Cape York Welfare Reform Trial extended for 12 months

State Parliament has passed laws to extend the Cape York Welfare Reform Trial for a further 12 months. The Family Responsibilities Commission and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 passed today in State Parliament will see the trial extended to 1 January 2013....

Report on Cape York reform initiative shows progress

Tuesday, October 25, 2011 The latest quarterly report on the four-year Cape York Reform initiative tabled in State Parliament today shows encouraging progress in the four Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities of Aurukun, Hope Vale, Coen and Mossman Gorge....

Kindy fee relief for eligible families

[singlepic id=376 w=320 h=240 float=left] Kindergarten fee relief is now available for eligible families, regardless of where they access their kindergarten program. Member for Mulgrave Curtis Pitt said the Bligh Government had made early education more affordable...