Powering the Indigenous Economy in Bonner

The Morrison Government is encouraging all Australians to celebrate Indigenous Business Month this October by discovering the untapped potential of Indigenous businesses across our communities. The 2021 theme ‘Powering the Indigenous Economy’ aims to promote strong networks among Indigenous and non-Indigenous businesses and showcase Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander entrepreneurs. Federal Member for Bonner Ross…

Securing $1 million for Bonner’s Crystalaid to join international space supply chains

The Morrison Government is supporting Tingalpa based company Crystalaid to tap into international space supply chains and create new Australian jobs as part of the $150 million Moon to Mars initiative. Crystalaid will receive $538,882 under the latest Supply Chain Capability Improvement grants program to improve their technical capabilities. This is on top of $461,118…

Morrison Government expands support for apprentices in Bonner to secure Australia’s future workforce

The Morrison Government will continue to secure Australia’s economic recovery by expanding support to help apprentices finish their training, protecting the skills pipeline delivered under the government’s successful Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements program. The $3.9 billion Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements program will extend support into the second and third year of an eligible Australian Apprenticeship through the…

Further financial support for Bonner’s tourism and hospitality industry

The Commonwealth and Queensland Governments have reached an agreement to further target $70m from the State and Federal Governments $600m support package to boost support for Queensland’s major tourism and hospitality businesses who continue to face significant hardship. This new package will support Bonner businesses to stay open, retain their strength and keep locals employed.…