Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

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Nurse Navigators here to stay

Queensland’s Nurse Navigators here to stay

14 July, 2019 – Queensland’s Nurse Navigators were created to help patients who have complex health issues navigate the health system and get the best care possible. Imagine you’re a patient with a complex health condition – you require multiple…
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Suicide prevention initiatives

12 June, 2019 – Every loss of life or suicide attempt has a ripple effect on family, friends, workplaces, schools, and communities. Every death is one too many and Queensland’s statistics are far too high. That’s why the Palaszczuk Government…
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New website for victims of domestic and family violence

New DFV website

10 June, 2019 – There is now a new website to assist victims of domestic and family violence – www.qld.gov.au/domesticviolence The portal was developed in consultation with domestic and family violence services as well as victims of domestic and family…
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Queensland Rail Night Works

Queensland Rail Night Works 5-6 June 2019

5 June, 2019 – To improve safety and reliability of service, Queensland Rail will be carrying out rail replacement between Newmarket and Alderley stations – from 11:45pm until 4:30am the next day on Wednesday and Thursday, 5-6 June. Nearby residents…
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New fund to support wheelchair accessibility

Wheelchair Accessible Taxi Fund

5 June, 2019 – The Palaszczuk Government has launched a $21 million, four-year Wheelchair Accessible Taxi (WAT) fund to support taxi operators who provide accessible transport, so that they can continue offering a great service for people who use wheelchairs…
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Climate Week Queensland

Climate Week 2019

4 June, 2019 – The Palaszczuk Government accepts the science on Climate Change and is taking action. As well as our work pursuing real targets around emissions reduction and renewable energy, this week community, business and government representatives from across…
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Advancing Queensland’s hydrogen industry

Queensland Hydrogen Industry Strategy

3 June, 2019 – A local hydrogen industry has the potential to create new jobs for Queensland, especially in the regions. That’s why we’ve invested $19 million in the new Queensland Hydrogen Industry Strategy 2019–2024, including a $15 million industry…
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Tackle Cyberbullying Grants Program – apply now

Tackle Cyberbullying Grants Program

30 May, 2019 – Are you a young Queenslander (10-17 years), community group, P&C, or sporting club with a great idea to tackle cyberbullying? Put your idea into action. Grants are being offered to young Queenslanders aged 10-17 and community…
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Somerset Dam fires up for renewable energy

Somerset Dam Hydro-Electric Plant

29 May, 2019 – A major refurbishment of the Somerset Dam Hydro-Electric Plant has been completed and this month the plant started producing renewable energy. The $11 million restoration of the Somerset plant has increased its capacity from 3.2 to…
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Queensland turns up the burners on gas

Queensland turns up the burners on gas

29 May, 2019 – The Queensland Government continues to drive national gas policy with more companies seeking domestic gas and more to come to tackle onshore shortages. Senex Energy has been awarded 153 square kilometres of land near Miles to…
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Celebrate Queensland’s Small Businesses

Queensland Small Business Week 2019

28 May, 2019 – Queensland Small Business Week (QSBW) is an opportunity to celebrate small business operators – like Stafford locals Pauline and Mark from Revival Art and Design and Shiran from Aqua Gardening who are among 438,000 small businesses…
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Entries now open for 2019 CGEN Visual Arts Awards

2018 Creative Generation Excellence Awards exhibition now at GOMA

28 May, 2019 – I encourage Year 11 & 12 visual art students at our local high schools – Wavell State High School, Mount Alvernia College and Padua College – to enter this year’s Creative Generation Excellence Awards in Visual…
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Thank you P&C volunteers

P&C Day 2019

24 May, 2019 – Thank you to the dedicated volunteers of the P&Cs in Stafford for the positive difference you make through supporting our state schools – at Kedron, Somerset Hills, Stafford Heights, Stafford, Wavell Heights and Wilston State Primary…
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WOW Day to thank SES volunteers

SES volunteers

22 May, 2019 Today is WOW Day, a national day of recognition and appreciation for State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers across Australia, who devote their time and energy to helping others when floods, storms, fires and other disasters strike, 24/7….
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