Craig Crawford

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Craig Crawford said ( about Tony McGrath ) : "We understand this is a difficult time for Tony and my heart goes out to him," "Since day one, we have always followed the expert health advice in our response" External link

qt Sunday, October 18, 2020 6:26:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The state schools are under pressure and so are the non-state schools," "We know that Catholic education is very popular and all the schools in the Cairns region are very hard to get into" External link

abc-au Friday, August 28, 2020 7:31:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “We are excited to have Gary join the Rolldog board he is one of those rare individuals that brings so much to the table. Gary’s exceptional track record of accelerating growth within companies everywhere he goes will undoubtedly benefit Rolldog as a whole,” External link

4-traders Wednesday, July 29, 2020 10:23:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “We’ve invested $50 million upgrading the QFES fleet. It’s all part of Unite and Recover for Queenslanders Plan and spells more red and yellow trucks for our frontline personnel and more jobs,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 28, 2020 7:40:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “With the best possible equipment at hand, the community can feel at ease knowing their local firefighters are well-equipped and ready to assist,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 28, 2020 7:40:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The new firefighting positions will enable Warwick to move to a permanently crewed 24/7 station, providing an even greater level of support to the community,” “By the end of 2020, Warwick Fire and Rescue Station will be crewed by 36 staff including 19 full-time firefighters and 17 auxiliary firefighters” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 28, 2020 4:39:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The $13,551 will be used for accommodation and will make major improvements to existing facilities,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 28, 2020 4:39:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Parliament ) : “Queensland is leading the nation with the Meriba Omasker Kaziw Kazipa Bill 2020 on-track to become the first legislation of its kind in Australia,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, July 16, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "That's the date we've always set upon for opening up of Cape York, and there's no reason we can see for why that should not happen," External link

abc-au Wednesday, July 1, 2020 11:21:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "In this COVID-19 recovery we are not in a position to turf out developers from the country right now," "We would prefer to work with Mr Wu," External link

qt Saturday, June 27, 2020 4:38:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The Palaszczuk Government is starting to deliver Queensland’s plan to Unite and Recover for Queensland Jobs,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, June 24, 2020 6:53:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The Charlton-based regional headquarters will service the entire South West Region from Toowoomba to the South Australia and New South Wales borders,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, June 24, 2020 6:53:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The Palaszczuk Government is starting to deliver Queensland’s plan to Unite and Recover for Queensland Jobs,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, June 23, 2020 7:23:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "RFS and SES personnel who choose to volunteer at the crossings will be aiding with multiple tasks, including site maintenance and providing important information to those crossing the border," External link

qt Friday, June 19, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The Queensland Government has listened to health experts, local leaders and community advocates and worked with the Federal Government to transition from federal emergency biosecurity restrictions to more flexible state-based arrangements under Queensland’s Chief Health Officer’s public health directions,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, June 12, 2020 6:36:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “I would like to thank Queenslanders, particularly those living in remote communities, for their patience and we will continue to work closely with communities in the lead up to transitioning to Stage 3,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, June 12, 2020 6:36:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The Biosecurity Act … was like a steel door that came down around communities," External link

abc-au Thursday, June 11, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We want to make sure locals particularly have got fairly free movement — being able to go to town and to do leisure activities," External link

abc-au Thursday, June 11, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "It is the top of my priority as far as legislation goes from my department," External link

abc-au Friday, June 5, 2020 2:42:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island)," External link

illawarramercury Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island)," External link

dailyadvertiser Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:41:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island)," External link

bordermail Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:41:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island)," External link

theherald-au Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:30:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Reconciliation is the responsibility of all Queenslanders and through these awards we continue to acknowledge and honour the positive actions taken towards closing the gap,” “The excellence displayed by businesses, community groups and educational institutions does not go unnoticed, especially during these unprecedented times. I thank every nomination for their continued commitment to reconciliation” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:27:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island)," External link

maitlandmercury Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island),” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, June 2, 2020 11:04:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “I encourage all Queenslanders to join the ongoing reconciliation journey as we celebrate and build on the respectful relationships shared by Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous peoples,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, June 2, 2020 11:04:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Operation Cool Burn is about the protection of Queensland communities using various bushfire mitigation activities,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, June 1, 2020 7:38:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "What we want to be able to do is on June 12 replace the Biosecurity Act with Chief Health Officer directives which are much more flexible and can be tailor made for each community," External link

abc-au Monday, June 1, 2020 4:21:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "There's no doubt about it, that Queenslanders are ready to start to move a bit further," External link

abc-au Sunday, May 31, 2020 5:42:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Every Rural Fire Service member is highly valued by QFES,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, May 30, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “As part of the Queensland Government’s COVID-19 response we are backing local businesses and local jobs at a time when it’s needed most,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, May 29, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford says : “I understand the focus on nursing homes, but I feel like assisted living facilities haven’t gotten as much attention,” External link

time Thursday, May 28, 2020 7:31:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The first National Sorry Day was held on this day in 1998 to commemorate the anniversary of the report and acknowledge the grief, suffering and injustice experienced by the Stolen Generations,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, May 26, 2020 10:11:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “They are among the most deserving to be recognised for the work they do in what are often trying and stressful situations,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, May 4, 2020 2:47:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "It's ironic the LNP has accused the Palaszczuk Government of disrespecting and ignoring the volunteer firefighters' concerns, given the LNP didn't oppose the Working with Children Act," External link

qt Tuesday, April 14, 2020 1:02:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Whether they’re treating COVID-19 patients, conducting contact tracing, implementing prevention measures or managing health resources, they’re working incredibly hard to protect Queenslanders,” “We now need all our community to help protect our health staff by staying at home, and following instructions about hand washing and hygiene” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, April 2, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Health ) : "Stocks have actually increased since the beginning of [the pandemic]," "Queensland Health is trying to make sure there is enough there to go around for everyone for a very, very long time, at least another six months, but we are informed that the stockpiles are very very flush" External link

