Media Releases

A Head Start for Queensland’s creative community

May 26, 2020

Grants of up to $3,000 will soon be available for independent artists and arts workers.

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Southsiders score intersection upgrade in Qld’s $400m road to recovery

May 19, 2020

The Beaudesert Road/Illaweena Street intersection will be upgraded!

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Children’s stories inspiration for 2020 Fellowship winners

May 19, 2020

The two new manuscripts for children named as the winning entries for the State Library of Queensland’s 2020 black&write! Fellowships.

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Queensland Arts Minister calls for JobKeeper improvements

April 27, 2020

The Federal Treasurer, Josh Frydenberg, can fix this with the stroke of a pen, to help support the struggling sector.

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Queenslanders to decide the future of single-use plastics

March 13, 2020

“We are looking to limit and, where necessary, ban the supply of most single-use plastic products starting with straws, stirrers, plates, cutlery and cups."

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From today, more koala habitat will be protected by stronger regulations.

February 07, 2020

“More than 690,000 hectares has now been mapped as koala habitat under these new regulations."

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