The new Turnbull Government Ministry has been sworn-in, and already they’re under pressure to perform.

The Palaszczuk state government is asking Canberra to partner with Queensland to deliver 12 priority projects throughout the state.

The Great Barrier Reef has received yet another disappointing report card.

State Health Minister Cameron Dick says he plans to not only support but expand a bill to ban smoking in public areas.

One of Australia’s best swimmers is making a splash for a good cause. Launching the fifth Multiple Sclerosis Swimathon Madison Wilson is encouraging Queenslanders into the pool to raise funds for those living with the debilitating condition.

And in sport, it’s the pointy end of the football season, as teams in both AFL and NRL prepare for preliminary finals.

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