Media Releases

Five-year funding guarantee supports Gold Coast housing services

June 22, 2018

The Palaszczuk Government has delivered greater certainty for Gold Coast housing and homelessness support organisations with a five-year, $885,000 million funding commitment to help people in need into crisis accommodation.

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Gold Coast trade training comes out a winner after the Games

June 20, 2018

Trade training on the Gold Coast will benefit from a Palaszczuk Government investment of $1.5 million to redevelop the Commonwealth Games Corporation’s head office into a home for industry-grade electrical training. Announcing the revitalisation project at TAFE Queensland’s Ashmore campus today, Minister for Training and Skills Development Shannon Fentiman said the stage one development would also include a $500,000 upgrade to the carpentry...

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Budget delivers more record road spending for the South Coast

June 18, 2018

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. Member for Gaven, Meaghan Scanlon said the region was a beneficiary of the blockbuster roads budget being delivered under the Queensland Transport and Roads Investment Program (QTRIP).

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June 12, 2018

Member for Gaven Meaghan Scanlon has hailed the 2018-19 State Budget that delivers on the Palaszczuk Government’s election commitments and invests heavily in the Gold Coast.

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Record health budget on the Gold Coast

June 11, 2018

Almost $1.5 billion will be invested in health care on the Gold Coast in 2018-19, as part of the Palaszczuk Government’s State Budget – a record investment in health care on the Gold Coast.

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$2 million worth of high-tech fire appliances hit the streets of Nerang and Beenleigh

June 05, 2018

The Palaszczuk Government has delivered on a commitment to enhance fire and rescue services in the state’s south-east – delivering two new state-of-the-art appliances to crews at Nerang and Beenleigh.

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