Media Releases

Next chapter of community forums in Mackay-Isaac-Whitsunday

May 29, 2022

Ministers and local MP Julieanne Gilbert will meet tomorrow with a group of committed Mackay-Isaac-Whitsunday locals in Mackay, as part of a new round of Regional Community Forums.

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Queensland signs bioeconomy partnership with German Government

May 27, 2022

Queensland’s status as a bioeconomy powerhouse has been bolstered by the signing of a new strategic partnership with the German Government.

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Queensland leading the nation on carbon farming

May 24, 2022

Queensland has been recognised as Australia’s leading carbon farming state, as detailed in a first-ever national assessment and report led by the Carbon Market Institute.

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New $4 Million Jetty and Pontoon for the Northern End of The Spit

May 19, 2022

Installation of a jetty and pontoon facility at Marine Stadium at the northern end of The Spit, Main Beach will soon begin after the construction contract was awarded. Deputy Premier and Minister for State Development Steven Miles said people travelling to the top of the Spit will soon have a new jetty and pontoon facility that will provide much needed on-water transport access to Doug Jennings Park, Moondarewa Spit and the Seaway Promenade.

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First Nations funding to look after Country, create opportunity

May 18, 2022

Close to $1 million will be provided to 14 First Nations communities in Queensland to look after Country and create new training and job opportunities for Indigenous Australians.

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Protected area partnership to grow First Nations jobs

May 18, 2022

The Palaszczuk Government has announced a partnership with the Bunya Peoples’ Aboriginal Corporation (BPAC) to protect close to 1,000 hectares of vital native habitat and support First Nations jobs in the Toowoomba and South Burnett regions.

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