Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

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Queensland hits major Child Safety reform milestones

Child Protection Week 2018

26 September, 2018 – Everyone has a role to play in keeping Queensland children safe, and protecting our children and young people is everyone’s business. The Queensland Government is working incredibly hard to make sure our child protection system is…
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National Police Remembrance Day 2018

National Police Remembrance Day

26 September, 2018 – This Friday, 28th September, we pause to honour, remember and thank those police officers whose lives have been lost while performing their duties. Candlelight vigils, marches and memorial services will be held around the state. In…
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Koala protection in the spotlight

Currumbin Wildlife Hospital

25 September, 2018 – Queenslanders recently celebrated National Threatened Species Day – a chance to acknowledge the positive work being undertaken to protect our wildlife, while continuing to raise awareness. Koala protection is of key importance to the Palaszczuk Government’s…
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Inaugural Queensland Youth Engagement Panel

Queensland Youth Engagement Panel

24 September, 2018 – I invite young Queenslanders aged 16-25 to help shape our State’s future by joining the Queensland Youth Engagement Panel (QYEP). This is a chance to be a voice for young people and influence government policy development…
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4WD suspension and lift laws

4WD suspension and lift laws

20 September, 2018 – There has been some confusion in recent media reports and online posts about supposed changes to Queensland’s lift modification laws and their links to a recent police operation. No recent changes have been made to Queensland’s…
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More power bills cuts on card for Queenslanders

Talking Energy

20 September, 2018 – Queensland households and small businesses could be paying around $50 less for their electricity poles and wires from 2020. Ergon Energy and Energex have proposed the one-off cut in draft forward plans released for public consultation….
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CleanCo to make power bills cheaper

Cleanco

20 September, 2018 – We have already made great progress on keeping power prices low in Queensland, due in large part to our commitment to keep our assets in public hands – now we’re establishing CleanCo. CleanCo will become Queensland’s…
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Skilling 32,000 Queenslanders for Work

skilling Queenslanders for work

19 September, 2018 – The Skilling Queenslanders for Work initiative is living up to its name, with more than 32,800 people assisted into training and jobs. Skilling Queenslanders for Work funds skills development, training and job opportunities for unemployed, disengaged…
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Digital grants for small businesses

Small Business Digital Grants Program

19 September, 2018 – Small businesses are the engine room of our State’s diverse economy and investing in them leads to more local jobs. We are helping small businesses grow and create even more jobs with the opening of the…
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Delivering better housing – Residential Services

Residential Housing

19 September, 2018 – More than 8,000 Queenslanders live in residential services such as boarding houses, affordable seniors’ accommodation, or supported accommodation. Recent legislation changes will increase protection for residents living in these services by improving the standard of accommodation…
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Water safety program for swim season

Water Safety

14 September, 2018 The Palaszczuk Government will commit $3.68 million annually to increase and expand swimming and water safety programs for Queensland students so that 100 per cent of our state primary schools will have a water safety and/or learn…
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Wedding Ceremony Rooms Showcase

RBDM wedding ceremony rooms

14 September, 2018 – If you and your partner are thinking about getting married and are looking for a more affordable option, then consider the panoramic wedding ceremony rooms situated high above Brisbane city at the Registry of Births, Deaths…
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GCBF Round 96 – successful Stafford recipients

Chermside Local Ambulance Committee

13 September, 2018 – Congratulations to Stafford’s successful grant recipients for Round 96 of the Gambling Community Benefit Fund (GCBF). Burnie Brae, Crime Stoppers, Chermside Local Ambulance Committee (pictured), and Mobile Attendant Care Service are among 650 community organisations across…
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Disability Action Week 2018

Disability Action Week 2018

13 September, 2018 – 1 in 5 Queenslanders has a disability, and disability touches the lives of most of us in some way. This week we’re celebrating Disability Action Week and acknowledging the important contribution people with disability make to…
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Dr Anthony Lynham MP MEMBER FOR STAFFORD, MINISTER FOR STATE DEVELOPMENT, MINISTER FOR NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINES