Pacific Motorway (M1) Upgrade Mudgeeraba to Varsity Lakes

Project update - Old Stapley Drive bridge removal   The removal of the old section of Stapley Drive bridge near Varsity Lakes (Exit 85) is almost complete. The demolition crew moved in on 16 September and now, three weeks later, the last of the rubble is being moved off site. From mid-next week,   Read More

Beechmont Road Reconstruction Works

The Department of Transport and Main Roads will start slope stabilise works on Beechmont Road near the intersection of Bottletree Lane later this month. The department proactively undertakes geotechnical inspections of all mountainous roads and seeks funding to improve slope stability. Work will   Read More

Patients languish as hospitals burst at the seams under Labor

The latest data released by Queensland Health shows emergency departments and many major metropolitan and regional hospitals are bursting at the seams. During August 27 per cent of patients weren’t seen within clinically recommended timeframes - that is 49,769 patients across hospitals in   Read More

Labor’s health system in absolute tatters

The Palaszczuk Labor Government has completely lost control of the health system following more disturbing reports of the fallout from yet another Labor IT Health fail, involving a $135 million medical supplies ordering system that broke down on the first day. LNP Shadow Minister for Health Ros   Read More

Time to shine a light on whole aged sector

Wednesday 11 September, 2019 More transparency is needed to ensure elderly Queenslanders are looked after in world-class aged care facilities, LNP Shadow Health Minister Ros Bates said today. Ms Bates said the appalling events at the Earle Haven retirement home should be fully investigated –   Read More

Labor creates driveway health service as ramping skyrockets

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 Patients are being kept on ambulance stretchers instead of receiving care in hospital beds as ramping rates surge under Annastacia Palaszczuk.  Queensland Health data for July revealed the statewide ambulance ramping rate had jumped to 28 per cent – the worst   Read More

Lady Cilento name change disgracefully upheld by Labor

LNP Leader Deb Frecklington has today condemned the Palaszczuk Labor Government’s decision to enshrine by law the Lady Cilento name change. “Labor are arrogant and out of touch and Queenslanders will never forget this scandal,” Ms Frecklington said. “Today Labor delivered their final blow by   Read More

Queensland hospitals in crisis under Labor

The chronic dysfunction in Queensland’s public health system has been laid bare in a damning indictment of Labor failures putting patient health at risk. The LNP moved a motion in Parliament today condemning the Palaszczuk Labor Government's health crisis for undermining confidence in   Read More

Palaszczuk’s sick broken promise on Hospitals

The crisis in Queensland’s public health system has taken another sick twist with Annastacia Palaszczuk being caught out about promised upgrades to major hospitals. LNP Leader Deb Frecklington said Labor had promised upgrades to Logan, Caboolture and Ipswich hospitals prior to the 2017 election   Read More

Labor votes against public child sex offender register

The Palaszczuk Labor Government has denied parents the ability to identify child sex offenders living in their neighbourhood. The LNP tonight called for Labor to support its plan for major child-safety reforms, which would have also empowered parents to check the background of anyone who has   Read More