The Premier Campbell Newman took to (social media) Twitter this morning to announce the much anticipated Queensland Election had been called for 31st January.
This morning I visited the Acting Governor. Writs have been issued for 31 January 2015. The most important election in many years. #qldpol
— Campbell Newman (@theqldpremier) January 6, 2015
During the media conference early in the afternoon the Premier summarised his key messages for the campaign.