Howarth Hosts Disability Forum

Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP was yesterday joined by the Assistant Minister for Social Services in hosting a forum for Endeavour Foundation employees, their parents and carers. Mr Howarth invited Senator the Hon. Mitch Fifield to the electorate to clarify wage rates and employment opportunities for local people with a disability. “Sustainable employment…

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Strong Plan to Bust Congestion on Boundary Road

Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP has commended the Federal Coalition and Newman LNP Government’s commitment to work together to bust one of north Brisbane’s major congestion hot spots. Premier Campbell Newman announced the project this morning. Luke Howarth MP said both governments will deliver a $105 million upgrade to the notorious Boundary Road…

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Anzac Avenue to be Digitally Preserved

To protect Anzac Avenue from becoming more commonly associated with its connecting motorways and less with its wartime history, the Moreton Bay Regional Library’s Local History team has begun work to digitally preserve the Avenue’s historic significance. The Australian Government’s Anzac Centenary Local Grants Program provided $16,850 in funding to the Moreton Bay Regional Libraries…

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Petrie Christmas Card Comp Winners Announced

Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP has announced the winners of the Petrie Christmas Card Competition. Mr Howarth was joined by local architect Alex Enborisoff and the Redcliffe Art Society’s Lynn Taylor for the judging. The competition was open to all kindergarten children in the Petrie electorate, and invited the children and their parents…

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Local Colombo Plan 2015 Scholar Announced

A Redcliffe local is one of 69 Australian undergraduate students to have been awarded a New Colombo Plan scholarship to live, study and work overseas. Queensland University of Technology business and law student from Scarborough, Joel Adsett, was yesterday congratulated by Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP, at a special morning tea in Parliament…

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Local Feedback Needed for Rothwell Intersection Upgrade

As Transport and Main Roads (TMR) progresses with the design and business case to upgrade the Rothwell roundabout, Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP is inviting residents to provide feedback on the project. The project will deliver an improved intersection at Anzac Avenue and Deception Bay Road, which will relieve traffic congestion by increasing…

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