance – a response effort larger than Cyclone Yasi in 2011.

Regional entrepreneurs embrace Advance Queensland opportunities

22 April 2017, The Honourable Leeanne Enoch
Queensland’s regional innovators continue to tap into opportunities through the Palaszczuk Government’s $405 million whole of government Advance Queensland initiative.

Additional assistance for Queensland councils affected by Tropical Cyclone Debbie

21 April 2017, The Honourable Mark Ryan
JOINT MEDIA RELEASE

All Brisbane water samples now available and indicate recreational activities are safe

21 April 2017, The Honourable Steven Miles
All water quality results taken at seven locations across Brisbane following the firefighting foam spill are within recreational water use guidelines.

Hendra review leads to stronger engagement with stakeholders

21 April 2017, The Honourable Bill Byrne
The Palaszczuk Government is supporting most recommendations made in the Agriculture and Environment committee’s report on Hendra virus vaccine and its use by veterinary surgeons.

Palaszczuk Government Supporting Local Approach

21 April 2017, The Honourable Mark Furner
The Palaszczuk Government is committed to continuing a local and collaborative approach to alcohol management planning in Queensland’s discrete Indigenous communities.

Taxi service licence restrictions removed

21 April 2017, The Honourable Mark Bailey
Taxi service licence holders are no longer subject to high occupancy, owner/driver and green vehicle restrictions.

Boosting the Central Highlands food bowl

21 April 2017, The Honourable Bill Byrne
The Palaszczuk Government is investing $100,000 to boost food production in the Central Highlands.

X-ray tender a critical step in fighting black lung

21 April 2017, The Honourable Anthony Lynham
Australian radiologists are being sought to double-check Queensland coal miners’ X-rays in the latest in the suite of Palaszczuk Government measures to tackle the re-emergence of black lung disease.

Swiftwater rescuers motor ahead in first for Australia

21 April 2017, The Honourable Mark Ryan
Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES) will soon have greater capability to pluck people safely from dangerous swiftwater environments in an Australian-first for emergency responders.

50,000 expected to go racing this Winter at the Brisbane Racing Carnival

21 April 2017, The Honourable Grace Grace
Racing Minister Grace Grace today officially launched the Brisbane Racing Carnival, set to be run over five consecutive Saturdays from May 13.

Government releases initial Brisbane water samples

21 April 2017, The Honourable Steven Miles
Initial water quality results from the firefighting foam spill at Brisbane Airport on last week (April 10) indicate water levels are now within recreational water quality guidelines near the release point.

Cairns lawyer awarded mediation training scholarship

21 April 2017, The Honourable Yvette D'Ath
Queensland Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath has awarded four Queenslanders with scholarships to be trained in mediation with the Queensland Government’s Dispute Resolution Branch.

Attorney-General announces three new Magistrate appointments

21 April 2017, The Honourable Yvette D'Ath
Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Yvette D’Ath has today announced the appointment of three new Magistrates for Queensland.

Treasurer backs Tropical Trade House concept

21 April 2017, The Honourable Curtis Pitt
Treasurer Curtis Pitt has thrown his support behind a concept to co-locate a key selection of apex organisations that support trade, investment, international government relations and business development in Far North Queensland.

Townsville app proves regional Queensland companies can rival world’s best

20 April 2017, The Honourable Curtis Pitt
A humble app developed in Townsville has become a global leader – proving that when businesses are armed with the right tools, they can thrive in the global market from any region of Queensland.

Palaszczuk Government delivers stable ratings outlook

20 April 2017, The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Treasurer and Minister for Trade and Investment, Curtis Pitt, have welcomed a statement by ratings agency Moody’s Investor Services returning their outlook on Queensland to stable after applying a negative outlook in the wake of Tim Nicholls’s di ...

$95.32 million in road upgrades for North Queensland are set to start

20 April 2017, The Honourable Curtis Pitt
The Palaszczuk Government has today confirmed construction will begin in mid-2017 on four key road upgrades on the Flinders Highway and Kennedy Developmental Road.$17 million for Pavement strengthening and rehabilitation on the Flinders Highway (Townsville – Torrens Creek)$25 mil ...

Palaszczuk Government, Mayors urge Turnbull not to dump progress on Closing the Gap

20 April 2017, The Honourable Mick de Brenni
The Palaszczuk Government and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mayors have united in a call for funding continuity for Queensland's nation leading housing program in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.

Calls for Commonwealth to ban toxic firefighting foam

20 April 2017, The Honourable Steven Miles
The Queensland Environment Minister has called on his federal counterpart to adopt Queensland’s firefighting foam ban and step up action against Qantas following the Brisbane airport spill.

New police QLiTE capability means less time for officers stuck behind desks

20 April 2017, The Honourable Mark Ryan
Minister for Police, Fire and Emergency Services Mark Ryan and Acting Deputy Commissioner Paul Taylor announced the rollout of a new QLiTE capability that enables officers to capture Good Order offences as they happen.