abc-au Friday, March 27, 2020 10:28:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “While the widespread rain is welcome for many in some of these drought declared shires, the destruction that comes with cyclones and flooding is a headache no one needs in these trying times,” “It’s important the impacted local councils know that the Commonwealth and State Governments are there to support their clean-up efforts and ensure a smooth recovery from the floods associated with Tropical Cyclone Esther” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 20, 2020 7:54:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This heavy rainfall caused widespread flooding, with damage to public infrastructure and road closures across diverse areas of southern Queensland,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This heavy and persistent rainfall has caused widespread flooding, with damage to public infrastructure and road closures across wide areas of south-western Queensland,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 18, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “As the impacts of this latest rainfall and flooding event continue to unfold, the Commonwealth and Queensland Governments will work together to ensure all impacted communities receive the recovery support they need,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 18, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “These increases in permanent firefighter numbers will ensure we have the required resourcing to support these growing local communities and the number of operations in their area,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 5, 2020 6:24:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We've got two swiftwater rescue crews — day shift and night shift — in case we have any sudden rise or any sudden emergency," "All of our councils that are downstream of this water are already putting in plans for what needs to happen when and if it does arrive at their locations," External link

abc-au Monday, March 2, 2020 10:53:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Through the successful partnership between the SES and our state-owned energy providers, we have delivered $200,000 in new equipment right across the state,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 25, 2020 5:06:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Queensland previously had the option to source call-when-needed LATs [Large Air Tankers] from interstate based on point-in-time requirements and availability," External link

abc-au Thursday, February 20, 2020 2:02:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This decision is a huge win for local swimmers, tourists, our tourism industry and the wellbeing of the workers who inspect the drumlines,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, February 17, 2020 3:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Marine Park ) : “Like many Far North Queenslanders, I was stunned by the implications of the AAT and Federal Court decision,” “The return of the 25 drumlines off the northern beaches and within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park is a victory for common-sense and safety” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, February 17, 2020 3:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Queensland communities are a resilient bunch, and although this rain is welcome in many areas, it can still be destructive and cause damage in others,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, February 10, 2020 6:45:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Alistair Dawson ) : “With over forty years in emergency management roles, Mr Dawson brings a long list of policing and leadership credentials to the IGEM position,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 6, 2020 11:19:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Alistair Dawson ) : “Whether it’s bushfires, floods or cyclones, Queensland is no stranger to natural disasters and the safety of residents must always be paramount,” “Mr Dawson will work closely with local, state and federal agencies and emergency services to keep Queensland safe in our time of need” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 6, 2020 11:19:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "This heavy and persistent rainfall has caused flash flooding, damage to public infrastructure and road closures across wide areas of Northern, Central and Western Queensland," External link

qt Saturday, February 1, 2020 2:20:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "I apologise to those who feel this requirement is in any way a reflection on their exemplary character [but] we can never be too vigilant when it comes to child safety," "It is a move endorsed by child safety advocates Bruce Morcombe, co-founder of the Daniel Morcombe Foundation, and Bravehearts founder Hetty Johnston" External link

abc-au Saturday, February 1, 2020 1:16:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Since 2015, we have enjoyed a great relationship with Energy Queensland and today is a fantastic example of our volunteers reaping the rewards of this partnership,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, January 29, 2020 12:19:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We believe that this should be a community service arrangement by either the federal government or by Telstra or a combination of the both of them, but we don't believe that taxpayers in a state should have to pay for a commercial arrangement," External link

smh Tuesday, January 21, 2020 11:54:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We believe that this should be a community service arrangement by either the federal government or by Telstra or a combination of the both of them, but we don't believe that taxpayers in a state should have to pay for a commercial arrangement," External link

brisbanetimes Tuesday, January 21, 2020 11:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We believe that this should be a community service arrangement by either the federal government or by Telstra or a combination of the both of them, but we don't believe that taxpayers in a state should have to pay for a commercial arrangement," External link

watoday Tuesday, January 21, 2020 11:37:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We believe that this should be a community service arrangement by either the federal government or by Telstra or a combination of the both of them, but we don't believe that taxpayers in a state should have to pay for a commercial arrangement," External link

theage Tuesday, January 21, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "I think they should just cast a net across the entire organisation and any volunteer who has done a shift this season just get $6000," External link

bordermail Wednesday, January 8, 2020 8:45:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "I think they should just cast a net across the entire organisation and any volunteer who has done a shift this season just get $6000," External link

9news Wednesday, January 8, 2020 5:07:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "She raised some issues with ... this being something that should be a national approach, rather than something that starts in NSW and may move to the other states," "Suddenly, out of the blue on Saturday night, the prime minister comes out with this one, giving states very little time to actually analyse any detail before they come out and start hitting us, saying we’re not going to accept, which was completely incorrect" External link

theage Tuesday, January 7, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "She raised some issues with ... this being something that should be a national approach, rather than something that starts in NSW and may move to the other states," "Suddenly, out of the blue on Saturday night, the prime minister comes out with this one, giving states very little time to actually analyse any detail before they come out and start hitting us, saying we’re not going to accept, which was completely incorrect" External link

smh Tuesday, January 7, 2020 1:27:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "She raised some issues with ... this being something that should be a national approach, rather than something that starts in NSW and may move to the other states," "Suddenly, out of the blue on Saturday night, the prime minister comes out with this one, giving states very little time to actually analyse any detail before they come out and start hitting us, saying we’re not going to accept, which was completely incorrect" External link

brisbanetimes Tuesday, January 7, 2020 1:20:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Premier ) : "Let me be very clear, whether the PM wants this carved in a rock or on parchment paper, however he wants the letter written, Queensland is signing up for this, and he will get his letter today," External link

