Between 2002 and 2011, four sittings of the Parliament occurred in regional Queensland cities.
The Queensland Parliament's fourth regional sitting was held in Mackay from 24-26 May 2011 at the Mackay Entertainment and Convention Centre.
The third regional sitting, the Far North Queensland sitting of Parliament was held in Cairns from 28 to 30 October 2008.
The second regional sitting, the Central Queensland Sitting of Parliament, was held in Rockhampton from 4 to 6 October 2005.
The first regional sitting was the North Queensland sitting of Parliament which was held in Townsville from 3 to 5 September 2002.