M1 MOTORWAY UPGRADES TO EASE QUEENSLAND CONGESTION

The Turnbull Government is acting to provide critical upgrades to the M1 Motorway to deliver safer, less congested roads for the people of Queensland.  Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta said the $1 billion investment will mean people in Bonner spend less time in traffic and more time with their families, improving the quality of…

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PORT OF BRISBANE STUDY TO CANVASS RAIL LINKS

Queensland’s rail freight needs will soon be drawn into sharp focus with the Australian and Queensland Governments formally agreeing to canvass options on how to best serve one of the nation’s most important ports. A jointly-funded $1.5 million study announced this week will look at the feasibility of options for improved rail freight connections to…

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NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR 2018 BONNER VOLUNTEER AWARDS

Nominations are now open for the 2018 Bonner Volunteer Awards, to help recognise outstanding local volunteers and volunteer groups in the Bonner electorate Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta today encouraged people to nominate individuals and groups that have demonstrated outstanding volunteer qualities, made a significant and lasting contribution to the community, and set a…

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Sports Upgrade on the Way for Mackenzie

Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta today visited Mackenzie State School to congratulate the P&C association on securing a federal funding grant of $6,500. Mr Vasta said he is proud to have been able to fight for the school to secure the funding as part of the federal government’s Strong Communities Programme. The funding will…

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POLLIES AND POLICE TALK CRIME WITH GUMDALE AND WAKERLEY RESIDENTS

More than 35 residents from Gumdale, Wakerley and surrounding suburbs attended a crime mobile office hosted by Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta, and State Member for Chatsworth, Steve Minnikin, at Wakerley Park on Saturday morning. The crime mobile office gave local residents the opportunity to share their crime and safety concerns with local police…

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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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