smh Monday, December 30, 2019 10:07:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Premier ) : "Let me be very clear, whether the PM wants this carved in a rock or on parchment paper, however he wants the letter written, Queensland is signing up for this, and he will get his letter today," External link

theage Monday, December 30, 2019 9:52:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Premier ) : "Let me be very clear, whether the PM wants this carved in a rock or on parchment paper, however he wants the letter written, Queensland is signing up for this, and he will get his letter today," External link

watoday Monday, December 30, 2019 9:49:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Premier ) : "Let me be very clear, whether the PM wants this carved in a rock or on parchment paper, however he wants the letter written, Queensland is signing up for this, and he will get his letter today," External link

brisbanetimes Monday, December 30, 2019 9:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This has been an unprecedented fire season that has, sadly, left its mark on many communities across the state,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:51:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “We know families are doing their best to pick up the pieces and I hope this assistance goes some way to helping them get back on their feet,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:51:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Queensland is blessed with some exceptional emergency services leaders, and Mr Leach joins an esteemed class of highly regarded professionals within QFES,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, December 2, 2019 8:12:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This bushfire season, with its high temperatures and strong winds, following an extended period of drought, has been more resource-intensive for QFES than anything in the past decade,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, December 2, 2019 8:12:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Impacted residents in targeted areas of the Somerset local government area will have access to the grants," "The activation of the DRFA will ensure all fire-impacted communities have the support they need during these challenging times" External link

qt Friday, November 22, 2019 10:02:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "QFES will continue to make direct contact with personnel who have not yet applied for a Blue Card to determine their intentions," External link

qt Monday, November 18, 2019 11:06:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “In Livingstone Shire, concessional loans of up to $250,000 are available to help primary producers repair or replace fire damaged buildings, plant and equipment or livestock, and up to $100,000 to help primary producers continue operations who have suffered a significant loss of income,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, November 18, 2019 10:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “These current ongoing fires are expected to continue well into next week and this bushfire season will continue to be a difficult one,” External link

qt Monday, November 18, 2019 5:56:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "This appears to be the new norm for Queensland," External link

abc-au Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:23:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "That's everything from fleet design through to tactics and operations as well as our leadership and training," External link

abc-au Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:23:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We've got very good surge potential now where we can mobilise people around the state with next to no notice, based on the intelligence and advice from the bureau," External link

abc-au Monday, October 14, 2019 6:29:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "In this large diverse state it's not uncommon to have fire burning in one part of the state and have a cyclone in the other," External link

abc-au Monday, October 14, 2019 6:29:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “It’s exciting to see the charging stations already capturing interest and support from the community and travellers to our region,” “The roll-out of infrastructure is on track to be completed in early November” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, October 12, 2019 2:34:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “It beggars belief that the LNP would support this sort of dangerous approach instead of fighting for the shark control program that has enjoyed bipartisan support for more than 50 years,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, October 1, 2019 5:33:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Premier ) : “This was the most hectares treated by planned burns in the past five years, with the Queensland Fire and Emergency Services also conducting 218 priority activities including 97 hazard reduction burns across more than 15,000 hectares,” “That’s a 10 per cent increase on the previous year and 40 per cent higher than the prescribed target. Our fire crews are always well prepared,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The Palaszczuk Government wants more visitors and more tourism for Cairns. This project is about unlocking a new cruise ship industry for our city and 2,700 local jobs by 2031,” “It adds to the 12,000 jobs created in Far North Queensland in just the last 12 months” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, September 25, 2019 7:56:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Visitors are becoming more conscious in their travels, so to provide a free electric vehicle charging station at many of our iconic tourist attractions such as Skyrail is a positive step in making Tropical North Queensland a must-visit destination,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, September 21, 2019 12:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Visitors are becoming more conscious in their travels, so to provide a free electric vehicle charging station at many of our iconic tourist attractions such as Skyrail is a positive step in making Tropical North Queensland a must-visit destination,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, September 21, 2019 12:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Bushfires can strike at any time, often without warning as we saw recently on the Sunshine Coast and in the Gold Coast hinterland, where destructive fires took off within minutes and forced people to evacuate,” “The Palaszczuk Government is committed to keeping communities safe, which is why we’re encouraging all Queenslanders to take the time now to prepare their property and family, and to have a bushfire survival plan in place” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, September 20, 2019 7:37:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford told : "They know what they are seeing is a heightened fire danger but at the same time we're expecting probably a heightened cyclone season as well so we're getting it from both ends," External link

qt Saturday, September 14, 2019 10:30:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The next three to four days will certainly still be testing for us. We do know that conditions will not be as bad as yesterday and overnight but we still do have those significant fires," "We still have plenty of resources up our sleeves here in Queensland" External link

abc-au Saturday, September 7, 2019 10:46:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The numbers are still confronting: four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," External link

brisbanetimes Wednesday, September 4, 2019 9:41:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The numbers are still confronting: four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," External link

smh Wednesday, September 4, 2019 9:29:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The numbers are still confronting: four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," External link

theage Wednesday, September 4, 2019 9:19:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The numbers are still confronting: four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "In the past financial year, we put 119 brand new rural fire trucks on Queensland's roads and I can't urge residents enough to be on alert and stay informed as fire activity increases" External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, September 4, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “In this year’s Budget, the Palaszczuk Government proudly committed an additional $740 million to provide frontline emergency services with the facilities and equipment needed to protect Queensland communities,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, August 15, 2019 7:54:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “After a horrendous year of drought, floods and cyclones, Queenslanders are all too aware of the important role that members of QFES play in keeping our communities safe,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, August 15, 2019 7:54:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "Since the beginning of July, we've already had significant bushfires in the Wide Bay area, particularly around Bundaberg and Hervey Bay, and in the Gold Coast hinterland" External link

