Budget shows gas underpinning growth in Queensland

INCREASED royalties from LNG added to a large coal windfall to help the Queensland government sustain a $1.5 billion surplus in 2017-18, which is three times higher than had been predicted a year ago.

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Queensland premier Annastacia Palaszczuk

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