New Ministerial Arrangements

Published on
February 10, 2017

Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has today announced new appointments brought about by the resignation of Stirling Hinchliffe from Cabinet.


Cabinet welcomes first-time Minister, Mark Furner, Member for Ferny Grove into the role of Minister for Local Government and Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships.


The appointments are as follows:

Jackie Trad (Member for South Brisbane)

  • Deputy Premier
  • Minister for Transport
  • Minister for Infrastructure and Planning

Curtis Pitt (Member for Mulgrave)

  • Treasurer
  • Minister for Trade and Investment

Kate Jones (Member for Ashgrove)

  • Minister for Education
  • Minister for Tourism, Major Events and the Commonwealth Games

Mick de Brenni (Member for Springwood)

  • Minister for Housing and Public Works
  • Minister for Sport

Mark Furner (Member for Ferny Grove)

  • Minister for Local Government
  • Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships

Glenn Butcher (Member for Gladstone)

  • Assistant Minister for Transport and Infrastructure


A full Ministry listing is available here.