smh Thursday, August 1, 2019 8:10:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "Since the beginning of July, we've already had significant bushfires in the Wide Bay area, particularly around Bundaberg and Hervey Bay, and in the Gold Coast hinterland" External link

theage Thursday, August 1, 2019 7:57:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "Since the beginning of July, we've already had significant bushfires in the Wide Bay area, particularly around Bundaberg and Hervey Bay, and in the Gold Coast hinterland" External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, August 1, 2019 7:46:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "Since the beginning of July, we've already had significant bushfires in the Wide Bay area, particularly around Bundaberg and Hervey Bay, and in the Gold Coast hinterland" External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, August 1, 2019 6:36:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "Since the beginning of July, we've already had significant bushfires in the Wide Bay area, particularly around Bundaberg and Hervey Bay, and in the Gold Coast hinterland" External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, August 1, 2019 6:26:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “All teams have put in hours of training to prepare for this challenge and showcase the skills they have learned during many years of service,” “Participation in this event not only highlights the dedication of our emergency services workers but also their willingness to learn and help the Queensland community” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, July 22, 2019 11:00:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "While it is necessary for us to keep the name of our planned acquisition confidential until closing, this is a well-respected engineering firm with internationally experienced industry leaders who will continue to operate the firm and drive new growth in partnership with the Lineal team," External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, May 15, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "While it is necessary for us to keep the name of our planned acquisition confidential until closing, this is a well-respected engineering firm with internationally experienced industry leaders who will continue to operate the firm and drive new growth in partnership with the Lineal team," External link

chron Wednesday, May 15, 2019 4:22:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The excitement of the Easter holidays can make it easy for families to forget about reaching and enjoying their destination safely,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, April 17, 2019 5:57:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This is a project that is supporting jobs for Far North Queenslanders, and for the duration of this project, that means about 115 jobs” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 12, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “As the people of Cairns know all too well, the Smithfield roundabout can be heavily congested at times,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 12, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The design phase for this project recommended bringing forward a future stage of the Smithfield Bypass,” “By doing this work now as part of the current construction plan, we will improve the wider road network’s functionality, improving road safety and saving costs on future works” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 12, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “We will continue to engage with the community and more consultation is planned in coming months,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 12, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Supporting our hard-working farmers and their families as they recover from yet another natural disaster is paramount,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 6, 2019 10:01:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "But we haven't had time to get the damage teams out yet, " "It looks like the airport will be able to open today so that means we will be able to get the Ergon crews in and all the recovery teams from various departments" External link

abc-au Wednesday, March 20, 2019 9:07:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Our political world only has room in its collective brain for a handful of candidates, maybe as few as three,” External link

washtimes Friday, March 15, 2019 5:59:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “There were few people in this region untouched on that day, whether they were coming from outlaying districts to help fight the fires or they offered a bed for the night to family and friends who had been evacuated,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, March 5, 2019 8:37:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The new facility was completed in October last year and has already proven its value as a hub for distributing drinking water when main water supplies on the bay islands were damaged and shut down for three days last year,” “This station will provide safe storage for emergency response appliances and give the rural fire service volunteers a base to conduct important operational training and tasks” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, March 4, 2019 12:41:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Over three days, the region was lashed by heavy rain, resulting in some roads being swamped for up to five days, damaging their integrity and isolating communities,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:53:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Within the next 24 hours our evacuation centres should be empty with everyone in need in proper accommodation," "Most of our schools are ready to open and hopefully they will all be reopened by the end of this week" External link

smh Sunday, February 10, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Within the next 24 hours our evacuation centres should be empty with everyone in need in proper accommodation," "Most of our schools are ready to open and hopefully they will all be reopened by the end of this week" External link

brisbanetimes Sunday, February 10, 2019 9:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Within the next 24 hours our evacuation centres should be empty with everyone in need in proper accommodation," "Most of our schools are ready to open and hopefully they will all be reopened by the end of this week" External link

theage Sunday, February 10, 2019 9:27:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "There's still a really long way to go and we are now fully focused on recovery," External link

qt Sunday, February 10, 2019 7:25:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Primary producers that have been battling through years of drought are now struggling with record floods,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, February 9, 2019 6:35:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The terms of reference for the review have now been released and IGEM will work with Queensland Fire and Emergency Services, the Queensland Police Service, local, state and federal agencies, business owners, members of the public and other relevant parties,” “These floods have been unprecedented in living memory and it’s imperative that we learn as much as we can through this review to ensure we continue to get better at preparing and responding to flood events such as this in the future” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 8, 2019 11:02:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Inspector General ) : "I will be tasking the independent Inspector-General Emergency Management to review key preparedness and response elements to monsoonal rains in Queensland," "I will also ensure the operation of impacted dams will be reviewed in this process" External link

qt Friday, February 8, 2019 2:34:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "There are always lessons which can be learned from events like this," External link

qt Friday, February 8, 2019 2:34:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This is a flood of record-breaking proportions and communities in Queensland are facing devastating consequences,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 5, 2019 3:07:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford told : "We believe that this should be a community service arrangement by either the federal government or by Telstra or a combination of the both of them, but we don't believe that taxpayers in a state should have to pay for a commercial arrangement," External link

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Craig Crawford said ( about Tony McGrath ) : "We understand this is a difficult time for Tony and my heart goes out to him," "Since day one, we have always followed the expert health advice in our response" External link

qt Sunday, October 18, 2020 6:26:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The state schools are under pressure and so are the non-state schools," "We know that Catholic education is very popular and all the schools in the Cairns region are very hard to get into" External link

abc-au Friday, August 28, 2020 7:31:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “We are excited to have Gary join the Rolldog board he is one of those rare individuals that brings so much to the table. Gary’s exceptional track record of accelerating growth within companies everywhere he goes will undoubtedly benefit Rolldog as a whole,” External link

