BUDGET PROVES LABOR IS NO FRIEND OF SMALL BUSINESS

Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta said the Federal Budget offered little or nothing for small businesses in Bonner about to be whacked by the world’s biggest carbon tax. “The Gillard Government has shown that its got no feel for small business, offering nothing new in the budget  to provide immediate relief to struggling businesses…

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National Families Week – AUSTRALIAN FAMILIES UNDER PRESSURE

“National Families Week is a great opportunity to reflect on the importance of all families in Bonner,” said Ross Vasta, Federal Member for Bonner today.   National Families Week will be held from Tuesday, 15 May to Monday, 21 May 2012 and will coincide with International Families Day on Tuesday, 15 May 2012.   “Wayne…

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Budget Reply 2012 – Restoring Hope, Reward and Opportunity

Ross Vasta, Federal Member for Bonner said Budget week has demonstrated that the Coalition offers a very clear economic plan for Bonner and the people of Australia.   “The Coalition has demonstrated it has a strong plan for economic growth; and the plan starts with abolishing the carbon tax”, said Ross Vasta.   “Abolishing the…

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Brisbane Airport Community Information Session

Brisbane Airport Corporation is holding a community information session as part of its commitment to community engagement. The Brisbane Airport Community Information Sessions are designed to give local residents the opportunity to have their questions about the Brisbane airport answered one-on-one. Stations are set up around the room on key topics of interest such as…

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2012 YMCA Queensland Youth Parliament

Applications for the 2012 YMCA Queensland Youth Parliament are now open to allow 15-25 year olds in Queensland a chance to be proactive on important issues to them. Applications close on Friday February 24. The YMCA Queensland Youth Parliament is an apolitical state-wide program that gives young people the opportunity to speak out about what…

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Labor Budget Breaks Key Promise on Mental Health

Be proactive, not reactive. Last summer saw Queensland battered cyclones and storms, the human and financial cost of which is still being counted. As we push ahead into yet another summer of unpredictable whether I would like to remind residents to be mindful of the steps they can actively take to prepare for storm season.…

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Be Active and Walk to School! Says Ross Vasta MP

Telstra are hosting a community meeting to help Telstra customers stay in tune with what the company is doing. On the 14th of December 2011, Brisbane customers will have the opportunity to meet Telstra’s senior local management face-to-face at an interactive customer open session. Representatives from Telstra Country Wide, Telstra Business and Telstra Operations, Network…

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