Funds Extended – Domestic Violence Support Group Encircle

Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP today announced funding for domestic violence support group, Encircle, would be extended for a further two years.   The announcement comes as Minister for Social Services the Hon. Scott Morrison pledged an investment of more than $15 million to the nationwide delivery of specialist family services that support…

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Funding Boost for Guide Dogs, Bald Hills

Seniors in the Petrie Electorate will benefit from a $35 million funding boost from the Commonwealth Government for a range of aged care projects. Federal member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP said the Government has invested more than $35 million for projects across the country to help organisations build their capacity to deliver world-class quality…

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Clontarf Students dedicate Anzac Centenary Garden

Named in honour of Queensland’s longest surviving WWI Digger, the Ted Smout Memorial Bridge is a perpetual reminder to Clontarf locals of the service of Australian servicemen and women during WWI.   Inspired by this memorial, teachers and students at Clontarf Beach State School have begun planting a commemorative garden outside the school hall, where…

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Luke Howarth invites you to Help Stop Domestic Violence

A local fundraiser will shed light on the Commonwealth Government’s national campaign against domestic violence.   Hosted by Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP, the event will take place on 1 May at Mon Komo, Redcliffe, with guest speaker Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash, the Minister Assisting the Prime Minister for Women.   “Domestic…

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Luke Howarth plugs Sporting Champions Grants for Young Locals

A new round of Local Sporting Champions Grants is now open and Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP is encouraging locals to apply.   The Local Sporting Champions program is an Australian Government initiative designed to provide financial assistance for young people aged 12-18 towards the cost of travel, accommodation, uniforms or equipment.   The applicant…

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