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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...

Ted spoke about Queensland's medical cannabis industry capability with recent data showing Queensland leads the country in medical cannabis prescriptions. Click below for details.

Ted laid out his priorities for 2021 today, with a focus on infrastructure. The region’s largest transport infrastructure projects are all majority-funded by the Federal Government - Bruce Highway upgrades between Caloundra Rd and the...

The Morrison Government is backing a world-first innovation that can extend the expiry date of fresh milk to more than 60 days. Sunshine Coast company Naturo will use its $1 million Accelerating Commercialisation grant to build a pilot...

Australia's COVID-19 vaccination policy was adopted by Federal Cabinet in November 2020 and subsequently endorsed by the National Cabinet (partnership between the Commonwealth and all States and Territories), and has been put into action in...

When other businesses were winding down over Christmas, local uniform manufacturer Seaborne Clothing was ramping up for the back-to-school rush. Their cutting room is strewn with school uniform patterns and chequered cloth in blue, gold and...

The Federal Government is providing additional assistance to mature age workers with a $11.6 million investment to extend the Skills and Training Incentive for eligible mature aged Australians. Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and...

From seedling to salad, students at Coolum Beach Christian College are doing it all thanks to a Federal Government grant which helped them turn an “eyesore” into a visual – and edible – feast. Member for Fairfax Ted O’Brien inspected the...