Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

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North Queensland flood appeal – Donate now

North Queensland flood appeal

6 February, 2019 – The Premier recently launched the Queensland Flood appeal and kick-started it with $200,000 from the State Government. North Queensland residents affected by flooding urgently need our help. You can make a donation through The Australian Red…
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Queensland Small Business Week 2019 Event Grants

STEYR Motors Australia

19 February, 2019 – Queensland Small Business Week (QSBW) is a state-wide week of events and activities, from 27-31 May, that aims to give small business owners the opportunity to learn and acquire new ideas, skills and tools to take…
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Using water wisely

Using water wisely

9 February, 2019 – Over January, people living in South East Queensland averaged about 50 litres per person per day. Currently the region’s combined dam levels are 72.5%, which is slightly less than the same time last year. It’s been…
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Queensland Greats Awards 2019 – nominations now open

Queensland Greats Awards

13 February, 2019 – Do you know someone or an organisation who has made a significant contribution to the history and development of our state? Nominations are now open for this year’s Queensland Greats Awards in the following categories: Individual…
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Stay cool and hydrated this Summer

Stay hydrated this summer

12 February, 2018 – One of the biggest health concerns during hot weather is dehydration and other heat-related conditions. Anybody can be at risk of heat-related illness but infants, the elderly, pregnant and breastfeeding women, and people with some pre-existing…
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Apprentices bolstering electricity industry

2019 Energex apprentices

8 February, 2018 – Queensland’s electricity industry has its eye on the future with 119 apprentices kicking off their careers with our state’s publicly-owned electricity businesses. These apprentices will become important members of teams across the state who ensure Queensland’s…
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Renewable energy lights up Queensland

Susan River Solar Farm

7 February, 2018 – Another 95 megawatts of solar power will soon be lighting up Queensland with the recent opening of Elliott Green Power’s $175 million Susan River Solar Farm on the Fraser Coast. During its construction phase, 80 per…
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Explorers take up the hunt for new resource projects

6 February, 2019 – I recently announced the successful tenderers for minerals and coal tenders in the state’s world-leading North West Minerals Province and the Bowen and Surat basins. Unlocking land for resource exploration – whether it is to uncover…
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Trees and powerlines

Energex crews tree trimming

6 February, 2019 – Large trees (over 4m) that interfere with powerlines can cause blackouts and are a safety risk, particularly during storm season. Energex is required by law to maintain clearance zones around powerlines. Energex contractors trim trees but…
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$20M upgrade work for Ewen Maddock Dam

Ewen Maddock Dam

4 February, 2019 – Construction work for the upgrade of Ewen Maddock Dam – one of the Sunshine Coast’s key drinking water dams – will begin in August this year. The upgrade will ensure it is able to continue to…
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Queensland Rail night works – Enoggera to Wilston

Queensland Rail night works, Enoggera to Wilston, Feb 2019

3 February, 2019 – To support maintenance activities which keep our rail network safe and reliable, Queensland Rail will carry out rail replacement works, including welding, between Enoggera and Wilston stations, overnight from 10pm Wednesday 6th February to 5am Thursday…
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Nominate now for 2019 YMCA QLD Youth Parliament

YMCA Queensland Youth Parliament

30 January, 2019 – If you’re aged 15-25 and want to get involved and represent Stafford then I encourage you to nominate for the 2019 YMCA Queensland Youth Parliament (QYP). Now in its 24th year, QYP is an opportunity for…
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Dr Anthony Lynham MP MEMBER FOR STAFFORD, MINISTER FOR STATE DEVELOPMENT, MINISTER FOR NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINES