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Students at one of Coolum’s fastest-growing schools are counting down the days to the opening of their much anticipated state-of-the-art Science Centre. The new building at Coolum Beach Christian College is supported by a $440,000 Federal...

The Federal Government’s new child care and early learning subsidy package commences on 2 July 2018. We recognise that access to child care can mean the difference between working and not working and so our new package provides the greatest...

I'll be travelling across the electorate from 16-20 April during my Autumn Road/Rail Trip. Let's talk rail. If you catch the train, either on a work day, or only occasionally, I want to talk to you. I've organised to be at Fairfax Rail...

I am proud to again inform a Men's Shed in Fairfax that they have been successful in gaining funding as part of the Federal Government's National Shed Development Programme - this time for Coolum Men's Shed in the Coolum Eco Industrial Park...

**Update 29 June 2018** The Federal Government has now passed new legislation that will ban the provision of online lottery and keno betting services to Australian customers. The Interactive Gambling Amendment Bill (Lottery Betting) Bill...

On Tuesday 27 March 2018, Infrastructure Australia released their 2018 Priority List of projects - which includes the Beerburrum to Nambour Rail Upgrade, recognising that the line is congested and adversely impacting on rail travel to and...

The following ANZAC Day remembrance ceremonies and activities will be held in Fairfax on Wednesday 25 April 2018: Maroochydore 4.28am Dawn Service, Cenotaph, Cotton Tree Park 8.30am Parade, Cotton Tree Park 9.00am Main Anzac Day Service,...

I have been contacted by many locals in Fairfax over the past 10 days about Labor's policy to scrap franking credits and change the dividend imputation system in Australia. Real Australians telling me about their real-life situations. They...

Wednesday 21 March is Harmony Day - a day to celebrate Australia's differences and multicultural history. Below are a list of local events celebrating Harmony Day: Harmony Day - Everyone Belongs on the Sunshine Coast , Alexandra Headland,...

“The Labor Party is planning to rip money from the pockets of pensioners, retirees and low-income earners to pay for its budget black hole,” the Member Fairfax, Ted O’Brien MP said. Labor have announced they will abolish tax refunds for...