Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

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GCBF grants closing date reminder

Gambling Community Benefit Fund grants Round 101

21 May, 2019 – A gentle reminder to all our great local sporting and community groups that applications are being now being accepted for Round 101 of the Gambling Community Benefit Fund. If you are involved with a local not-for-profit…
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Taxi Subsidy Scheme guaranteed for NDIS participants

Taxi Subsidy Scheme guaranteed for NDIS participants

16 May, 2019 – The Palaszczuk Government has stepped in to ensure the Taxi Subsidy Scheme (TSS) for National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) participants continues after June 30 2019. A further $6 million to be committed in 2019-20 to continue…
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Queensland is turning 160!

Queensland Day 6 June 2019

16 May, 2019 – This Queensland Day, on 6 June 2019, our state will celebrate 160 years of independence from New South Wales. Queensland Day is an opportunity to get together and celebrate our state’s diverse culture, heritage, people, places…
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Mine expansion brings new life to gold town

Ravenswood gold mine

15 May, 2019 – I recently granted Resolute Mining Ltd nine new mining leases, an essential step for its $150 million project to extend the life of its Ravenswood gold mine operations. These new leases acknowledge Resolute Mining’s significant contribution…
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Walk safely to school day – Friday 17 May

Walk safely to school day

15 May, 2019 – I encourage families here in Stafford to pull on their sneakers and enjoy this wonderful late Autumn weather by walking the kids to school this Friday for ‘Walk safely to school day’. Walking is not only…
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Financial Protection Services for Seniors

Financial Protection Services for Seniors

14 May, 2019 – Seniors can now access free independent legal advice as part of the State Government’s response to a Parliamentary Inquiry into the adequacy of existing financial protections for Queensland seniors. Over the next 18 months, $600,000 has…
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Additional train service for Friday mornings

Additional train service for Ferny Grove line

13 May, 2019 – Ferny Grove line commuters – from 17 May 2019, there will be an additional train service on Friday mornings, departing from Alderley Station at approx 7:41am, and from Newmarket Station at approx 7:43am (arriving at Central…
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Energex and Ergon apprenticeships now open

Energex and Ergon apprenticeships now open

10 May, 2019 – Applications open today for a mid-year intake of 23 electrical fitter mechanic and linespeople apprenticeships throughout Queensland. Of the 23, 16 will be based at Energex depots at Raceview, Kelvin Grove, Greenslopes, Berrinba, Maroochydore, Landsborough, Geebung,…
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SAMMI’s testing the water

At Enoggera Reservoir for the launch of SAMMI the solar-powered water testing robot

10 May, 2019 – Robotics is revolutionising the way water quality is being monitored across South East Queensland. Seqwater’s Autonomous Motorised Monitoring Instrument, or SAMMI, is the result of Seqwater working with robotic researchers at QUT’s Institute for Future Environments….
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Works rescheduled for Newmarket Station footbridge

temporary footbridge closure - Newmarket

9 May, 2019 – Due to weather conditions, works have been rescheduled for the footbridge at Newmarket Station. The Abuklea Street station entrance and footbridge at Newmarket station will now be closed from today until 6pm this Sunday 12 May…
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Age-friendly Community Grants

2019-20 Age-friendly Community Grants Program

7 May, 2019 – Applications for the 2019–20 Advancing Queensland: an age-friendly community grants program are now open. These grants provide funding for local projects and initiatives to help build an age-friendly state; one where all Queenslanders, regardless of their…
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Queensland Rail Community Works Notice

Queensland Rail Night Works

6 May, 2019 – To improve safety and reliability of service, Queensland Rail will be carrying out track maintenance near Enoggera station, approximately 100m east of the station (Alderley side) – from 11pm until 4am the next day on Tuesday…
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Inside Advanced Manufacturing (20-24 May)

Inside Advanced Manufacturing (20-24 May 2019)

6 May 2019 – Want to see how advanced manufacturing businesses such as Brisbane’s iOrthotics, UAP, and Watkins Steel are using innovative technologies like advanced robotics and 3D-printing to produce superior products? Inside Advanced Manufacturing (IAM) is a new week-long…
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Dr Anthony Lynham MP MEMBER FOR STAFFORD, MINISTER FOR STATE DEVELOPMENT, MINISTER FOR NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINES