Media Releases

10 million containers returned through Containers for Change

November 12, 2018

We're less than a fortnight into Containers for Change, and more than 10 million containers have now been returned. This is great news, and a wonderful way to kick off National Recycling Week.

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Inland Rail continues to stall on community consultation

October 10, 2018

Establishment of a Community Consultative Committee for the Federal LNP Government’s Inland Rail Project has dragged over a week past their deadline without any update to the community.

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Southsiders get ready for Container Refund Scheme

September 07, 2018

“Under the scheme, 10c will be refunded for each eligible container, and people will be able to keep this refund or donate it.”

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Celebrating Literacy and Learning in Acacia Ridge

August 02, 2018

Member for Algester and Minister for the Arts, Leeanne Enoch will join with over two hundred First Nations C&K students and their families this Friday in Acacia Ridge to celebrate learning and promote the importance of literacy as part of the First 5 Forever program.

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Next Generation Celebrates Environment Preservation

July 27, 2018

Students at St Stephen’s Primary School Algester have marked Schools Tree Day – 27 July – with Environment Minister and local member for Algester Leeanne Enoch by planting native saplings at their school.

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Inland Rail Community Consultative Committee Confirmed!

July 26, 2018

Local residents will finally have a voice on how the Federal Government’s Inland Rail Project will impact them with a Community Consultative Committee confirmed for the Kagaru to Acacia Ridge/Bromelton section of the project, thanks to strong representation from our state MPs.

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