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Media releases issued in the past 12 months are available here. 

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Have your say on proposal to name five Cassowary Coast water features

19 February 2018

Culturally significant lake in North Queensland could get official name

19 February 2018

New name to end confusion

19 February 2018

Have your say on Scenic Rim place name proposal

19 February 2018

Media Statement 15 February 2018

15 February 2018

Queensland motorists win as confusing fuel prices come down

31 Jan 2018

Work starts on power link for Darling Downs Solar Farm

25 Jan 2018

Renewables powers jobs, investment in Western Downs

25 Jan 2018

Hurry up to opt in to receive land valuation information by e-mail

19 January 2018

Opt in to receive land valuation information by e-mail

05 January 2018

New mining lease taps into Queensland’s bauxite potential

05 Jan 2018

Callide mine given extended life

05 Jan 2018

Save money, energy with Palaszczuk Government appliance rebate

02 Jan 2018

Treasure these holidays with a Qld fossicking licence

02 Jan 2018

All systems go at Swanbank E Power Station

02 Jan 2018

Stick with the legal "big bang'' during festive season

02 Jan 2018

Use energy wisely to avoid bill shock

22 December 2017

Sunshine Coast dam upgrade a step closer

22 Dec 2017

Splash into summer without increasing your power bill

22 Dec 2017

Battlers race the clock for power bill relief

22 Dec 2017

Power poles and wires back in shape for summer, post-TC Debbie

20 Dec 2017

Media Statement: 18 December 2017

18 December 2017

Regional businesses plug into power cost-cutter

15 Dec 2017

International black lung expert trains Queensland radiologists and doctors

04 December 2017

Have your say on proposed name changes

01 December 2017

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Last updated: 2 August 2017


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