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The Queensland Government is now in caretaker mode until after the state election. Minimal updates will be made to this site until after the election results are declared.

Media releases from the Department are listed below. You can filter the table to find a particular release. You can also subscribe to receive the latest media releases.

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DateRelease description
23/10/2017 New planning scheme paving the way for Yarrabah community
10/10/2017 Bill introduced to strengthen councillor complaints process
09/10/2017 New $15 million wastewater solution for Cherbourg underway
19/09/2017 Queensland Government delivers jobs for Southern Border
13/09/2017 Toowoomba’s Peacehaven Park blooms just in time
31/08/2017 New treatment plant providing quality water to Palm Island community
16/08/2017 Jobs and health benefits in $120M boost for indigenous infrastructure
11/08/2017 South East Queenslanders shape region’s future
11/08/2017 Funding boost for council infrastructure
03/08/2017 Public safety to be improved at key Games precinct
02/08/2017 Job opportunities to grow with IndigiScapes Centre upgrade
01/08/2017 Future of the Spit secured
21/07/2017 Tamborine community celebrates Rhoda Rushbrook Park opening
19/07/2017 New Independent Assessor to deal with councillor complaints
19/07/2017 Updated State Infrastructure Plan to deliver jobs and economic growth
14/07/2017 New donation disclosure rules ready for Ipswich Mayoral election
04/07/2017 Yeerongpilly Green to bloom with $30 million in parks and public infrastructure
03/07/2017 Better planning for Queensland starts today
20/06/2017 South Bank Parklands 25ᵗʰ Birthday present to the people
19/06/2017 $400 million Works for Queensland program to continue to create regional jobs
16/06/2017 Packed industry forum backs Cross River Rail
14/06/2017 Approval to start work on Cross River Rail
13/06/2017 Works for Queensland receives $200M Budget boost
13/06/2017 Labor will build Cross River Rail
13/06/2017 Budget Delivers for Local Jobs and Local Communities
08/06/2017 Bundaberg 10-year Action Plan
02/06/2017 New CEO to lead South Bank Corporation
01/06/2017 New Pumps Boost Poruma and Warraber Islands
23/05/2017 James Cook Uni student wins Minister's Town Planning Prizes 2017
23/05/2017 The challenge is on to address the 'missing middle'
15/05/2017 Construction of Lagoon Precinct officially underway
10/05/2017 New laws passed to give greater transparency in council elections
10/05/2017 Heritage buildings protected for future generations
27/04/2017 CBD footpaths cement Townsville’s liveability
27/04/2017 Winton Rebuilds an Australian Tourism Experience
20/04/2017 Renewable energy to light up Gladstone
21/03/2017 Palaszczuk Government saves the mighty Mary Valley Rattler
01/03/2017 Women encouraged to shape local government
21/02/2017 Jobs bonanza for Regional Queensland
16/02/2017 Palaszczuk Government delivering for Queenslanders
01/02/2017 Works for Queensland projects to deliver up to 430 jobs for Rockhampton region
30/01/2017 Rockhampton revitalisation to breathe new life into city centre
19/01/2017 $200 million Works for Queensland program to create regional jobs now
13/01/2017 Search is on for Cross River Rail board
05/01/2017 Community safety at the heart of Stage 2 Roma Flood Mitigation Project approval
03/12/2016 AEG Ogden wins new term as operator of ‘world’s best convention centre’
02/12/2016 Palaszczuk Government strengthens heritage protections
02/12/2016 Cross River Rail Delivery Authority established
01/12/2016 New legislation to further protect our heritage buildings
01/12/2016 Greater transparency with local government electoral donations
18/11/2016 Herston Quarter declared a priority development area
15/11/2016 Work underway on Bill Fulton Bridge duplication
14/11/2016 $15 million injection to kick-start Townsville residential estate
07/11/2016 World class urban design at the core of approved West Village development
24/10/2016 Roma flood mitigation levee called in
21/10/2016 Fast-tracked financial boost to deliver vital community infrastructure
20/10/2016 Community at the heart of new vision for South East Queensland
12/10/2016 Bill Fulton Bridge duplication is on the way
12/10/2016 New milestone for Northshore Hamilton PDA to create 200 jobs
11/10/2016 Bill introduced to establish Cross River Rail Delivery Authority
10/10/2016 Queenslanders urged to 'get ready' for storm season
09/10/2016 Carseldine to receive vibrant new urban village
06/10/2016 Waterfront Promenade a landmark for Townsville
06/10/2016 Government to unlock potential of Queensland’s cities and regions
06/10/2016 Design set to begin on new Palm Island primary health facility
05/10/2016 Long term water solution developed for Palm Island
05/10/2016 Construction countdown begins for Townsville Hospital children’s ward
09/09/2016 $70 million local jobs boost
