Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

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Works rescheduled for Newmarket Station footbridge

Newmarket Station temporary footbridge closure

14 March, 2019 – Due to adverse the weather forecast, works have been rescheduled for the footbridge at Newmarket Station. The Abuklea Street station entrance and footbridge at Newmarket station will now be closed from 6:30am Thursday 21 March to…
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Lots of socks for World Down Syndrome Day

Lots of socks for World Down Syndrome Day

21 March, 2019 – March 21st is World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD), a day where people all around the world celebrate the lives and achievements of people with Down syndrome – creating a global voice and advocating for the rights,…
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Westfield Local Heroes grants

20 March, 2019 – Westfield Local Heroes recognises and celebrates individuals who promote social wellbeing and/or harmony in our community through their work, programs or activities, across one or more of the three social values of Family, Youth Opportunity and…
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Grants to help preserve Australian cultural heritage

Community Heritage Grants

18 March, 2018 – Not-for-profit organisations – such as historical societies, regional museums, archives, galleries, public libraries and Indigenous and migrant community groups – can apply for funding of up to $15,000 to help preserve their heritage collections. Community Heritage…
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Biosecurity is everybody’s business

Biosecurity Queensland - fire ants

18 March, 2019 – Biosecurity Queensland is responsible for protecting Queensland’s primary industries, environment and way of life. The agency does this by: Preventing, responding to, and facilitating recovery from pests and diseases Protecting market access Maintaining world-leading animal welfare…
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New wind farm approved on the Western Downs

Wind farm

13 March, 2019 – 56 wind turbines have been approved for a $450 million Renewable Energy Systems wind farm project at Dulacca, 250 km north-west of Toowoomba, which will produce around 240 megawatts of power for the Western Downs. This…
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New laws to protect pay for building subcontractors

building and construction industry security of payment laws

13 March, 2019 – There are over 230,000 Queenslanders who work in our building and construction industry, making an invaluable contribution to our communities and economy. They deserve to be paid for the work they do. I’m proud to be…
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Foster care allowances changes

foster care allowance changes

12 March, 2019 – We all know that a good education is something that sets young people up for a successful life, and we want to make sure that children and young people in care have every opportunity to succeed…
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Grants to help preserve Australian cultural heritage

Community Heritage Grants

12 March, 2018 – Not-for-profit organisations – such as historical societies, regional museums, archives, galleries, public libraries and Indigenous and migrant community groups – can apply for funding of up to $15,000 to help preserve their heritage collections. Community Heritage…
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Innovation grants for businesses

11 March, 2019 – Small-to-medium businesses are eligible for grants of up to $200,000 through round five of the Advance Queensland Ignite Ideas Fund. Since its launch three years ago, we’ve invested $34 million to support almost 270 companies through…
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Veterans’ Memorial Grants Program

veterans memorial grants

6 March, 2019 – A reminder that round one applications for the Queensland Veterans’ Memorial Grants Program close on 10 March 2019. The program funds monuments, memorials and public memorial sites to honour our servicemen and women. Veterans’ groups and…
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Free Digital Ready workshops for Queensland tourism businesses

Queensland Tourism Industry Council - Digital Tourism Workshops

26 February, 2019 – In partnership with the Queensland Tourism Industry Council (QTIC) and Regional Tourism Organisations (RTOs), the Palaszczuk Government is delivering the Business Capability Program – a series of professional development workshops across Queensland aimed at boosting tourism…
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Dr Anthony Lynham MP MEMBER FOR STAFFORD, MINISTER FOR STATE DEVELOPMENT, MINISTER FOR NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINES