Queensland Plan Forum…

On the 19th June, Member for Chatsworth Steve Minnikin, will be hosting a Queensland Plan Community Forum. The Queensland Plan is a bipartisan initative, with the aim of building a 30 year strategic plan for Queensland. I encourage you to visit http://queenslandplan.qld.gov.au/ to learn more about the plan.The forum will be open to all members of…

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National Reconciliation Week 27 May-3 June

National Reconciliation Week is the time to build better relationships between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and other Australians-and a time to come together to acknowledge the enormous contributions that Australia’s First Peoples have made to shape our nation. Dreamtime at the ‘G’in 2005 Essendon Football Club joined with the AFL, Richmond Football Club,…

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Mt Gravatt Challenge

 On 2 June 2013 the inaugural MT GRAVATT CHALLENGE hosted by the Rotary Club of Mt Gravatt will be held, bringing with it the opportunity for members of the community to challenge themselves against the Mountain and support a great cause at the same time.The walking/jogging or running course starts at the base of Mount…

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BUDGET 2013: MORE DEBT, MORE CHAOS, MORE SPIN SAYS ROSS VASTA

This year’s Budget delivers more debt, more deficits, more taxes, more broken promises and more uncertainty said Ross Vasta Member for Bonner.   “At a time when Australians are desperately seeking stable and competent economic management, the Budget just delivers more chaos, debt and spin”, said Ross Vasta.   “For Bonner families, this Budget does…

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National Palliative Care Week

Member for Bonner encourages everyone to make Palliative Care their business in 2013.   National Palliative Care Week is from 19 May to 25 May 2013 and during this period Palliative Care Australia wants to remind the community about the importance of palliative care with a special focus towards asking everyone to think about how…

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Thanks a Million- National Volunteers Week 13-19 May

This week is National Volunteers Week. It is a way to thank volunteers who freely give their time and energy helping in their communities. “Volunteers are the backbone of many organisations and our communities would not be the same without them,” Ross Vasta said.   Whether it be the volunteer coach for a kids sporting…

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