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…

USC PETRIE CAMPUS STARTING TO BECOME A REALITY

Construction of the University of the Sunshine Coast’s Petrie Campus is gaining momentum with the opening of the state of the art precinct now only 18 months away. Federal Member for Dickson Peter Dutton, Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth and Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham attended the site today to mark the…

NEW ROUND TO ELIMINATE MOBILE BLACK SPOTS

The local communities of Cashmere, Dayboro, Highvale, Samford and Wights Mountain benefited from the last round of the Mobile Black Spot Program receiving funding to construct towers to improve mobile phone coverage. Now there is another opportunity for communities to identify additional areas for improved Mobile phone coverage across the Dickson electorate. The  next round…