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Small businesses on the Sunshine Coast will benefit from the Federal Government’s introduction of a $2 billion Australian Business Securitisation Fund. Ted O’Brien, Member for Fairfax said many small business owners on the Sunshine Coast...

Small businesses on the Sunshine Coast will benefit from improvements the Coalition Government is making to employee share schemes which are designed to help attract, retain and motivate employees. The Government’s proposed changes include...

The Sunshine Coast has new Armistice Day memorials to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1 on November 11. Ted O’Brien’s Fairfax electorate secured $50,000 in Federal funding under the Armistice Centenary Grants Program for...

As a nation, we stand as one on Remembrance Day. It was a pleasure to be at the unveiling of the Eternal Flame at the Cotton Tree Park Cenotaph - symbolising eternal life and the spirit of freedom - remembering those who lay down their...

Most people living with a mental health illness don't ask for help, so it's great to support new initiatives for prevention, early intervention and treatment. _________________________________________________________________________________...

I'll be heading off on my Spring Road Trip on Monday 12 November, visiting 12 locations across the electorate. Come down and have a chat about any Federal issue. Locations and details are: Monday 12 November 7.45am PACIFIC PARADISE (David...

It was our great pleasure to welcome the Prime Minister, the Hon Scott Morrison, to the Sunshine Coast this week. I took the opportunity to showcase our region's successful small business sector, with a site visit and media opportunity at...

A BUSHFIRE danger area on the Sunshine Coast will undergo safety clearing ahead of the summer thanks to Federal Government disaster resilience funding. Mt Coolum residents were forced to evacuate their homes in the summer of 2017 when a...

Home owners and property renters on the Sunshine Coast will be hit hard by Labor’s ill-conceived property tax. “In Fairfax alone there are more than 8,400 people who negative gear their property and stand to lose if Labor has its way,” Mr O...

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has reiterated the Coalition Government’s support for small business during a recent trip to the Sunshine Coast. The PM dropped into family-owned business Beefy’s Pies at Kunda Park which employs 160 people and...