SUPPORT FOR SAMFORD NETBALLERS

A re-elected Morrison Government will provide financial support to Samford Netball Club to repair their damaged courts.  Federal Member for Dickson Peter Dutton says a Federal Coalition Government would provide $20,000 needed to complete resurfacing courts that were damaged by vandalism.  “Samford’s Netball Club is an important part of the community keeping kids active and…

HILLS DISTRICT PCYC SET TO BE REVAMPED

The Hills District PCYC will be able to significantly upgrade their community facilities, thanks to a Coalition Government grant. The $450,000 federal commitment will ensure the overhaul and extension of the existing facility can go ahead. The project will be delivered through the Community Development Grants Program. As part of the upgrades, the aged outdoor…

FEDERAL FUNDING FOR THE SAMFORD COMUNITY HUB

Samford residents and community groups will soon have a dedicated facility to support their community activities. The Federal Member for Dickson Peter Dutton announced today that the Morrison Coalition Government would provide $2,225,250 for the Samford Community Hub to be built on the old CSIRO site just outside Samford Village. Mr Dutton made the announcement…

BETTER SUPPORT FOR CHILDREN WITH AUTISM

Children with autism and their families will soon have access to greater support in Brisbane with work starting on the new North Brisbane and Pine Rivers Autism Hub. The world-class facility will provide individual programs for up to 60 children with autism spectrum disorders and comprise four early intervention classrooms, a motor skills room and…

Asylum seeker children off Nauru

Very few people experience the near impossible choices a Border Protection Minister must make. When Chris Bowen and Tony Burke had the responsibility when Labor was last in power, they received regular calls advising them that a people smugglers boat had sunk and women and kids had drowned or been mauled by sharks in open…

2019 Dickson Community Awards

The 2019 Dickson Awards have seen outstanding local residents rewarded for their hard work and dedication to make our community. With a wide range of award winners, each making a unique contribution, 2019 has been one of the biggest years yet. The 2019 Citizen of the Year is Carmel Bond, a stalwart of the Dayboro…