Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk said the upcoming 2018-19 state budget will deliver $45 billion worth of infrastructure over the next four years – the biggest since 2011.
Queensland Government’s new labour hire scheme has received more than 1300 applications within its first month of operation.
A $1.66 million water monitoring project will use smart technologies to monitor the quality of water flowing through one of Cairns’ major urban catchments in a bid to help protect the Great Barrier Reef.
The Federal Government has announced $24.5 billion in new funding for infrastructure projects and initiatives in its 2018-19 Budget. Read our breakdown of the infrastructure spend and commentary from industry.
The Queensland Government said it will rebuild the program methodically, with 20 new apprentices to be employed annually this year and in 2019.