4-traders Wednesday, July 29, 2020 10:23:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “We’ve invested $50 million upgrading the QFES fleet. It’s all part of Unite and Recover for Queenslanders Plan and spells more red and yellow trucks for our frontline personnel and more jobs,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 28, 2020 7:40:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “With the best possible equipment at hand, the community can feel at ease knowing their local firefighters are well-equipped and ready to assist,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 28, 2020 7:40:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The new firefighting positions will enable Warwick to move to a permanently crewed 24/7 station, providing an even greater level of support to the community,” “By the end of 2020, Warwick Fire and Rescue Station will be crewed by 36 staff including 19 full-time firefighters and 17 auxiliary firefighters” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 28, 2020 4:39:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The $13,551 will be used for accommodation and will make major improvements to existing facilities,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, July 28, 2020 4:39:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Parliament ) : “Queensland is leading the nation with the Meriba Omasker Kaziw Kazipa Bill 2020 on-track to become the first legislation of its kind in Australia,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, July 16, 2020 9:15:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "That's the date we've always set upon for opening up of Cape York, and there's no reason we can see for why that should not happen," External link

abc-au Wednesday, July 1, 2020 11:21:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "In this COVID-19 recovery we are not in a position to turf out developers from the country right now," "We would prefer to work with Mr Wu," External link

qt Saturday, June 27, 2020 4:38:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The Palaszczuk Government is starting to deliver Queensland’s plan to Unite and Recover for Queensland Jobs,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, June 24, 2020 6:53:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The Charlton-based regional headquarters will service the entire South West Region from Toowoomba to the South Australia and New South Wales borders,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, June 24, 2020 6:53:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The Palaszczuk Government is starting to deliver Queensland’s plan to Unite and Recover for Queensland Jobs,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, June 23, 2020 7:23:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "RFS and SES personnel who choose to volunteer at the crossings will be aiding with multiple tasks, including site maintenance and providing important information to those crossing the border," External link

qt Friday, June 19, 2020 12:49:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The Queensland Government has listened to health experts, local leaders and community advocates and worked with the Federal Government to transition from federal emergency biosecurity restrictions to more flexible state-based arrangements under Queensland’s Chief Health Officer’s public health directions,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, June 12, 2020 6:36:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “I would like to thank Queenslanders, particularly those living in remote communities, for their patience and we will continue to work closely with communities in the lead up to transitioning to Stage 3,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, June 12, 2020 6:36:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The Biosecurity Act … was like a steel door that came down around communities," External link

abc-au Thursday, June 11, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We want to make sure locals particularly have got fairly free movement — being able to go to town and to do leisure activities," External link

abc-au Thursday, June 11, 2020 10:50:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "It is the top of my priority as far as legislation goes from my department," External link

abc-au Friday, June 5, 2020 2:42:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island)," External link

illawarramercury Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island)," External link

dailyadvertiser Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:41:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island)," External link

bordermail Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:41:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island)," External link

theherald-au Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:30:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Reconciliation is the responsibility of all Queenslanders and through these awards we continue to acknowledge and honour the positive actions taken towards closing the gap,” “The excellence displayed by businesses, community groups and educational institutions does not go unnoticed, especially during these unprecedented times. I thank every nomination for their continued commitment to reconciliation” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:27:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island)," External link

maitlandmercury Wednesday, June 3, 2020 4:26:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “On this day in 1992, the High Court of Australia legally recognised the Meriam people as the Traditional Owners of Mer (Murray Island),” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, June 2, 2020 11:04:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “I encourage all Queenslanders to join the ongoing reconciliation journey as we celebrate and build on the respectful relationships shared by Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and non-Indigenous peoples,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, June 2, 2020 11:04:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Operation Cool Burn is about the protection of Queensland communities using various bushfire mitigation activities,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, June 1, 2020 7:38:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "What we want to be able to do is on June 12 replace the Biosecurity Act with Chief Health Officer directives which are much more flexible and can be tailor made for each community," External link

abc-au Monday, June 1, 2020 4:21:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "There's no doubt about it, that Queenslanders are ready to start to move a bit further," External link

abc-au Sunday, May 31, 2020 5:42:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Every Rural Fire Service member is highly valued by QFES,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, May 30, 2020 6:55:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “As part of the Queensland Government’s COVID-19 response we are backing local businesses and local jobs at a time when it’s needed most,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, May 29, 2020 3:24:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford says : “I understand the focus on nursing homes, but I feel like assisted living facilities haven’t gotten as much attention,” External link

time Thursday, May 28, 2020 7:31:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The first National Sorry Day was held on this day in 1998 to commemorate the anniversary of the report and acknowledge the grief, suffering and injustice experienced by the Stolen Generations,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, May 26, 2020 10:11:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “They are among the most deserving to be recognised for the work they do in what are often trying and stressful situations,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, May 4, 2020 2:47:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "It's ironic the LNP has accused the Palaszczuk Government of disrespecting and ignoring the volunteer firefighters' concerns, given the LNP didn't oppose the Working with Children Act," External link

qt Tuesday, April 14, 2020 1:02:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Whether they’re treating COVID-19 patients, conducting contact tracing, implementing prevention measures or managing health resources, they’re working incredibly hard to protect Queenslanders,” “We now need all our community to help protect our health staff by staying at home, and following instructions about hand washing and hygiene” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, April 2, 2020 3:53:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Health ) : "Stocks have actually increased since the beginning of [the pandemic]," "Queensland Health is trying to make sure there is enough there to go around for everyone for a very, very long time, at least another six months, but we are informed that the stockpiles are very very flush" External link

