Environment Minister Steven Miles reached new heights of hypocrisy this morning calling for the coal industry to pay back millions of dollars it was supposed to spend on research but instead spent on advertisements lauding coal.

Queensland Greens candidate for Mount Coot-tha and state spokesperson Michael Berkman says all signs point to another disastrous coral bleaching event for the Great Barrier Reef caused by coal-driven global warming.

Queensland Greens candidate for Mount Coot-tha and state spokesperson Michael Berkman says Queensland Labor must revoke Adani’s suitable operator status after a brief detailed the company's disastrous ethical and environmental track record.  

The Greens are calling on the Queensland Labor government to scrap the 1am lockout laws entirely, rather than just put them on them on hold.

The Queensland Greens say today’s announcement that Liberal National Party MP, Steve Dickson, is defecting to One Nation is the clearest indication yet of the LNP’s drift to the hard right of politics.