$1.6 MILLION AGED CARE BOOST TO BENEFIT BONNER SENIORS

Residential aged care providers across Bonner will receive an additional $1.61 million to support the care of their residents, as Morrison Government investments in aged care totalling $467 million take effect from this month (20 March 2019). Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta said this equates to an average additional $1800 per resident, which is…

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$150 MILLION FOR GROUND BREAKING STEM CELL RESEARCH

The Liberal National Government is investing $150 million to advance stem cell research that could potentially grow kidneys, repair damaged spinal cords and cure dementia for patients in Bonner. Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta said the establishment of the $150 million 10-year Australian Stem Cell Therapies Mission, funded through the Government’s landmark Medical Research Future…

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MAJOR UPGRADE COMPLETED FOR GREEN CAMP ROAD CORRIDOR

Brisbane City Council has completed a major upgrade of the Green Camp Road corridor, reducing congestion and improving safety for all road users. Lord Mayor Graham Quirk said the upgrade was part of Council’s $1.3 billion investment to tackle traffic congestion across Brisbane. “Council is taking real action on congestion across the city, with 90…

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MORE ADVOCACY AND SUPPORT FOR BONNER NDIS PARTICIPANTS

The Morrison Government today announced a $6.5 million funding boost for National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) Appeals providers and to continue the National Disability Advocacy Program (NDAP) Decision Support Pilot. Minister for Families and Social Services, Paul Fletcher today announced additional funding of $160,000 to Queensland Advocacy Inc and an additional $65,000 for Speaking up…

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DELIVERING FOR BAYSIDE UNITED FOOTBALL CLUB

Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta is delivering for Bayside sporting women. Mr Vasta has today announced $580,000 for Bayside United Football Club to build female amenities, female referee facilities and a parent’s room at the Bayside sporting club. Mr Vasta said this is an important project for the Bayside community and was proud the…

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LOCALS SET TO BENEFIT FROM PHYSICAL ACTIVITY FUNDING IN MT GRAVATT

The Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta has welcomed the investment into local sporting infrastructure as part of the second $30 million round of the Coalition’s Community Sport Infrastructure Program. Mr Vasta secured $187,686 for Mt Gravatt Vultures AFL club to upgrade night lighting, install field irrigation systems and construct coaching boxes and spectator facilities.…

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