Not even COVID is going to stop local small businesses as Member for Glass House Andrew Powell excitedly announces the re-launching of the Glass House Small Business Awards.
A small business owner with family ties to the Maleny area is the new face of Labor in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland. Deputy Opposition Leader Tim Mulherin, in the Hinterland to announce Brent Hampstead as Labor’s candidate for Glass House, said Mr Hampstead held the strong Labor values locals would expect from a candidate. “Brent’s […]
Glass House’s Eudlo State School and Palmwoods Kindergarten Association are among those who were successful under the latest round of State Government community funding. It’s part of millions of dollars provided across Queensland through the Gambling Community Benefit Fund and the Jupiters Casino Community Benefit Fund. Member for Glass House, Andrew Powell MP, said the […]
Andrew Powell MP is encouraging Glass House residents to buy locally this festive season to help bolster small business sales and support local jobs. “The countdown to Christmas has well and truly begun and local businesses, particularly small businesses need our support,” Mr Powell said. “Small business is the backbone of Queensland’s four pillar economy, […]
The Glass House electorate has been a big winner with the Maleny Wood Expo receiving funding support under the latest round of the Tourism and Events Queensland Regional Development Program Local Member, Andrew Powell MP said this support would be of great benefit to the Glass House electorate assisting to drive tourism. “The Maleny […]
Sport and recreation clubs throughout Queensland are being encouraged to apply for funding to improve their services and facilities, with the Newman Government launching round two of its Get Going and Get Playing programs. Get Going and Get Playing are two of three programs that make up the government’s Get in the Game initiative. Mr Powell said the initial response was […]
Over $300,00 in grants have been allocated to community groups across the state electorates of Maroochydore and Glasshouse. Nearly a quarter of a million dollars in grants to local community groups has been welcomed by Member for Maroochydore Fiona Simpson. Ms Simpson said the allocation of $228,351 for 11 local community groups under the […]
The fourth annual Glass House Volunteer Awards were held today recognising the contribution by many volunteers across the Glass House electorate. Member for Glass House, Andrew Powell MP held his annual ceremony and afternoon tea to coincide with National Volunteers Week as a way of saying ‘thank you’ to the many volunteers in his community. […]
The Maleny Wood Expo has received received a $16,000 funding boost from the Queensland Government under the latest round of the Events Queensland Regional Development Program (EQRDP)
Member for Glass House, Andrew Powell MP is challenging residents to shop locally and purchase 100 percent of their Christmas needs from small businesses.