abc-au Friday, March 27, 2020 10:28:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “While the widespread rain is welcome for many in some of these drought declared shires, the destruction that comes with cyclones and flooding is a headache no one needs in these trying times,” “It’s important the impacted local councils know that the Commonwealth and State Governments are there to support their clean-up efforts and ensure a smooth recovery from the floods associated with Tropical Cyclone Esther” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, March 20, 2020 7:54:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This heavy rainfall caused widespread flooding, with damage to public infrastructure and road closures across diverse areas of southern Queensland,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 18, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This heavy and persistent rainfall has caused widespread flooding, with damage to public infrastructure and road closures across wide areas of south-western Queensland,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 18, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “As the impacts of this latest rainfall and flooding event continue to unfold, the Commonwealth and Queensland Governments will work together to ensure all impacted communities receive the recovery support they need,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, March 18, 2020 9:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “These increases in permanent firefighter numbers will ensure we have the required resourcing to support these growing local communities and the number of operations in their area,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, March 5, 2020 6:24:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We've got two swiftwater rescue crews — day shift and night shift — in case we have any sudden rise or any sudden emergency," "All of our councils that are downstream of this water are already putting in plans for what needs to happen when and if it does arrive at their locations," External link

abc-au Monday, March 2, 2020 10:53:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Through the successful partnership between the SES and our state-owned energy providers, we have delivered $200,000 in new equipment right across the state,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 25, 2020 5:06:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Queensland previously had the option to source call-when-needed LATs [Large Air Tankers] from interstate based on point-in-time requirements and availability," External link

abc-au Thursday, February 20, 2020 2:02:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This decision is a huge win for local swimmers, tourists, our tourism industry and the wellbeing of the workers who inspect the drumlines,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, February 17, 2020 3:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Marine Park ) : “Like many Far North Queenslanders, I was stunned by the implications of the AAT and Federal Court decision,” “The return of the 25 drumlines off the northern beaches and within the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park is a victory for common-sense and safety” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, February 17, 2020 3:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Queensland communities are a resilient bunch, and although this rain is welcome in many areas, it can still be destructive and cause damage in others,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, February 10, 2020 6:45:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Alistair Dawson ) : “With over forty years in emergency management roles, Mr Dawson brings a long list of policing and leadership credentials to the IGEM position,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 6, 2020 11:19:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Alistair Dawson ) : “Whether it’s bushfires, floods or cyclones, Queensland is no stranger to natural disasters and the safety of residents must always be paramount,” “Mr Dawson will work closely with local, state and federal agencies and emergency services to keep Queensland safe in our time of need” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 6, 2020 11:19:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "This heavy and persistent rainfall has caused flash flooding, damage to public infrastructure and road closures across wide areas of Northern, Central and Western Queensland," External link

qt Saturday, February 1, 2020 2:20:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "I apologise to those who feel this requirement is in any way a reflection on their exemplary character [but] we can never be too vigilant when it comes to child safety," "It is a move endorsed by child safety advocates Bruce Morcombe, co-founder of the Daniel Morcombe Foundation, and Bravehearts founder Hetty Johnston" External link

abc-au Saturday, February 1, 2020 1:16:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Since 2015, we have enjoyed a great relationship with Energy Queensland and today is a fantastic example of our volunteers reaping the rewards of this partnership,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, January 29, 2020 12:19:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We believe that this should be a community service arrangement by either the federal government or by Telstra or a combination of the both of them, but we don't believe that taxpayers in a state should have to pay for a commercial arrangement," External link

smh Tuesday, January 21, 2020 11:54:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We believe that this should be a community service arrangement by either the federal government or by Telstra or a combination of the both of them, but we don't believe that taxpayers in a state should have to pay for a commercial arrangement," External link

brisbanetimes Tuesday, January 21, 2020 11:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We believe that this should be a community service arrangement by either the federal government or by Telstra or a combination of the both of them, but we don't believe that taxpayers in a state should have to pay for a commercial arrangement," External link

watoday Tuesday, January 21, 2020 11:37:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We believe that this should be a community service arrangement by either the federal government or by Telstra or a combination of the both of them, but we don't believe that taxpayers in a state should have to pay for a commercial arrangement," External link

theage Tuesday, January 21, 2020 11:18:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "I think they should just cast a net across the entire organisation and any volunteer who has done a shift this season just get $6000," External link

bordermail Wednesday, January 8, 2020 8:45:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "I think they should just cast a net across the entire organisation and any volunteer who has done a shift this season just get $6000," External link

9news Wednesday, January 8, 2020 5:07:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "She raised some issues with ... this being something that should be a national approach, rather than something that starts in NSW and may move to the other states," "Suddenly, out of the blue on Saturday night, the prime minister comes out with this one, giving states very little time to actually analyse any detail before they come out and start hitting us, saying we’re not going to accept, which was completely incorrect" External link

theage Tuesday, January 7, 2020 1:32:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "She raised some issues with ... this being something that should be a national approach, rather than something that starts in NSW and may move to the other states," "Suddenly, out of the blue on Saturday night, the prime minister comes out with this one, giving states very little time to actually analyse any detail before they come out and start hitting us, saying we’re not going to accept, which was completely incorrect" External link

smh Tuesday, January 7, 2020 1:27:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "She raised some issues with ... this being something that should be a national approach, rather than something that starts in NSW and may move to the other states," "Suddenly, out of the blue on Saturday night, the prime minister comes out with this one, giving states very little time to actually analyse any detail before they come out and start hitting us, saying we’re not going to accept, which was completely incorrect" External link

brisbanetimes Tuesday, January 7, 2020 1:20:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Premier ) : "Let me be very clear, whether the PM wants this carved in a rock or on parchment paper, however he wants the letter written, Queensland is signing up for this, and he will get his letter today," External link

