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Home Sweet Home for Selu and her family

Home Sweet Home for Selu and her family - Wed Jul 24 2019 - When Selu and her family moved to Queensland they found themselves in an unsustainable housing situation. Read their story.

Extraordinary Ministerial Construction Council Meeting

Extraordinary Ministerial Construction Council Meeting - Thu Jul 04 2019 - The Ministerial Construction Council met in Brisbane on 2 July 2019 to continue discussions on the challenge of professional indemnity insurance for building industry professionals.

Extraordinary Ministerial Construction Council Meeting

Extraordinary Ministerial Construction Council Meeting - Mon Jun 24 2019 - The Ministerial Construction Council met in Brisbane on 18 June 2019 to continue to discuss the challenge of professional indemnity (PI) insurance for building industry professionals.

Dignity First-funded van steers homeless youth in the right direction

Dignity First-funded van steers homeless youth in the right direction - Thu Jun 20 2019 - The Good Grub Club are helping homeless youth.

Ministerial Construction Council Communique May 2019

Ministerial Construction Council Communique May 2019 - Tue Jun 18 2019 - The Ministerial Construction Council met in Brisbane on 8 May 2019 to further industry consultation on building and construction industry reforms and discuss the emerging challenge of professional indemnity insurance

New home breaks down barriers

New home breaks down barriers - Tue Jun 04 2019 - Gaile couldn’t be happier with her new home at Muru-kutchi Gardens in Maroochydore. After moving in less than a year ago, Gaile is enjoying freedom and friends because of the move.

New unit complex brings sense of community

New unit complex brings sense of community - Tue Jun 04 2019 - Muru-kutchi Gardens was named in honour of Maroochydore’s Indigenous heritage and is a three-storey complex with 16, one-bedroom units. Find out more about the community.

Size doesn't matter with safe, secure and affordable home

Size doesn't matter with safe, secure and affordable home - Tue Jun 04 2019 - For Raymond, downsizing from a two-bedroom unit to a one-bedroom unit in Maroochydore has been smooth sailing.

Helping the community recover

Helping the community recover - Tue Apr 09 2019 - Julie, a Project Officer in the department’s Brisbane office, was eager when she received the call-up to deploy to flood-ravaged Townsville as part of the Community Recovery Ready Reserve in February.

A safe home for Araluen

A safe home for Araluen - Tue Apr 09 2019 - The North Queensland flood disaster of 2019 has been a challenging time for many in the region, but Housing and Building staff have been on hand to help people get back on their feet.

Getting schools open again

Getting schools open again - Tue Apr 09 2019 - Our Building and Asset Services (BAS) team, alongside local contractors, put in long days as they worked to reopen local schools following the recent weather events.

Building bright futures

Building bright futures - Mon Apr 01 2019 - Four apprentice carpenters building bright futures for themselves and others through the Housing Construction Jobs Program.

Special Joint Taskforce to investigate subcontractor non-payment in the Queensland building industry

Special Joint Taskforce to investigate subcontractor non-payment in the Queensland building industry - Thu Mar 07 2019 - A special joint taskforce will investigate complaints or allegations of fraudulent behaviour that have led to subcontractor non-payment in the building industry.

Ministerial Construction Council Communique

Ministerial Construction Council Communique - Wed Feb 06 2019 - The Ministerial Construction Council met in Brisbane on 30 January 2019 to further industry consultation on building and construction industry reforms.

A brighter future for Ayden thanks to tenancy training

A brighter future for Ayden thanks to tenancy training - Thu Jan 31 2019 - Before he did the Skillsets for Successful Tenancies – Dollars and Sense training program, Ayden was having a tough time getting going in life.


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