Dr Anthony Lynham

STATE MEMBER FOR STAFFORD

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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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Wildlife hospitals and carers funding

Wildlife hospitals and carers funding

14 January, 2020 – It’s devastating to see the impact bushfires and drought have had on our animals. That’s why we’ve given wildlife carers and hospitals extra funding as they treat an unprecedented number of animals impacted by bushfires and…
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Beware Bushfire Charity Scams

Beware bushfire charity scammers

14 January, 2020 – So many generous people have donated to charities to support bushfires victims. Sadly, there are some unscrupulous individuals setting up fake charity sites to scam money. Avoid scammers by donating to registered charities such as –…
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Tranche 2 of Thriving Cohesive Communities grants now open

Thriving Cohesive Communities grants

6 January, 2020 – Applications are now open for the second tranche of the Thriving Cohesive Communities (TCC) grants. These grants provide funding for projects that strengthen social connections and promote opportunities for economic inclusion: There are three streams available…
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Be DIY safe over the summer break

DIY safety

2 January, 2020 – While some of us use the Summer break as a time to rest, there’ll be plenty of people out there donning a tool belt and tackling DIY projects around the home. But even before picking up…
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Packing down Christmas lights safely

Christmas lights

31 December, 2019 – There’s been some spectacular Christmas lights on display this year! With the festive season drawing to an end and plenty of people about to take down their Christmas lights, Energex and Ergon Energy are urging customers…
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Button battery safety

button battery safety

30 December, 2019 – A reminder for parents to be careful of button batteries that may be in gifts received over Christmas. They’re usually found in portable devices around the home including: children’s toys flashing novelties (e.g. flameless candles) remote…
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Dr Anthony Lynham MP MEMBER FOR STAFFORD, MINISTER FOR STATE DEVELOPMENT, MINISTER FOR NATURAL RESOURCES AND MINES