Category: Media Release

Securing raw materials driving innovation in Hinkler region

The Coalition Government is supporting a $3.4 million investment bringing Queensland’s largest producer of Asian mushrooms to establish a new farm and factory at Bundaberg, with a $1.9 million grant under the Securing Raw Materials Program.

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Cost of living help for more older Australians

More older Australians will have access to cheaper medications and healthcare thanks to changes to the Commonwealth Seniors Health Card from 1 July 2022.

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AgTech trials turning concepts into on-farm solutions

Bundaberg is leading the way in trialling agriculture technology to increase productivity on local farms and sharing that knowledge to benefit the industry.

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Helping at-risk youth through early intervention

A program to help young people across the Wide Bay-Burnett to avoid anti-social behaviour and criminal activity has received a funding boost from the Coalition Government.

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Anzac Day a time to pause and reflect

Tomorrow, on Anzac Day, communities across the Hinkler electorate will pause to remember the sacrifice of all those Australians who have given their lives in the service of our nation and thank all current and former men and women of our Defence force.

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New Veteran Wellbeing Centre for the Wide Bay-Burnett region

The Liberal and Nationals Government will provide $5 million for a new Veteran Wellbeing Centre in Queensland’s Wide Bay-Burnett region, to better support local veterans, Defence personnel and their families.

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Support for Anzac Day poppy project flourishes

This year’s Anzac Day service at the Light Horse Memorial in Freedom Park, Hervey Bay will have a special addition with a display of 1,443 handmade ceramic Flanders poppies.

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Intersection upgrades to improve road safety for local residents

Residents in Hervey Bay and Bundaberg received a road safety boost today with the Australian Government announcing it will invest $744,000 toward two projects under the 2022–23 Black Spot Program.

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Media Statement – Election called

MEDIA STATEMENT – Election called

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Media Statement – Mayor running as independent

Media Statement on the Bundaberg Mayor running as an independent

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