World-class Olympic winter training facility opens in Bonner

The Morrison Government has welcomed the opening of a world-class Olympic winter training facility at the Sleeman Sport Complex in Chandler. The Geoff Henke Olympic Winter Training Centre is the Souther Hemisphere’s only all-year outdoor water ski ramp-elevating the aspirations of athletes for generations to come. The Commonwealth Government contributed $5.3 million towards construction of…

Reminder to book your flu vaccine

Vaccination against influenza (flu) remains important this year. Vulnerable Australians are being urged to get their free vaccination against seasonal influenza under the National Immunisation Program. The annual influenza vaccination is recommended for all people aged 6 months and over. It is the most important measure to prevent influenza and its complications. Receiving the vaccine…

Support for hydrogen and ccs projects to boost jobs and investment while reducing global emissions

New investments in clean hydrogen and carbon capture technologies are set to create around 2,500 jobs, support Australian industry and manufacturing into the future and further drive down Australia’s emissions. The Morrison Government’s 2021-22 Budget will invest a further $539.2 million in new clean hydrogen, carbon capture, use and storage (CCS/CCUS) projects that will support…

Drive alert and stay alive in Bonner

Motorists in Bonner are being urged to be mindful of the dangers of driving when tired as we remember the lives lost to fatigue-related crashes on 23 April 2021, which marks Driver Fatigue Awareness Day. Federal Member for Bonner Ross Vasta MP said it is important to remember how deadly driving while tired can be…

Bonner receives agricultural show and field day COVID-recovery boost

Australian Government support continues for agricultural shows and field days forced to cancel because of COVID-19 110 events nationally—including the Mt Gravatt Show in Bonner—to share in $710,818 Supporting Agricultural Shows and Field Days supplementary payments The Mt Gravatt agricultural show in Bonner is receiving an Australian Government cash boost to help it bounce back…

More support for travel agents in Bonner

Travel agents in Bonner will benefit from a share in additional funding support of $130 million from the Coalition Government. Federal Member for Bonner Ross Vasta MP said local travel agents could apply for funding support in Round 2 of the COVID-19 Consumer Travel Support Program which opens this month. “The Coalition Government has committed…