Media Releases

Public Register Portal opens up environmental records to all

April 14, 2021

A new online portal released today will give the public improved access to environmental licences and permits in Queensland. Minister for the Environment Meaghan Scanlon said the Public Register Portal will make it quicker and easier to get updates on enforcement activities carried out by the Department of Environment and Science (DES).

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FNQ young people have spoken out for Youth Week

April 13, 2021

Mental health, consent, employment and training and life in regional communities are among the important issues young North Queenslanders have spoken out about in a powerful roundtable held as part of the Queensland Youth Week Speak Out Series.

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High-tech rain gauges filling a gap for producers

April 08, 2021

Queensland graziers are trialling high-tech satellite rain gauges to help scientists plug gaps in rainfall data across the state.

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Palaszczuk Government to help upgrade small landfills

April 01, 2021

The Queensland Government has invested $1 million to help local governments upgrade their landfill infrastructure.

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Easter holiday camping good to go

April 01, 2021

Camping at Queensland’s iconic national parks and forests is good to go this Easter with the end of lockdown in Greater Brisbane and easing of COVID19 restrictions announced today.

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Be heard at a Youth Speak Out event

April 01, 2021

Young Queenslanders who want a say in shaping the future of our state now have a chance to be heard during a series of powerful youth roundtables. Hosted by Youth Affairs Minister Meaghan Scanlon, the Speak Out events will form part of Queensland Youth Week from April 10 – April 18, 2021.

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