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Working hard for Bonner

As your local Federal Member, it’s my job to ensure that the Federal Government delivers results for Bonner. 

Having grown up locally, I understand the issues facing us in our local area and know how important it is to have good representation in Federal Parliament in Canberra. 

My team and I can assist you in a range of different areas, particularly those of Federal Government responsibility like social security, Job Services Australia, veteran’s affairs, taxation, Medicare, immigration and small business. You are also welcome to contact me to organise special congratulatory messages from the Governor-General and Prime Minister for major wedding anniversary and birthday milestones.  more...

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Community Announcement from the Australian Defence Force

Australian Defence Force personnel will conduct counter terrorism training in Brisbane over the period 20 October to 21 November 2014. The training will involve responses to simulated terrorist incidents. Military personnel involved in this training will be carrying weapons and tactical equipment, and will use simulation ammunition and hand held pyrotechnics.Local residents may notice increased military helicopter presence and movement of vehicles and military personnel during the training period, however should not be alarmed as this... more

Helping Small Businesses Grow in Bonner

Small business owners in Bonner last night met with Federal Minister for Small Business, the Hon Bruce Billson, and Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta, to discuss issues affecting the small business sector, and to announce new measures that will provide support to small business owners.   Speaking at a Small Business Forum in Carina with special guest Minister Billson, Mr Vasta said he was committed to cutting red tape for local small businesses and helping them improve their productivity and growth.   “Small bu... more

Supporting Carers in Bonner During Carers Week 2014

Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta, today encouraged local residents to mark Carers Week 2014 and recognise the important part carers play in the community.“Providing care to a loved one in need – whether it be due to age, disability or mental illness – is a role that many Australians will take on at some stage during their lives,” Mr Vasta said.“Almost 2.7 million Australians fulfil a caring role, and Carers Week is a great time to stop and reflect on the role carers play in our society.” Mr Vasta also said that applications are ... more

Community News

Manly Harbour Village Halloween Street Party Weekend 2014

When: Friday, 31 October (4-9pm); Saturday 1 November (11am-9pm); and Sunday, 2 November (8am-3pm). Where: Manly CBD Cost: Free Come along and enjoy f... more

Barefoot Bowls – support Alzheimer’s Australia

When: Sunday, 26th October 2014 – 2pm to 7pm. Where: Wynnum Manly Leagues Bowls Club, Cnr Adam Street and the Esplanade, Wynnum North. Cost: $20 RS... more


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