As an increasing number of Queenslanders turn to online shopping this Christmas, the Office of Fair Trading is warning consumers to be cautious, particularly if purchasing from overseas.
The former Labor Government’s weak sex offender laws have again let Queensland families down with the release of Robert John Fardon today.
Following overwhelming community feedback restricted fuel-powered boats will be allowed on Wivenhoe Dam for the first time from 14 December 2013.
Construction of the Commonwealth Games Village has moved a step closer today following the Newman Government’s approval of the development scheme for the Parklands Priority Development Area (PDA).
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The future of the Mackay Soccer Club has been secured with the Queensland Government committing $1 million dollars to help the club relocate from its current Barbour Park grounds.
The Queensland Government has made four new appointments to the Islanders Board of Industry and Service to tighten the commercial focus and expand the corporate experience of the group which oversees operation of IBIS stores in the Torres Strait.
The Newman Government will invest almost $1 million into research to investigate the availability of groundwater in the Great Artesian Basin (GAB) to support additional allocations in the Western Cape York region.
Former Queensland Fire Service deputy Commissioner Iain MacKenzie has been appointed as the new Inspector General of Emergency Management role, Minister for Police, Fire and Emergency Services Jack Dempsey announced today.
Minister for Energy and Water Supply Mark McArdle has undertaken an aerial inspection of the Lockyer Creek and mid-Brisbane river systems ahead of the upcoming wet season.
Queensland Health staff and the local Hospital and Health Board will provide clinical services at the new Sunshine Coast Public University Hospital (SCPUH).
Queenslanders are being invited to comment on draft legislation released today to provide the option of freehold land title in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
Australia’s former top cop and an eminent barrister have been appointed as part-time Acting Commissioners of the Crime and Misconduct Commission (CMC).
Landholders will benefit from reforms to vegetation management laws by the Newman Government, allowing them to conduct routine vegetation management activities on their properties without being tied up in red tape.
About 250 engineering, construction and finance industry representatives were today briefed on the Underground Bus and Train project that will solve two of Brisbane’s major congestion problems.