Annastascia Palaszczuk hit back at critics as she attended the TV Week Logie Awards on Sunday with her boyfriend Dr Reza Adib

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Annastascia Palaszczuk has shot down claims she is a ‘part-time premier’ who spends an excessive amount of time socialising whereas satirically attending a celeb occasion along with her boyfriend.

The Queensland Premier’s dedication to her position got here into query this week after insiders claimed the state’s chief had ‘checked out’ from her job and appeared extra considering going to crimson carpet occasions. 

However Ms Palaszczuk appeared unfazed by the accusations as she arrived on the TV Week Logie Awards within the Gold Coast along with her accomplice Dr Reza Adib on Sunday evening. 

Grilled by reporters over the claims, Ms Palaszczuk insisted she was on prime of her work load – and visiting high-profile occasions was ‘a part of her job’. 

‘I work seven days every week,’ Ms Palaszczuk instructed 7News.

‘I’ve bought a funds coming down, I am throughout that, and I will be again at my desk very first thing tomorrow morning.

‘And most of those occasions are on weekends so, we may very well be at dwelling watching tv however we’re out right here doing the job Queenslanders anticipate me to be doing.’

Annastascia Palaszczuk hit back at critics as she attended the TV Week Logie Awards on Sunday with her boyfriend Dr Reza Adib

Annastascia Palaszczuk hit again at critics as she attended the TV Week Logie Awards on Sunday along with her boyfriend Dr Reza Adib 

Ms Palaszczuk answered some questions before walking off while being quizzed over whether lobbyists influence her government

Ms Palaszczuk answered some questions earlier than strolling off whereas being quizzed over whether or not lobbyists affect her authorities 

Ms Palaszczuk additionally responded to recommendation from Labor stalwart Peter Beattie, who urged her to begin a brand new agenda and show she nonetheless desires to be premier.

The premier claimed her authorities will ‘all the time have contemporary methods’ and is ‘completely dedicated to Queensland and creating jobs’.

‘After we hand the funds down on Tuesday, watch this house – it is all about well being and households and Queensland,’ she stated.

The interview then abruptly ended when Ms Palaszczuk walked off in response to questions over whether or not lobbyists had an unfair affect on her authorities.  

Earlier on Sunday, Mr Beattie, who was state premier between 1998 and 2007, warned voters would activate Ms Palaszczuk in the event that they believed her authorities had change into ‘stale’.

‘You have to maintain renewing your imaginative and prescient, as a result of in case you do not, you get stale and folks see you are stale and they’ll need another person to have a go,’ he instructed Courier Mail.

Ms Palaszczuk and her boyfriend Dr Reza Adib attended the premier of Baz Luhrmann's new film Elvis on June 4

Ms Palaszczuk and her boyfriend Dr Reza Adib attended the premier of Baz Luhrmann’s new movie Elvis on June 4

Labor stalwart Peter Beattie has urged Annastacia Palaszczuk to start a new agenda and prove she still wants to act as premier as rumours swirl she has 'checked out'

Labor stalwart Peter Beattie has urged Annastacia Palaszczuk to begin a brand new agenda and show she nonetheless desires to behave as premier as rumours swirl she has ‘checked out’

‘In case you’ve been there some time it will get harder as a result of folks need to see properly what are you gonna do.’

Labor insiders declare Ms Palaszczuk has ‘checked out’ of her position and confirmed extra curiosity in attending social occasions than working Queensland.

Ms Palaszczuk and her boyfriend attended the premiere of Baz Luhrmann’s new movie Elvis on June 4.

The Queensland premier was additionally noticed letting her hair down on the Strabroke Handicap race day at Eagle Farm final Saturday and can attend the Logie awards on the Gold Coast on Sunday.

‘Each time they activate the information there’s one other story about some atrocity within the well being system,’ an insider instructed The Australian.

‘And there she is: out and about once more with the physician. It is not a very good look.’

Mr Beattie advised the premier capitalised on the upcoming 2032 Olympics to introduce an innovation technique.

He stated the roles within the vitality, mining, biotechnology, defence, house, and agriculture industries.

Labor insiders claim Ms Palaszczuk has 'checked out' of her role and showed more interest in attending social events than running Queensland (pictured, Reza Adib, Baz Luhrmann and Annastacia Palaszczuk at the Elvis premiere)

Labor insiders declare Ms Palaszczuk has ‘checked out’ of her position and confirmed extra curiosity in attending social occasions than working Queensland (pictured, Reza Adib, Baz Luhrmann and Annastacia Palaszczuk on the Elvis premiere)

‘You have to have a imaginative and prescient and you have to show it. And the reply to that is you have to exit and share it with folks and take them with you,’ he stated.

Ms Palaszczuk may change into the longest-serving Labor premier in Queensland since World Conflict II if she leads her social gathering to victory on the subsequent election in 2024.

She would beat the earlier nine-year document set by Mr Beattie.

Labor insiders declare Ms Palaszczuk has given an excessive amount of energy to union boss Gary Bullock and will not make any choices with out first consulting him.