Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

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Cooper Hewitt Fellowship for Queensland teachers

Cooper Hewitt Fellowship for teachers

2 March, 2020 – Calling all Queensland teachers! Applications are now open for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to study at the Cooper Hewitt Smithsonian Design Museum in New York. The Cooper Hewitt Fellowship for teachers is supported by $20,000 from the…
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Air-conditioning for all QLD State Schools

Cooler Cleaner Schools Program

28 February, 2020 – I’m absolutely delighted to announce that all state schools in the Stafford area will now be air-conditioned under the Palaszczuk Government’s Cooler Cleaner Schools Program. Importantly, this funding also covers the ongoing maintenance and replacement of…
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Queensland Seniors Month grants now open

Queensland Seniors Month grants now open

25 February, 2020 – Grants of up to $1,000 are available to help community organisations host events and activities during Queensland Seniors Month this August. This is a great opportunity to connect with local seniors, reduce social isolation and celebrate…
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$1,000 on offer for B.OLD stories

B.OLD stories

24 February, 2020 – People, community groups and organisations across Queensland are proving age is no barrier – and it’s time to share their stories. Following the success of the B.OLD short film competition in 2019, the Queensland Government is…
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QBuild now hiring qualified tradies

QBuild Now Hiring

22 February, 2020 – QBuild are now hiring for their second intake of 40 qualified tradespeople – carpenters, refrigeration mechanics, plumbers, and electricians – to start work in May at regional depots in Rockhampton, Cairns, Bundaberg and Caboolture. Being a…
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Celebrate Queensland Women’s Week, 6-15 March 2020

Queensland Women's Week 2020

17 February, 2020 – Queensland Women’s Week (QWW) takes place from 6-15 March and expands International Women’s Day (8 March) into a week-long, state-wide series of events and activities. This year’s theme ‘Celebrating our diverse community of strong women’ highlights…
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Increased protections for koalas in SEQ

A new direction for the conservation of koalas in Queensland

14 February, 2020 – We’re increasing protections for koalas in South East Queensland, with strict new planning regulations to protect koala habitats. The Palaszczuk Government released the draft South East Queensland Koala Conservation Strategy last year for public consultation, with…
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Discover the wonder of WHY? at World Science Festival

World Science Festival Brisbane

12 February, 2020 – World Science Festival Queensland is back from 25-29 March. As part of the Palaszczuk Government’s Engaging Queenslanders in Science Strategy, we are celebrating the wonders of science and debating the challenges confronting humankind. The 2020 festival…
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Free TAFE for Year 12 graduates

Free TAFE for Year 12 graduates

10 February, 2020 – If you graduated Year 12 in 2019, you can kick-start your career by getting the skills employers want without the fees. The Queensland Government offers free TAFE across 172 qualifications. Some qualifications are delivered on campus…
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GCBF grants Round 104 closing soon

Down Syndrome Queensland

10 February, 2019 – A gentle reminder to all our great local sporting and community groups that applications are now being accepted for Round 104 of the Gambling Community Benefit Fund (GCBF). Local organisations like Down Syndrome Queensland (pictured), Brisbane…
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New art on Ferny Grove line a nod to local wildlife

New art on Ferny Grove line by Fuzeillear

7 February, 2020 – Ferny Grove line commuters have two new murals to admire with the installation of local wildlife-inspired artworks at Alderley and Mitchelton stations by renowned Sunshine Coast artist, Fuzeillear. These murals are part of Queensland Rail’s Positive…
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Nominate now for 2020 YMCA QLD Youth Parliament

Nominate now for 2020 YMCA QLD Youth Parliament

6 February, 2020 – If you’re aged 15-25 and want to get involved and represent Stafford then I encourage you to nominate for the 2020 YMCA Queensland Youth Parliament (QYP). Now in its 25th year, QYP is an opportunity for…
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Energex apprentices switch to a bright future

Energex apprentices

6 February, 220 – Congratulations and welcome to this year’s first intake of new Energex and Ergon Energy apprentices who recently started their training at Rocklea. As each apprentice learns the skills of their chosen trade, they will be responsible…
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