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…

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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…

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TRANSCRIPT – INTERVIEW WITH BEN FORDHAM – 2GB

TRANSCRIPT THE HON PETER DUTTON MP INTERVIEW WITH BEN FORDHAM, RADIO 2GB, SYDNEY 19 April 2021 Subjects: Meritorious Unit Citation; Royal Commission into defence and veteran suicide; Anzac Day marches.   BEN FORDHAM:   Peter Dutton has blocked a move to strip special forces troops of citations from Afghanistan. Three thousand soldiers were set to…

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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…

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OPENING OF HEADSPACE STRATHPINE TO IMPROVE YOUTH MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES

Young people in Strathpine and the surrounding region can now access free or low-cost Medicare services through headspace Strathpine, which opened its doors today.   The Australian Government-funded service is a holistic mental health service for young people aged 12-25, and provides mental health, physical health (including sexual health), alcohol and other drugs or work…

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SAMFORD COMMUNITY HUB OFFICIALLY OPENED

Samford is about to become a hive of activity for community groups, residents and start-ups with the new $4.45 million Samford Community Hub precinct officially opened today. The jointly funded project between the Australian Government and Moreton Bay Regional Council will provide a home for community organisations and foster the next wave of innovation in…

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