Slipper calls for feedback from the local fishing industry and community on the new Commonwealth Marine Reserve Network Former Speaker and Member for Fisher, Peter Slipper has called for feedback from the Sunshine Coast fishing industry and community on the proposed changes to the Commonwealth’s Marine Reserve Network. Mr Slipper is writing to local seafood […]
Independent Federal Member for Fisher Peter Slipper has released a statement indicating his increasing concern for those on the Coast doing it tough. In his statement Mr Slipper says, “Over the course of the last few months I have been contacted by an increasing number of my constituents detailing their day to day struggles – […]
Former Speaker and Sunshine Coast MP Peter Slipper has called for a vote against de-amalgamation when Noosa voters vote on Saturday in a referendum on the future of the Sunshine Coast. In a statement Mr Slipper has said, “It would be both sad and economically damaging if Noosa voted to leave the Sunshine Coast. For […]
The local Member for Fisher, Peter Slipper said there is an opportunity for promising junior sportsmen and sportswomen to apply for Local Sporting Champions grants.
Member for Fisher Peter Slipper is encouraging local tourism operators to apply for the Regional Development Fund (TIRF) Grants Program
The Sunshine Coast Daily is alleging that one of their reporters had their phone thrown into the scrub while videoing at a media conference today on the site of the proposed Kawana Hospital to announce proposed training facilities being sought for the Coast.
The Sunshine Coast is one step closer to becoming home to a world‐class Training and Vocational Education Centre, thanks to the efforts of an Expression of Interest submitted by Sunshine Coast TAFE.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives and Member for Fisher Peter Slipper is continuing his quest to ensure the expansion of the Bruce Highway to six lanes is top priority for government.
Today the House of Representatives passed the government package of legislation to amend the Private Health Insurance Rebate legislation. Peter Slipper has expressed his regret in not being able to vote against the bill.
After meeting with Minister for Main Roads, Fisheries and Marine Infrastructure Craig Wallace, Member for Fisher and Speaker of the House of Representatives Peter Slipper has been successful in stopping the proposed closures of on/off ramps along a 7km strip along the Bruce Highway.