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A new Federal Government incentive is now available to help Sunshine Coast businesses hire additional staff. Wage subsidies are a key component of the Government’s new jobactive PaTH Program, which will be fully rolled out in April and will...

It’s been a record hot start to the year but kindy kids, sports and volunteer organisations are playing it cool thanks to federal government funding. Community grants totalling $35,000 have warmed the hearts of community groups installing...

O’Brien delivers 30 speeches in 33 days Palmer delivered 30 speeches in 33 months It’s taken Ted O’Brien just 33 days in Parliament to equal what his predecessor Clive Palmer achieved in 33 months as the Member for Fairfax. This evening Ted...

Time is running out for Sunshine Coast Kindergarten’s to embrace an exciting early-learning languages program being rolled out nationally for the first time this year. Member for Fairfax Ted O’Brien is encouraging local Kindy’s and...

TRANSCRIPT FROM PARLIAMENT HOUSE SPEECH: Ted O’Brien: So busy are the lives of everyday Australians that it sometimes takes a major event for us to pause; take a step back and reflect on how lucky we are and to remind ourselves how...

Queensland LNP Members and Senators are staying in Canberra at the end of this first sitting week for special meetings about their priorities for the state. “The LNP is forging a strong united front in Canberra and we’re starting off the...

CROWDS of Fairfax constituents have aired their concerns and fears with new MP Ted O’Brien on his summer listening tour of the electorate. Starting the year with his ear to the ground, the Fairfax MP spent four days touring the electorate,...

Bruce Highway funding remains firmly on the Federal Government’s radar with Member for Fairfax Ted O’Brien choosing the issue for his inaugural motion, delivered late yesterday in the Federation Chamber. Federal Member for Fairfax Ted O...

Local federal MPs Ted O’Brien and Andrew Wallace have met with swimming sensation Laurie Lawrence to promote water safety for under fives. “Living on the Sunshine Coast and with the summer holidays upon us it’s a timely reminder to put...

The hinterland town of Kidaman Creek, between Mapleton and Kenilworth, will receive an upgraded mobile base station to improve mobile coverage under round 2 of the Australian Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program Member for Fairfax Ted O...