Funding for C&K Tingalpa & District Kindergarten to upgrade bathroom facilities

A much-needed upgrade of bathroom facilities at C&K Tingalpa & District Kindergarten has been completed thanks to a $6,348 grant provided through the Australian Government’s Stronger Communities Programme. Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta, said he was proud to have helped the not-for-profit community kindergarten secure the grant for local families. “I congratulate the staff…

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GRANTS AVAILABLE FOR EX-SERVICE ORGANISATIONS IN BONNER

Local ex-service organisations can now apply for Building Excellence in Support and Training (BEST) grants and Grants-in-Aid, Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta said today. “These grants help ex-service organisations provide vital advocacy services for current and former serving men and women which help veterans with their compensation claims and also ensure they get correct…

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FINAL DESIGN UNVEILED FOR GREEN CAMP ROAD UPGRADE

Brisbane City Council is getting on with the job of ensuring residents get home quicker and safer, with the final designs released for a major upgrade of the Green Camp Road corridor.  Infrastructure Chairman Amanda Cooper said the $28 million upgrade project, which was jointly funded with the Australian Government, would deliver vital infrastructure for…

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Vasta Delivers Lindum Station Crossing Petition to Deputy PM

Federal Member for Bonner Ross Vasta has spent the last three months tirelessly petitioning the community to support his campaign calling for action on the disastrous Lindum Station Crossing. Collecting more than 4,500 signatures Mr Vasta then transported the petition to Canberra last week and hand delivered it to the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister…

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Locals Lining Up to Have a Shoot at New Netball Courts

Wondall Heights State School’s new netball courts are currently undergoing some much needed resurfacing works and already they’ve got local groups lining up to take to the courts. Thanks to the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Programme, Bonner Federal Member Ross Vasta advocated for the school and secured $18,094 for the parents and community group to…

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SUPPORTING UNPAID CARERS IN BONNER

Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta said unpaid carers in his electorate would benefit from $85.6 million in additional funding for support services. Mr Vasta said the new support services were in recognition of the important contribution unpaid carers were providing to their families, the community, and the nation. “The Turnbull Government will provide a…

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BONNER BENEFITING FROM WORK FOR THE DOLE

The Labor Party must commit to Work for the Dole. Their continued suggestions that a Labor government will scrap this program and prevent thousands of Australians from improving their chances of getting a job are alarming. Work for the Dole is a vital part of the Turnbull Government’s commitment to creating jobs for Australians. It…

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NEW HEARING CENTRE FOR BONNER

Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta MP welcomed the unveiling of Australian Hearing’s flagship store in Mt Gravatt today.  The new Australian Hearing centre features an interactive reception area, activity zones, revamped consulting rooms and spaces to interact with the latest hearing technology.  Mr Vasta said Australian Hearing’s clients told them they wanted a more…

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