Press Releases

The Australian Government has approved funding for a $56 million Intelligent Transport System (ITS) to deliver a safety warning system along the length of the Bruce Highway – giving drivers immediate updates on the status of the road ahead....Read more

Indigenous culture and history will be passed on to school students through a new hinterland outdoor education facility. Mapleton’s Queensland Conference and Camping Centre (QCCC) is one of five community groups in the Sunshine Valley area...Read more

Nature lovers will create new walking trails at Verrierdale as more people seek outdoor adventure on the Sunshine Coast. The Yandina Creek Progress Association has received an early Christmas present from the Federal Government's Stronger C...Read more

A plan to build a community kitchen to encourage healthy cooking and eating will go ahead in Nambour with the help of a Federal Government grant. Coast2Bay Housing Group – the largest provider of community housing in the region - is one of...Read more

New signage to cater to the Kenilworth Showground’s increasing popularity with tourists will be installed thanks to a federal grant. The Kenilworth Hall, Show and Recreation Grounds Association is one of two Mary Valley groups receiving an...Read more

A popular Maroochydore rowing club will have new storage for its boats with the help of a Federal Government grant. The Sunshine Coast Rowing Club is one of four community groups in Maroochydore to receive an early Christmas present under t...Read more

A popular Coolum kindy will soon have a new climbing fort with the help of a Federal Government community grant. C&K Coolum Childcare Centre is one of five groups in the Coolum and North Shore area to receive an early Christmas present unde...Read more

Muddy paws will no longer be a problem at dog obedience classes with a new concrete floor for Buderim’s busy training facility. The Sunshine Coast Dog Obedience Club is one of four Buderim community groups receiving an early Christmas prese...Read more

With one of the largest Veterans populations in the country, Member for Fairfax Ted O’Brien is proud to announce the Federal Government will provide $50,000 in grant funding for local commemorations marking the Centenary of the end of the F...Read more

Works have begun on a new Buderim Men’s Shed on Queensland’s Sunshine Coast Men’s Sheds promote positive health and wellbeing within the community Nearly 30 jobs created during construction. Men on the Sunshine Coast will soon be able gathe...Read more