Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

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FairPlay Round 3 vouchers now available

FairPlay Round 3 vouchers now available

8 July, 2020 – Attention Stafford sports clubs and players – get in quick. FairPlay Round 3 vouchers are now available for up to 73,000 eligible Queensland kids between the ages of 5-17 years, to get out and active, while…
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Online video series to boost health and wellbeing

Health and Wellbeing Queensland online video series

6 July, 2020 – Health and Wellbeing Queensland has launched a new 8-part web series that investigates and celebrates the essential ingredients for living well. Join presenter, Jillian Whiting, some well-known identities, health professionals and everyday Queenslanders on a journey…
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Queensland Mental Health Week event grants

Queensland Mental Health Week

1 July, 2020 – Applications for the Queensland Mental Health Week (QMHW) community event grants program are now open. There are five different amounts that organisations can apply for, ranging from $500 to $2,500, to support events or activities during…
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COVID-SAFE Active Clubs Kickstart grants

COVID Safe Clubs grants deadline extended

22 June, 2020 – DEADLINE EXTENDED on COVID-SAFE Active Clubs Kickstart applications until June 30, 2020! This program will provide up to 7,000 community clubs with a $2,000 boost to help them get back to playing sport and remain COVID-Safe….
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Community Road Safety Grants

Community Road Safety Grants

3 June, 2020 – Do you have an idea to improve road safety in your local community? The Department of Transport and Main Roads (Queensland) is offering up to $20,000 grant funding for community road safety projects. The funding is…
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Buying QLD & Backing QLD Jobs

Small Business Procurement

2 June, 2020 – The Palaszczuk Government has announced our commitment to engaging local small and medium businesses for at least 25% of government spend on goods and services. This is expected to provide around $4.1 billion per year for…
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Big news – Community sport is back from June 13

Community Sport

27 May, 2020 – As Queensland clubs warm up for the return of community sport, the Palaszczuk Government is ensuring the coming season is COVID-safe, with a $51.3 million Return to Play recovery assistance package. Local sports clubs and communities…
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Tough Mine Safety Laws

mine safety laws

25 May, 2020 – The Palaszczuk Government’s recent mine safety reforms have made our state’s mining laws even tougher. Mine and quarry company executives now face up to 20 years in jail or fines of up to $13 million if…
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Premier’s Reading Challenge – get reading!

Premiers Reading Challenge, Stafford

13 May, 2020 – The Premier’s Reading Challenge has kicked off. We want all children from Prep to Year 9 around the state to have a strong foundation in literacy and that’s what the Premier’s Reading Challenge is all about….
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Footbridge works at Alderley Station

Alderley Footbridge Works May 2020

8 May, 2020 – The Alderley station footbridge and lifts will be temporarily closed from 7am Monday 11th May to 5pm Friday 15th May while Queensland Rail carries out flooring works. During the works, pedestrian access between the station platforms…
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Jobs and clean energy to flow from new solar farm

Western Downs Green Power Hub

7 May, 2020 – The Palaszczuk Government has announced a major boost for regional renewable energy jobs with work to start in July on Australia’s biggest solar farm near Chinchilla. Neoen has signed a power purchase agreement with publicly-owned CleanCo…
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Mother’s Day Photo Competition

Mothers Day Photo Competition

5 May, 2020 – It’s Mother’s Day this Sunday. Prep to Year 6 students of Stafford electorate – send in a photo to show how you’re helping Mum during COVID-19 lockdown, and you could WIN her a pamper pack for…
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Rail maintenance track closures

Rail Maintenance Track Closures

2 May, 2020 – Tracks will be closed on the Inner City & Ferny Grove lines on Monday 4 May, from 9:30pm to allow Queensland Rail to carrying out maintenance works. Tracks will also close for maintenance from 9:30pm on…
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Temporary road closure, Mina Pde, Alderley

Mina Parade temporary road closure

15 April, 2020 – Mina Parade will be temporarily closed, between Frederick and Wakefield Streets, Alderley, from Friday 17 to Monday 20 April, 2020 while the Frederick Street bridge is being demolished. A detour will be in place with traffic…
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2020 EKKA cancelled

2020 EKKA cancelled

9 April, 2020 – The Ekka has been called off this year in the best interests of public health. It’s just the third time in the Ekka’s 143-year history that the show has been cancelled. It was previously cancelled in…
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Dr Anthony Lynham MP MEMBER FOR STAFFORD, MINISTER FOR STATE DEVELOPMENT, MINISTER FOR NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINES