Press Releases

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...

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...

Financial support from the Federal Government is now flowing to Wildlife HQ to help cover the operational costs of caring for their animals and as we head into the school holidays, support from the community will also go a long way to...

House of Representatives Standing Committee on the Environment and Energy Inquiry into the problem of feral and domestic cats in Australia Issue date: 23 June 2020 Committee sinks claws into the problem of feral and domestic cats in...

Reimagine Nambour can tick off one of its priority wish list items with $60,000 in funding to create ‘Brand Nambour’ and drive the towns transition to a new economy. The funding comes with this afternoon’s announcement that the Sunshine...

Motorists have received a preview of the next major Sunshine Coast upgrade on the Bruce Highway at Forest Glen, with animated concepts released this week showing how the upgraded highway interchanges at Maroochydore Road and Mons Road will...

Sunshine Coast Council is set to receive $3.65 million in new funding, plus get early access to a further $6 million, as part of the Federal Government’s $1.8 billion boost for local road and community projects . The investment is aimed at...

Federal Member for Fairfax and Chair of the House of Representatives Standing Committee on the Environment and Energy has welcomed this morning’s release of the Liberal National Government’s Technology Investment Roadmap. The discussion...