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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

Ted O’Brien MP says a new, free support network is now available to stand up for the rights older people in need in Fairfax. “The Turnbull Government understands that, from time to time, older people, their families and carers need help to...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

I am very happy to see this change to the system in support of domestic violence laws across the country. Here is the full media release from Sen Michaelia Cash, Minister for Women: From today (25 November 2017), domestic violence orders is...Read more