SAFER COMMUNITIES FOR THE NORTHSIDE

Northside residents will benefit from increased safety and security when exploring the Redcliffe Peninsula shared pathway thanks to the Turnbull Government’s Safer Communities Fund. The Federal Member for Dickson Peter Dutton and the Federal Member for Petrie Luke Howarth announced today at Mango Hill $1 million for the Moreton Bay Regional Council to install CCTV…

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$4.5 MILLION FOR NEW AEIOU NORTH SIDE FACILITY

Northside families with autistic children will benefit from an expansion of the AEIOU early intervention program announced on Friday. The Turnbull Government will provide $4.5 million for construction of a new complex at Bald Hills which will enrol at least 50 children. The Prime Minister joined Peter Dutton MP and Luke Howarth MP in Bray…

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BUDGET BOOST FOR OLDER AUSTRALIANS

The Turnbull Government delivered a record $5 billion boost for seniors last week in the 2018 Federal Budget. Under the Government’s comprehensive and fully funded aged care plan, the number of high-level home care packages will rise by 86 per cent to 74,000 over the next five years. The Federal Government will deliver an additional…

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DUTTON DELIVERING STRONGER COMMUNITIES

Turnbull Government extends Stronger Communities Program to a fourth round Dickson organisations will be able to further invest in vital community infrastructure Peter Dutton MP will soon invite local organisations to apply for up to $20,000 in grant funding from a pool of $150,000 in each electorate   The Turnbull Government has committed an additional…

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A STRONG ECONOMIC PLAN SUPPORTING QUEENSLAND

The Turnbull Government is sticking to our plan to build a stronger economy to benefit all Australians. Under the Government’s economic plan; record jobs are being created, investment is rising and the Budget is strengthening. This means that we can guarantee the essential services Australians rely on. The Government’s plan will encourage and reward working…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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