Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

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Release of the Sexual Violence Prevention Framework

Release of the Sexual Violence Prevention Framework

17 October, 2019 – Earlier this year, the Queensland Government engaged with survivors, service providers and community leaders, to help us get our response to sexual violence right. As a trauma surgeon, I often saw the disastrous effects of this…
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StepUP! for Down Syndrome

StepUP! for Down Syndrome 2019

16 October, 2019 – Stafford’s Down Syndrome Queensland is again hosting the annual StepUP! for Down Syndrome family fun day at Victoria Park, Herston on Sunday 20 October, 10am-2pm. This event raises important funds to allow DSQ to continue working…
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INAS Global Games success

INAS Global Games 2019 - go Harry!

18 October, 2019 – Two of our local swimmers, Caitlin and Harry, are wearing the green and gold at the INAS Global Games 2019 – happening right here in Brisbane this week. So far, Caitlin (who is also a Newmarket…
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Get Ready Queensland Week 2019

Get Ready Week 2019

15 October, 2019 – Great to finally see some storm clouds over Stafford recently. However, when it comes to natural disasters in Queensland, it’s not a matter of ‘if’ but ‘when’. This week is Get Ready Queensland Week 2019 (13–19…
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SES Week 2019 – 12-20 October

SES Week 2019

14 October, 2019 – This week we celebrate our hard-working Queensland State Emergency Service (SES) volunteers and the amazing work they do to keep us all safe. Their effort and commitment is without question and I would like each SES…
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International Tenants’ Day morning tea

International Tenants’ Day morning tea and trivia

4 October, 2019 – The Community Place at 33 Teevan Street, Stafford is hosting a Tenant Trivia Morning Tea with Qstars Tenant Advice and Referral Service as part of International Tenants’ Day on Tuesday 8 October from 10am to 12pm….
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Government pays forward energy dividends

Affordable Energy Plan

4 October, 2019 – Almost $1.5 billion in dividends from Queensland’s publicly-owned electricity assets have been reinvested in driving down power bills. I recently tabled the annual reports of the five energy government-owned corporations: Energy Queensland Ltd, parent company of…
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Sexual Violence Awareness Month

Sexual Violence Awareness Month 2019

3 October, 2019 – October is Sexual Violence Awareness Month which aims to raise awareness about sexual assault and highlight the support options that are available to those who have been affected by sexual assault and sexual abuse. One in…
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Small Business Digital Grants recipients announced

East Forged Tea Company

3 October, 2019 – Congratulations to East Forged Tea Company (pictured), Barker Dental Practice Trust, and BERA – Building Energy Ratings + Advice who are among the state’s 200 successful recipients in the latest round of the Palaszczuk Government’s Small…
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Indigenous Business Month

Indigenous Business Month

2 October, 2019 – October is also Indigenous Business Month – a national initiative of the Murra Alumni, to promote the variety and depth of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses nationally and to provide an Indigenous business voice to…
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Ignite Ideas grants for small businesses and start-ups

27 September, 2019 – Got a ground-breaking idea that’s market ready? Round 6 of Advance Queensland’s Ignite Ideas fund is now open, with project grants of up to $200,000 available to advance innovative products and services. The program targets businesses…
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Queensland Justices Association State Conference

Queensland Justices Association 2019 State Conference

26 September, 2019 – The role of a Justice of the Peace (Qualified) and Commissioner for Declarations is an important one. Their services range from witnessing and signing formal documents to hearing certain types of court matters. By performing these…
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National Police Remembrance Day

National Police Remembrance Day 2019

24 September, 2019 – This Friday, 27th September is National Police Remembrance Day. Across the state, events are being held to remember and honour Queensland police officers whose lives have been lost while performing their duties. In Brisbane’s CBD –…
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Dr Anthony Lynham MP MEMBER FOR STAFFORD, MINISTER FOR STATE DEVELOPMENT, MINISTER FOR NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINES