Funds To Keep Fishing Sustainable

Sunfish Queensland Inc. will use a $35,230 Federal Government grant to support Moreton Bay’s vibrant, innovative and competitive agriculture sector.   Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth MPHowarth congratulated the State’s peak recreational fishing group, announcing the funding under the National Landcare Programme.   “The project will raise community awareness and provide the skills for…

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Work Starts on New Boundary Rd Overpass

Work Starts on New Boundary Rd Overpass     Construction of a new 6-lane bridge over the Bruce Highway has started, following a local campaign by neighbouring federal MPs Luke Howarth and Wyatt Roy.   At a sod turning ceremony, Mr Howarth and Mr Roy said the federal Coalition government had committed $80.3 million to…

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Prime Minister outlines PaTH for Local Jobs

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has called a Federal Election for 2 July, outlining a strong economic plan for jobs and Australian families. The campaign kicked off at The Space in North Lakes this morning, where Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP introduced the Prime Minister to local job seekers. Luke Howarth MP said job…

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Focus on Job Seekers in Federal Budget 2016

The Turnbull Government last night unveiled a national economic plan for jobs and growth.   Federal member for Petrie Luke Howarth MP said the budget focused on helping Australians transition from the mining boom to a stronger, more diversified economy.   “It’s all about increasing employment opportunities, and helping young people through Australia’s economic transition,”…

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Federal Budget a Win for Taxpayers, Small Business

The 2016 Federal Budget is a plan for a strong new economy with more jobs and growth.   As Australia successfully transitions from the mining investment boom to a stronger, more diversified economy, it is vital that our tax system drives economic growth and national prosperity.   The budget will deliver tax cuts and incentives…

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Lights On for Rothwell Intersection

Lights On for Rothwell Intersection     A State Government announcement over the long weekend has confirmed funding for an upgrade to the Rothwell roundabout.   The announcement has come following Luke Howarth MP’s year-long campaign, which culminated with a visit from State Opposition Minister for Main Roads, the Hon Fiona Simpson MP.   “I…

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