Archive for posts tagged with 'Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk'

Queensland Greats

Brisbane Extra

Meet your new Queensland Greats

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced the 2017 Queensland Greats as part of the Queensland Day celebrations. Ms…

James Turrell

Brisbane Extra

A new installation paints GOMA in a different light

Renowned American artist James Turrell will transform the Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA) with a major architectural…

Judy Kelly & Annastacia Palaszczuk

Brisbane Extra

A festival for women will WOW Queenslanders

Queensland will host the Women of the World (WOW) festival, celebrating the women of the Commonwealth in the lead-up…

Elton John

Brisbane Extra

Sir Elton John is coming back to Queensland

North Queensland has scored a rare musical coup, with Sir Elton John’s Once In A Lifetime tour set to hit Mackay and…


Brisbane Extra

Aquaman makes a splash on the Gold Coast

A DC Comics superhero is coming into Queensland on the king tide. Warner Bros Pictures' Aquaman will commence shooting a…

Professor Suzanne Miller

Things to do

The world’s greatest experiment comes to Brisbane

It’s faster than the speed of light and 100,000 times hotter than the sun, and it’s coming to Brisbane.…

PDT Architects

Brisbane Extra

Brisbane’s Central station gets a new look

Brisbane’s Central station is getting a three-year, $67 million overhaul. Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk…

Daisy Ridley

Health & Fitness

Daisy Ridley shares her struggle with Endometriosis

Star Wars: The Force Awakens star Daisy Ridley has opened up about her struggle with endometriosis, a condition that…

The Honourable Dame Quentin Bryce AD CVO

Brisbane Extra

This year’s Queensland Greats have been announced

Five living legends, one institution and one posthumous great have been honoured at this year’s ceremony. The…

Public transport

Brisbane Extra

Queensland is getting a major public transport overhaul

The Queensland Government has announced a major public transport overhaul that could save some commuters over $1,000 a…


Brisbane Extra

World-class aquarium proposed for South Bank

All the great cities around the world have got one — and now Brisbane is in line for a spectacular aquarium of its…

Medicinal marijuana

Health & Fitness

Medicinal marijuana could be available in Queensland this year

Queensland patients could have access to medicinal marijuana in 2016, according to Health Minister Cameron Dick.…

Craft beers

Brisbane Extra

Lockout laws to pass in Queensland

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has announced she has secured enough votes to pass the State Government’s proposed…

Daniel Radcliffe

Brisbane Extra

Daniel Radcliffe is coming to Queensland

Queensland is opening its doors to another major film production, with Arclight Films bringing the thriller Jungle to th…

Queensland joins calls for asylum seekers to stay

Brisbane Extra

Queensland joins calls for asylum seekers to stay

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has added her voice to those urging Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull not to send…

Katie Noonan

Brisbane Extra

Katie Noonan appointed Artistic Director of the Queensland Music Festival

Queensland Music Festival (QMF) and Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk have announced internationally renowned…

Brisbane Metro

Brisbane Extra

Lord Mayor announces $1.54b Brisbane Metro plan

In his first major election commitment, Lord Mayor Graham Quirk has announced plans to build the ‘Brisbane…

Premier confirms Thor to be filmed on the Gold Coast

Brisbane Extra

Premier confirms Thor to be filmed on the Gold Coast

Queenland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has today confirmed that the third instalment of the Marvel franchise, Thor:…