Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

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Skilling Queenslanders for Work – applications now open

Skilling Queenslanders for Work

19 August, 2019 – Community-based not-for-profit organisations – applications are now open for the next round of funding for Skilling Queenslanders for Work. Since 2015, this program has assisted more than 24,000 Queenslanders to get a job. Skilling Queenslanders for…
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Seniors Week 2019

Queensland Seniors Week 2019

18 August, 2019 – Queensland Seniors Week, 17-25 August 2019, provides great opportunities to connect with people of all ages. Here is a list of activities in our local area for you to enjoy: Tai Chi Tuesday 20 August, 8.30-9.30am…
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Scams Awareness Week – Are you too smart to be scammed?

Scam Awareness Week

13 August, 2019 – People are now being snared by increasingly sophisticated scams – often using professional-looking emails and websites, and very convincing phone calls and texts. Many Australians believe that they could spot a scam, and would know what…
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National Science Week & Brisbane Science Festival

National Science Week 2019

12 August, 2019 – It’s National Science Week – celebrating science and technology with more than 1,000 events happening around Australia – in schools, universities, research labs, libraries, museums, and science centres. The Brisbane Science Festival will be on at…
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Avoiding paper bill fees

Avoid paying for paper bills

9 August, 2019 – You might not realise that receiving bills in the post could cost you an extra fee! Some companies charge extra for issuing bills (such as electricity, water, gas, telephone, etc.) in paper format – usually it’s…
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Proposed Christmas Eve Part Public Holiday

Proposed Christmas Eve Part Public Holiday

8 August, 2019 – Many of us are in jobs where we don’t have to work on Christmas Eve and we get to spend the night before Christmas with family and friends, or attending religious and community events. But there…
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August is the official start of bushfire season

Queensland Fire and Emergency Services

8 August, 2019 – Bushfire is less of a threat in Brisbane’s northside, nonetheless it’s good practice to clear out leaves and foliage from the roof and gutters (being VERY mindful of powerlines); mow the lawn regularly, and remove dead…
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Container Refund Scheme hits 700 million!

container refund scheme

7 August, 2019 – Almost 700 million drink containers have been returned in Queensland since the Container Refund Scheme kicked off in November last year. That’s approximately $70 million back into Queenslanders’ pockets as well as to our charities, schools,…
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Business grants opportunities

Revival Art & Design Gallery

6 August, 2019 – There are a number of Queensland Government grant programs which provide funding to help local businesses to establish, grow, and employ more staff. Applications are now open for the latest rounds of the Business Growth Fund…
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Shop around and save on SEQ electricity prices

power savings

5 August, 2019 – The Queensland Competition Authority’s (QCA) has published its report for the June 2019 quarter and it shows that electricity prices in south east Queensland have continued to be relatively stable. The report demonstrates that the Palaszczuk…
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Celebrate Multicultural Queensland Month

Multicultural Queensland Month-2019

1 August 2019 – August is Multicultural Queensland Month – our state’s largest multicultural celebration of culture, identity and diversity. This month, more than 100 events will be held across the state, supported by the Queensland Government through the Celebrating…
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