02/09/2016 Moreton Bay targeted as Queensland's next priority development area
24/08/2016 Inaugural Deputy Premier's award to celebrate great urban design (PDF icon 338 KB)
24/08/2016 First North Queensland Regional Plan to supercharge development
19/08/2016 Help develop a fair system for complaints about councillor conduct. Have your say
27/07/2016 Proposed call in for West Village development
20/07/2016 Palaszczuk Government introduces greater protection for Queensland's heritage
20/07/2016 Better support for councils to deliver essential infrastructure
20/07/2016 Government to take action on electoral donations review
15/07/2016 Property expert appointed to South Bank Corporation Board
15/07/2016 New planning code to support growing wind farm industry
13/07/2016 $10 million to create a clean, green future for Northshore Hamilton
14/06/2016 $66 million for local councils to boost resilience and improve community infrastructure
14/06/2016 $1.5 billion boost for State Infrastructure Fund to drive Queensland's infrastructure priorities
14/06/2016 More than half a billion dollars to pave way for Cross River Rail
30/05/2016 Design excellence to shape world-class public spaces within Queen's Wharf development
13/05/2016 South East Queenslanders invited to help shape the region's future
12/05/2016 Palaszczuk Government delivers better planning system for Queensland
21/04/2016 Review of councillor complaints process to ensure fair and transparent system
14/04/2016 New 'show' piece hotel opens in Brisbane, creating 96 jobs
13/04/2016 $5 million investment for James Cook University to unlock jobs for Townsville
07/04/2016 Palaszczuk Government will establish new authority to deliver Cross River Rail
03/04/2016 Masterplan unveiled for Gold Coast Health and Knowledge Precinct
13/03/2016 Palaszczuk Government's vision for Queensland's infrastructure released
07/03/2016 First sod turned on new $75 million retail development for North Lakes
06/03/2016 Natural disaster funding boost for Queensland communities
01/03/2016 New South Bank Corporation Board to guide precinct's future success
24/02/2016 Seniors housing initiative for regional Queensland
23/02/2016 Deputy Premier announces new date for Lockyer Valley Regional Council election
19/02/2016 Desalination plant to assure Palm Island's water supply
14/02/2016 Queensland Government committed to protecting pristine Behana Gorge
05/02/2016 Grants for Local Governments boost Queensland's disaster resilience
05/02/2016 Western Queensland Councils to benefit from planning innovation
03/02/2016 Have your say on key planning instruments
02/02/2016 Blueprint for Toowoomba's Railway Parklands transformation approved
01/02/2016 Queen's Wharf Brisbane PDA development scheme approval to boost jobs
16/11/2015 EOI opens for new Queensland Urban Design Panel
14/11/2015 New Brisbane sign to light up the South Bank night sky
12/11/2015 The Palaszczuk Government builds a better planning system for all Queenslanders
11/11/2015 Rockhampton to become home to a $140 million new urban university village
29/10/2015 Green light for Burdekin solar farm
28/10/2015 Expert-led board appointed to build Queensland's future
26/10/2015 Government releases draft plan to manage Queensland's future growth
23/10/2015 Townsville City Waterfront development scheme ready for revitalisation
20/10/2015 Bundaberg to get 10-year flood action plan
12/10/2015 Queenslanders urged to 'get ready' for extreme weather
26/09/2015 Critical funding announced for drought affected councils
17/09/2015 New infrastructure priority list to plan for Queensland's future
16/09/2015 New infrastructure fund to kick-start development and boost jobs
10/09/2015 Have your say on better planning
31/08/2015 Burdekin solar farm development 'called in'
07/08/2015 Public consultation now open for Queen's Wharf precinct
31/07/2015 Queensland Government directs further planning for Cedar Woods
28/07/2015 Proposed call in for Burdekin solar farm development
14/07/2015 Funding for local councils to boost community infrastructure
07/07/2015 Townsville community to have a strong say on waterfront revitalisation
24/06/2015 Moreton Bay new draft planning scheme approved for public consultation
19/06/2015 Plan to revitalise Toondah Harbour given the greenlight
26/05/2015 Preferred developer of Brisbane riverfront site at Northshore Hamilton announced
25/05/2015 Government outlines key directions for planning reform
08/05/2015 BQ seeks industry experts to guide Queensland's infrastructure program
24/04/2015 Wind farm to contribute to FNQ energy security
23/04/2015 Government green lights Beaudesert bypass
15/04/2015 Major jobs boost as developer appointed to transform Yeerongpilly Green site
23/03/2015 TC Marcia recovery plan for Central Queensland communities
21/03/2015 New Gold Coast estate to deliver homes, jobs and lifestyle opportunities
02/03/2015 Proposed 'call in' for Cedar Woods development
01/03/2015 Extra assistance for victims of Tropical Cyclone Marcia