Media releases issued in the past 12 months are available here.
To find Ministerial media statements from more than 12 months ago, please search Ministerial media statements.
* Ministerial media statements
21 April 2022
Central Queensland's Darumbal People take control forever of a culturally significant site at the foot of Gai-i, “doing right” by their old people.
12 April 2022
The Wakka Wakka people’s native title determination achieved part of the work started by past generations, for their future generations.
11 April 2022
The threatened yellow-bellied glider and a creek in historic Irvinebank will benefit from the government’s latest investment.
08 April 2022
Construction has begun on a $1 billion Central Queensland coal mine which will create up to 1000 new local jobs.
05 April 2022
A proposal for coal exploration at Bundaberg will not proceed after an application for a mineral development licence was refused.
05 April 2022
Strong demand and confidence in the property sector and low interest rates have all contributed to higher land values across Queensland.
01 April 2022
Flood-affected property owners have been urged to appeal their land valuations especially if their properties flooded for the first time in February.
31 March 2022
The Queensland Government understands many Queensland properties have been impacted by flooding.
22 March 2022
An historic native title determination will help the Kunja People of South West Queensland reconnect younger generations to Country.
18 March 2022
Thousands of landholders across flood-affected southern and central Queensland have gained an eight-month reprieve from paying their land rent.
17 March 2022
Local governments across the state will be able to maintain the state’s vital 72,000 km stock routes network more easily under new proposed changes.
10 March 2022
Applications are open for Queensland’s resources communities to share in over $50 million in project funding to improve community infrastructure.
16 February 2022
A Townsville company is among 13 explorers who will be drilling and surveying across Queensland in a bid to uncover in-demand new economy minerals.
11 February 2022
A world-first mobile health unit will help with the early detection of mine dust lung diseases in regional Queensland workers.
08 February 2022
Queensland landowners are being encouraged to go digital and get their 2022 land valuation sent to their inboxes instead of their letter boxes.
04 February 2022
Queenslanders have one week to have their say on the government’s 30-year-plan to drive jobs and prosperity in a sustainable resources industry.
03 February 2022
An ancient rock formation in Boonah’s southwest has been put back in the hands of its Traditional Owners.
27 January 2022
Native plants and a safe, usable site will eventually replace the abandoned Collingwood Tin mine site near Cooktown.
06 January 2022
A gas pipeline in Queensland’s Bowen Basin could future-proof gas supply, reduce emissions and help create jobs, a new study has found.
30 December 2021
Minister for Resources Scott Stewart said the release of the latest land clearing figures shows progress in protecting vulnerable areas.
30 December 2021
A revamped land resource grant program will improve the productivity of Queensland’s land resources while supporting regional jobs.
24 December 2021
Electrical vehicles could one day be powered from the waste of North West Queensland copper mines as part of a new research project.
23 December 2021
New figures show job numbers have skyrocketed to record levels in the minerals and exploration sectors.
17 December 2021
Another vital piece in the Queensland Government’s support for powering the North West Minerals Province is underway.
14 December 2021
Community projects in Bowen, Bakers Creek, Sarina and Moranbah to receive $16.95 million funding from the Queensland Government and resources sector.
Last reviewed 25 May 2022