The Liberal National Government will invest $12 million over three years to support the construction of a new Sunshine Coast Health Foundation Accommodation Hub to help families whose loved ones are receiving treatment in hospital.
Federal Member for Fisher Andrew Wallace has launched a community campaign to bust congestion around Caloundra after calls from local residents frustrated by the Queensland Government’s continuing failure to improve their roads in our region. Mr Wallace said that while the Federal Government had committed $3.4 billion in the past two years toward reducing congestion […]
Senator the Hon Senator Michaelia Cash, The Minister for Small and Family Business, Skills and Vocational Education is visiting the Sunshine Coast today, at the invitation of the Andrew Wallace – LNP Federal Member for Fisher, as part of her small business tour of Australia. Minister Cash is visiting Australia Zoo where she will meet […]
Work is now underway on an Australian-first engineering solution for the Bruce Highway Upgrade between Caloundra Road and the Sunshine Motorway. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack said the first of 36 concrete bridge piles were recently completed for the nation’s first Diverging Diamond Interchange (DDI). “Around Australia the Liberal […]
The Sunshine Coast Mayor Mark Jamieson has come out this afternoon responding to the constant agitation by local State and Federal members of parliament with respect to Council’s intentions with respect to a casino on the Sunshine Coast. “In recent months, there have been numerous statements made by certain State and Federal Members of Parliament […]
[Video] A third of the people in the Cabinet, who run the country, have said they CAN’T WORK with the current Prime Minister. Over the past three months we’ve seen the backbone of this government lose faith … IN THEMSELVES. What we need is unity, confidence and competence. The public wants an election so we […]
**updated**Queensland Greens in the federal seat of Fisher will hold a day of action on Saturday (June 29) to highlight the truth about solar energy. The Greens candidate for Fisher, Garry Claridge said about 24,000 households in the electorate had solar energy systems. The installation and maintenance of solar systems provides a lot of employment […]
By Michelle Grattan, University of Canberra Mal Brough, centre of the storm over a crass restaurant joke. This started as a tale of how Julia Gillard overplayed the gender card, suffered a backlash, and then was saved by the appearance of a sexist menu from a Liberal fundraiser, that referred to her body parts […]
Member for Fisher Peter Slipper has been elected unopposed as the new Speaker of the House of Representatives after the shock resignation of Speaker Harry Jenkins earlier this morning.