PLACES OF PRIDE ACROSS BONNER

Ross Vasta, Member for Bonner is encouraging locals to contribute to the Australian War Memorial initiative Places of Pride— an online national register of war memorials will record the locations and images of every publicly accessible memorial in Australia. Mr Vasta said Places of Pride reminds Australians that, irrespective of distance, the stories told at…

MAKING IT EASIER FOR BONNER HOUSEHOLDS AND SMALL BUSINESSES TO GET A BETTER DEAL

The Liberal National Government is making it easier for households and small businesses in Bonner to compare prices, products, services and providers across the banking, energy and telecommunications sectors. Mr Vasta said that new laws, which were introduced into the Parliament this week, will establish a ‘Consumer Data Right’ for individuals and small businesses in…

JOURNALISM SCHOLARSHIPS ON OFFER IN BONNER

Griffith University in the Bonner region has been awarded a total of $200,000 which will fund five additional journalism scholarships. The grants are part of the Regional Journalism Scholarships Program, under which $2.29 million is being awarded to 16 journalism schools across the nation. Minister for Communications and the Arts Mitch Fifield said the grants…

FEDERALLY FUNDED ABC SCHOLARSHIPS ON OFFER FOR BONNER STORYTELLERS LIVING WITH DISABILITIES

As part of International Day of People with Disability celebrations, the Australian Government will provide $60,000 to support an ABC scholarship for disability content makers living in regional Australia. Ross Vasta is encouraging people with disability living in or around Bonner to apply for this unique opportunity. “Living with disability in a regional town or…