CCTV Cameras to Improve Road Safety

New CCTV cameras are being installed at high traffic volume roads in our community. The cameras will be closely monitored by operators to adjust traffic signal operations and reduce delays where possible.   We’re improving road safety and reducing congestion at the following locations: Anzac Avenue and Brays Road, Kallangur. South Pine Road and Leitchs…

Australian National Flag Day

  Australian National Flag Day is an opportunity for individuals, community organisations, local authorities, businesses and schools to celebrate with pride the anniversary of the Australian National Flag. Australian National Flag Day, proclaimed in 1996 as a national day, celebrates the first time the flag was flown on 3 September 1901.  On that day Prime Minister Edmund…

Celebrating Australian National Flag Day

Celebrating Australian National Flag Day All Australians are encouraged to fly or display the Australian National Flag to celebrate Australian National Flag Day on 3 September each year. Australian National Flag Day is an opportunity for individuals, community organisations, local authorities, businesses and schools to celebrate with pride the anniversary of the Australian National Flag.…

National Science Week Events

14-22 August is National Science Week and I encourage residents in our community to get involved in a local event where possible. In 2021 there will be online events, virtual tours and experiences, DIY science and home-based activities held all around Australia. And there are some in-person events planned in line with local pandemic restrictions.…

MOUNT NEBO ROAD UPGRADES TO SAVE LIVES

Residents and tourists visiting Mount Nebo have today received a major road safety boost with two dangerous black spots on Mount Nebo Road set to be upgraded through the 2021-22 funding round of the Morrison Government’s Black Spot Program.   Over $1.17 million is being invested to upgrade the notorious Goat Track and Mount Nebo…

New Funding: Youngs Crossing Upgrade

Over 4,000 people responded to the community consultation process and more than two thirds backed Option 1, to use the existing road alignment. Thanks to this strong community support, I have been able to secure an additional $25 million funding boost from the Morrison Government for this vital safety and congestion-busting project. The upgrade will improve safety, vehicle…

Statement

I would like to take this opportunity to thank the hard working men and women of the Home Affairs Department led by Mike Pezzullo and its portfolio agencies for the incredible work they do to keep Australians safe. Secretary Pezzullo has served both sides of politics, but his first priority is to serve our country…