MOBILE SERVICES DELIVERED TO DAYBORO

Golden Wattle is hitting the road to give people in Dayboro and across Queensland easy access to government services. Staff on board have delivered Centrelink, Medicare and Child Support services to almost 150,000 customers since 2006. Golden Wattle is one of two 20 tonne trucks run by the Department of Human Services and has travelled…

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SUPPORTING LOCAL SENIORS TO STAY HEALTHY AND LIVE LONGER THROUGH THE DICKSON SENIORS’ EXPO

The 2019 Dickson Seniors’ Expo was all about promoting health and wellbeing for seniors with over 60 local service providers and thousands of local seniors attending. The Guest speaker at the Expo was local legend and Samford TerryWhite Chemmart Owner Karen Brown. Under Karen’s leadership, TerryWhite Samford was awarded the prestigious TerryWhite Chemmart of the…

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BLACK SPOT PROGRAM FUNDS TO SAVE LIVES IN DICKSON

Residents of the Dickson electorate received a major road safety boost today with the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government announcing it will invest $830,000 to fix a dangerous intersection under the 2019–20 Black Spot Program. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack announced Queensland would receive an additional $10.4…

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FEDERAL GREEN LIGHT FOR ‘SMART’ BRUCE HIGHWAY

Motorists in Dickson will be getting home sooner and safer after the Morrison Government signed off on $13.36 million in funding to support the transformation of the Bruce Highway between Gateway Motorway and Caloundra Road Interchange into a ‘smart’ freeway. Federal Member for Dickson Peter Dutton said ‘managed motorway’ technology would bust congestion and reduce travel…

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DICKSON SCHOOLS INVITED TO SHARE IN NEW FUNDING

Schools in Dickson are set to benefit from a new Morrison Government initiative that allows them to self-identify and nominate projects for a share of federal funding. The Federal Member for Dickson Peter Dutton says money is available for local schools to fund projects that benefit students and the school community. Mr Dutton said up…

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2019 Dickson Seniors Expo

  THE 2019 DICKSON SENIORS EXPO IS COMING!  I am pleased to once again be hosting the Dickson Seniors Expo with the help of the Dickson Seniors Council. This is the 16th edition of the expo and looks to be an absolute cracker! Packed full of show stalls, entertainment, guest speakers, lucky door prizes and…

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INVESTMENT IN GROWTH FOR LAWNTON STATE SCHOOL

A re-elected Morrison Government will provide financial support to build a new school hall at Lawnton State School. Federal Member for Dickson Peter Dutton said the Coalition would commit $2.5 million for the project. “Communities in the Dickson electorate have grown rapidly in recent years and that means growing student populations in our schools,” Mr…

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INVESTMENT IN GROWTH FOR PATRICKS ROAD STATE SCHOOL

Growing pupil numbers at Patricks Road State School have put pressure on the school’s facilities and a re-elected Morrison Government will commit financial support to expansion at the school. Federal Member for Dickson Peter Dutton said a Coalition Government would provide $1,750,000 which would enable a major expansion of the school’s hall to accommodate a…

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