COVID-19 Payments available for Bonner

Bonner residents whose hours of work have been impacted by the current lockdown will be able to claim COVID-19 Disaster Payment. Federal Member for Bonner Ross Vasta MP said the Morrison Government is committed to standing with Australians as we make our way through the global pandemic. “Eligible people will receive $750 per week if…

Lindum Crossing upgrade motoring ahead

Preliminary planning for the Lindum Crossing upgrade has been completed, with work set to start on vital short-term safety upgrades as well as the development of a preliminary business case to investigate a long-term grade separation of the crossing. Federal Member for Bonner Ross Vasta MP is getting on with improving congestion and safety for…

Arm Yourself Vaccination Campaign

Bonner residents are being encouraged to Arm Yourself, in a major new advertising campaign to promote the COVID-19 vaccinations. Federal Member for Bonner Ross Vasta MP said the COVID-19 vaccine is the best way Australians can protect themselves, their loved ones, the people they care about and the wider community. This new campaign features a…

Government backs Bonner’s manufacturers to build scale and jobs

Manufacturers, research institutions and organisations in Bonner are being encouraged to work together on job-creating projects as part of the $800 million Collaboration stream of the Modern Manufacturing Initiative (MMI). The Government has recently launched the Collaboration stream which will support business-to-business and business-to-research collaboration across the six National Manufacturing Priorities under the MMI, the…

Recognising the eighth anniversary of the NDIS

July 2021 marks eight years of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). This world-first insurance Scheme has changed the lives of more than 450,000 Australians with disability. Eight years on there are now 2,300 NDIS participants in Bonner benefiting from the Scheme. The NDIS was born from a grassroots campaign, backed by thousands of Australians.…