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The Federal Government is sticking to its plan to build a stronger economy to benefit all Australians. This is a budget custom-made for the Sunshine Coast, and focusses on five key measures: Provide tax relief to encourage and reward...

“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...

Yandina Community Gardens has combined the funds from two Federal Government Environment Grants to pilot a three-way organic waste management system for the town. Federal Member for Fairfax Ted O’Brien said the funding amounted to $34,000....

Sunshine Valley Men’s Shed is going from strength to strength and thanks to funding from the Federal Government’s Community Development Grant it now has the facilities to attract new members. Federal MPs Ted O’Brien and Andrew Wallace said...

It was a pleasure to host the Prime Minister in Fairfax on 28 July 2020 during a visit to The Ginger Factory. During his visit, he met with businesses, including Buderim Ginger and Kokopod Chocolate and staff relaying on JobKeeper to keep...

The Treasurer, Josh Frydenberg, outlined the mid-year economic and fiscal update on 23 July 2020. The Treasurer's media release and links to more detailed economic analysis is attached. ______________________________________________________...

Tenders will be sought next month for the design and construction of Stage 1 of the Beerburrum to Nambour Rail Upgrade on the Sunshine Coast. In 2019, the Deputy Prime Minister approved funding to progress this upgrade, demonstrating the...

My office is receiving many enquiries from businesses across the electorate seeking assistance. I have put together the below one-page information sheets to keep business owners and operators up to date on measures and supports available to...

The current level of JobKeeper and Coronavirus Supplement payments (including JobSeeker, Youth Allowance, Parenting Payment, Austudy, ABSTUDY Living Allowance, Farm Household Allowance, Special Benefit, Dept of Veterans' Affairs Education...