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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...

AN Indigenous education program where students can touch, taste, feel and experience traditional culture has been awarded a $454,000 Federal Government grant. Member for Fairfax Ted O’Brien announced funding to Goombuckar Creations to help...

Assistant Minister for Children and Families, Michelle Landry, joined Member for Fairfax, Ted O’Brien, and hundreds of Sunshine Coast locals today to walk in the 14th Annual ‘Walk for Daniel’ at Woombye on the Sunshine Coast. The 4km walk...

Ted O’Brien has encouraged students and schools across the Coast to acknowledge the hard work of its teachers and celebrate World Teachers’ Day. Mr O’Brien said teachers and school leaders played a critical role in the lives of our kids....