COALITION BACKS YOUNG SPORTING CHAMPIONS

Young athletes across Dickson are set to receive a boost thanks to the Australian Government’s Local Sporting Champions grant.   The Local Sporting Champions grant program provides athletes, coaches and officials with an opportunity to apply for a $500 funding grant to go towards travel, accommodation, uniforms or equipment when attending endorsed state, national or…

ANZAC DAY COMMEMORATIONS IN TURKEY

I am honoured to represent the Australian Government at this year’s Anzac Day commemorations in Turkey from 24-25 April. I will represent Australia at a number of memorial services and deliver the commemorative address at the Anzac Day Dawn Service and the Australian Memorial Service at Lone Pine. I look forward to paying my deep…

IMPROVED MOBILE COVERAGE FOR DICKSON

Dickson is set for improved mobile communications after five areas in the electorate were selected as priority locations as part of the Coalition Government’s $220 million Mobile Black Spot Program. This announcement delivers on the Coalition’s commitment to address the coverage issues identified at Cashmere, Dayboro, Highvale, Samford and Wights Mountain in Dickson. 106 priority…

REDUCING CONGESTION ON THE BRUCE HIGHWAY

The Turnbull Government will prioritise a vital upgrade to the Bruce Highway, ensuring Brisbane motorists have faster and more direct access to and from the highway. The federal government has today made a commitment to fund 80 per cent of an upgrade to the Bruce Highway at Murrumba Downs, specifically creating direct access for motorists…