Palaszczuk finally claims victory in Queensland: 'Who's next?'

BREAKING Queensland's Government Is Finally Confirmed

The premier said she wished outgoing LNP leader Tim Nicholls well when he called to concede defeat earliert today, and that she had gone to the governor to advise she could form a majority government.

Ms Palaszczuk said the Labor caucus would meet at 11am Monday, with her new cabinet sworn in the next day.

Several LNP MPs yesterday told The Courier-Mail they were frustrated with the party's decision not to concede, given they had no way of forming government themselves with the 39 seats the LNP is expected to hold.

"We just need to get on with it", said another.

A RESULT has been reached for the seat of Townsville.

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"It is very comforting that Queenslanders have put their faith in a stable Labor majority government".

"I have spoken to the Whips and requested that a party room meeting be held at 2pm next Tuesday, 12 December 2017".

Treasurer Curtis Pitt is expected to be on the chopping block and could be offered the Speaker's role. That's one more than Labor needs to govern in its own right, allowing Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk to keep her promise not to do deals with anyone to hang onto power. It is expected to declare the remaining seats, including Mundingburra and Thuringowa, today.

The Greens have won their first ever seat in the Queensland parliament, with Michael Berkman taking Maiwar and ousting high-profile LNP member Scott Emerson in the process.

The Katter's Australian Party have three seats, while Independent Sandra Bolton will round out the crossbench after winning the seta of Noosa from the LNP.

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