Boaties and the Budget

boat on sand

A funding boost for Queensland’s Marine Infrastructure Fund has been outline din the State Budget with Whitsundays picking up a slice of the of the $30 million committed over two years. • Midge Point works • A new ramp in the Cape Gloucester/Dingo Beach area • Improvements to Shute Harbour • … [Read more...]

QFF Eager to Get to Work with Ministers

Qld parliament building

The Queensland Farmers’ Federation (QFF) has congratulated all newly sworn in Ministers appointed to the new 18-member State Cabinet and says it’s eager to get moving on working with them. President Stuart Armitage says there’s seven key portfolios that QFF will target during the next term in … [Read more...]

New Energy Initiatives

Powerlines

The State Government has announced a new suite of measures as part of its Affordable Energy Plan, including removing a restriction on regional electricity customers going back to Ergon Energy. The energy saving initiatives are being rolled out this week by the Queensland Government ahead of the … [Read more...]

Acting Ministerial Arrangements

Mark Bailey MP

Two Ministers will share responsibilities for Energy, Water Supply, Biofuels, Main Roads, Road Safety and Ports following the Premiers’ decision to stand Mark Bailey side as a Minister overnight. Treasurer, Trade and Investment Minister Curtis Pitt will also be Acting Minister for Energy, … [Read more...]