smh Monday, December 30, 2019 10:07:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Premier ) : "Let me be very clear, whether the PM wants this carved in a rock or on parchment paper, however he wants the letter written, Queensland is signing up for this, and he will get his letter today," External link

theage Monday, December 30, 2019 9:52:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Premier ) : "Let me be very clear, whether the PM wants this carved in a rock or on parchment paper, however he wants the letter written, Queensland is signing up for this, and he will get his letter today," External link

watoday Monday, December 30, 2019 9:49:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Premier ) : "Let me be very clear, whether the PM wants this carved in a rock or on parchment paper, however he wants the letter written, Queensland is signing up for this, and he will get his letter today," External link

brisbanetimes Monday, December 30, 2019 9:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This has been an unprecedented fire season that has, sadly, left its mark on many communities across the state,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:51:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “We know families are doing their best to pick up the pieces and I hope this assistance goes some way to helping them get back on their feet,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, December 11, 2019 11:51:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Queensland is blessed with some exceptional emergency services leaders, and Mr Leach joins an esteemed class of highly regarded professionals within QFES,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, December 2, 2019 8:12:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This bushfire season, with its high temperatures and strong winds, following an extended period of drought, has been more resource-intensive for QFES than anything in the past decade,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, December 2, 2019 8:12:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Impacted residents in targeted areas of the Somerset local government area will have access to the grants," "The activation of the DRFA will ensure all fire-impacted communities have the support they need during these challenging times" External link

qt Friday, November 22, 2019 10:02:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "QFES will continue to make direct contact with personnel who have not yet applied for a Blue Card to determine their intentions," External link

qt Monday, November 18, 2019 11:06:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “In Livingstone Shire, concessional loans of up to $250,000 are available to help primary producers repair or replace fire damaged buildings, plant and equipment or livestock, and up to $100,000 to help primary producers continue operations who have suffered a significant loss of income,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, November 18, 2019 10:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “These current ongoing fires are expected to continue well into next week and this bushfire season will continue to be a difficult one,” External link

qt Monday, November 18, 2019 5:56:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "This appears to be the new norm for Queensland," External link

abc-au Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:23:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "That's everything from fleet design through to tactics and operations as well as our leadership and training," External link

abc-au Wednesday, November 13, 2019 10:23:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "We've got very good surge potential now where we can mobilise people around the state with next to no notice, based on the intelligence and advice from the bureau," External link

abc-au Monday, October 14, 2019 6:29:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "In this large diverse state it's not uncommon to have fire burning in one part of the state and have a cyclone in the other," External link

abc-au Monday, October 14, 2019 6:29:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “It’s exciting to see the charging stations already capturing interest and support from the community and travellers to our region,” “The roll-out of infrastructure is on track to be completed in early November” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, October 12, 2019 2:34:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “It beggars belief that the LNP would support this sort of dangerous approach instead of fighting for the shark control program that has enjoyed bipartisan support for more than 50 years,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, October 1, 2019 5:33:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Queensland Premier ) : “This was the most hectares treated by planned burns in the past five years, with the Queensland Fire and Emergency Services also conducting 218 priority activities including 97 hazard reduction burns across more than 15,000 hectares,” “That’s a 10 per cent increase on the previous year and 40 per cent higher than the prescribed target. Our fire crews are always well prepared,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, September 26, 2019 7:17:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The Palaszczuk Government wants more visitors and more tourism for Cairns. This project is about unlocking a new cruise ship industry for our city and 2,700 local jobs by 2031,” “It adds to the 12,000 jobs created in Far North Queensland in just the last 12 months” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, September 25, 2019 7:56:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Visitors are becoming more conscious in their travels, so to provide a free electric vehicle charging station at many of our iconic tourist attractions such as Skyrail is a positive step in making Tropical North Queensland a must-visit destination,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, September 21, 2019 12:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Visitors are becoming more conscious in their travels, so to provide a free electric vehicle charging station at many of our iconic tourist attractions such as Skyrail is a positive step in making Tropical North Queensland a must-visit destination,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, September 21, 2019 12:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Bushfires can strike at any time, often without warning as we saw recently on the Sunshine Coast and in the Gold Coast hinterland, where destructive fires took off within minutes and forced people to evacuate,” “The Palaszczuk Government is committed to keeping communities safe, which is why we’re encouraging all Queenslanders to take the time now to prepare their property and family, and to have a bushfire survival plan in place” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, September 20, 2019 7:37:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford told : "They know what they are seeing is a heightened fire danger but at the same time we're expecting probably a heightened cyclone season as well so we're getting it from both ends," External link

qt Saturday, September 14, 2019 10:30:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The next three to four days will certainly still be testing for us. We do know that conditions will not be as bad as yesterday and overnight but we still do have those significant fires," "We still have plenty of resources up our sleeves here in Queensland" External link

abc-au Saturday, September 7, 2019 10:46:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The numbers are still confronting: four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," External link

brisbanetimes Wednesday, September 4, 2019 9:41:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The numbers are still confronting: four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," External link

smh Wednesday, September 4, 2019 9:29:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The numbers are still confronting: four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," External link

theage Wednesday, September 4, 2019 9:19:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "The numbers are still confronting: four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "In the past financial year, we put 119 brand new rural fire trucks on Queensland's roads and I can't urge residents enough to be on alert and stay informed as fire activity increases" External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, September 4, 2019 6:25:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “In this year’s Budget, the Palaszczuk Government proudly committed an additional $740 million to provide frontline emergency services with the facilities and equipment needed to protect Queensland communities,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, August 15, 2019 7:54:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “After a horrendous year of drought, floods and cyclones, Queenslanders are all too aware of the important role that members of QFES play in keeping our communities safe,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, August 15, 2019 7:54:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "Since the beginning of July, we've already had significant bushfires in the Wide Bay area, particularly around Bundaberg and Hervey Bay, and in the Gold Coast hinterland" External link

smh Thursday, August 1, 2019 8:10:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "Since the beginning of July, we've already had significant bushfires in the Wide Bay area, particularly around Bundaberg and Hervey Bay, and in the Gold Coast hinterland" External link

theage Thursday, August 1, 2019 7:57:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "Since the beginning of July, we've already had significant bushfires in the Wide Bay area, particularly around Bundaberg and Hervey Bay, and in the Gold Coast hinterland" External link

brisbanetimes Thursday, August 1, 2019 7:46:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "Since the beginning of July, we've already had significant bushfires in the Wide Bay area, particularly around Bundaberg and Hervey Bay, and in the Gold Coast hinterland" External link

maitlandmercury Thursday, August 1, 2019 6:36:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Four million hectares of land burnt, 2611 fires and 1984 bushfire community warnings issued," "Since the beginning of July, we've already had significant bushfires in the Wide Bay area, particularly around Bundaberg and Hervey Bay, and in the Gold Coast hinterland" External link

dailyadvertiser Thursday, August 1, 2019 6:26:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “All teams have put in hours of training to prepare for this challenge and showcase the skills they have learned during many years of service,” “Participation in this event not only highlights the dedication of our emergency services workers but also their willingness to learn and help the Queensland community” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, July 22, 2019 11:00:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "While it is necessary for us to keep the name of our planned acquisition confidential until closing, this is a well-respected engineering firm with internationally experienced industry leaders who will continue to operate the firm and drive new growth in partnership with the Lineal team," External link

houstonchronicle Wednesday, May 15, 2019 5:13:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "While it is necessary for us to keep the name of our planned acquisition confidential until closing, this is a well-respected engineering firm with internationally experienced industry leaders who will continue to operate the firm and drive new growth in partnership with the Lineal team," External link

chron Wednesday, May 15, 2019 4:22:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The excitement of the Easter holidays can make it easy for families to forget about reaching and enjoying their destination safely,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Wednesday, April 17, 2019 5:57:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This is a project that is supporting jobs for Far North Queenslanders, and for the duration of this project, that means about 115 jobs” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 12, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “As the people of Cairns know all too well, the Smithfield roundabout can be heavily congested at times,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 12, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The design phase for this project recommended bringing forward a future stage of the Smithfield Bypass,” “By doing this work now as part of the current construction plan, we will improve the wider road network’s functionality, improving road safety and saving costs on future works” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 12, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “We will continue to engage with the community and more consultation is planned in coming months,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, April 12, 2019 4:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Supporting our hard-working farmers and their families as they recover from yet another natural disaster is paramount,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, April 6, 2019 10:01:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "But we haven't had time to get the damage teams out yet, " "It looks like the airport will be able to open today so that means we will be able to get the Ergon crews in and all the recovery teams from various departments" External link

abc-au Wednesday, March 20, 2019 9:07:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Our political world only has room in its collective brain for a handful of candidates, maybe as few as three,” External link

washtimes Friday, March 15, 2019 5:59:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “There were few people in this region untouched on that day, whether they were coming from outlaying districts to help fight the fires or they offered a bed for the night to family and friends who had been evacuated,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, March 5, 2019 8:37:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The new facility was completed in October last year and has already proven its value as a hub for distributing drinking water when main water supplies on the bay islands were damaged and shut down for three days last year,” “This station will provide safe storage for emergency response appliances and give the rural fire service volunteers a base to conduct important operational training and tasks” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Monday, March 4, 2019 12:41:00 PM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Over three days, the region was lashed by heavy rain, resulting in some roads being swamped for up to five days, damaging their integrity and isolating communities,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:53:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Within the next 24 hours our evacuation centres should be empty with everyone in need in proper accommodation," "Most of our schools are ready to open and hopefully they will all be reopened by the end of this week" External link

smh Sunday, February 10, 2019 10:06:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Within the next 24 hours our evacuation centres should be empty with everyone in need in proper accommodation," "Most of our schools are ready to open and hopefully they will all be reopened by the end of this week" External link

brisbanetimes Sunday, February 10, 2019 9:44:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "Within the next 24 hours our evacuation centres should be empty with everyone in need in proper accommodation," "Most of our schools are ready to open and hopefully they will all be reopened by the end of this week" External link

theage Sunday, February 10, 2019 9:27:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "There's still a really long way to go and we are now fully focused on recovery," External link

qt Sunday, February 10, 2019 7:25:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “Primary producers that have been battling through years of drought are now struggling with record floods,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Saturday, February 9, 2019 6:35:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “The terms of reference for the review have now been released and IGEM will work with Queensland Fire and Emergency Services, the Queensland Police Service, local, state and federal agencies, business owners, members of the public and other relevant parties,” “These floods have been unprecedented in living memory and it’s imperative that we learn as much as we can through this review to ensure we continue to get better at preparing and responding to flood events such as this in the future” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Friday, February 8, 2019 11:02:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said ( about Inspector General ) : "I will be tasking the independent Inspector-General Emergency Management to review key preparedness and response elements to monsoonal rains in Queensland," "I will also ensure the operation of impacted dams will be reviewed in this process" External link

qt Friday, February 8, 2019 2:34:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : "There are always lessons which can be learned from events like this," External link

qt Friday, February 8, 2019 2:34:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford said : “This is a flood of record-breaking proportions and communities in Queensland are facing devastating consequences,” External link

foreignaffairs-nz Tuesday, February 5, 2019 3:07:00 AM EAT

Craig Crawford told : "We believe that this should be a community service arrangement by either the federal government or by Telstra or a combination of the both of them, but we don't believe that taxpayers in a state should have to pay for a commercial arrangement," External link

zdnet Wednesday, December 12, 2018 7:00:00 AM EAT



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suspect100.00%EN09/08/201608/09/2016
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