Media Releases

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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Local Lions Club champion ceremony for Queenslanders

May 11, 2018

The Algester Parkinson Lions’ are celebrating Queensland Day for the second year running with market stalls, performances, and awards to be presented to local heroes.

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Joint Release: State MPs call for Action from ARTC – Where is our Community Consultative Committee?

April 22, 2018

Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) CEO John Fullerton has received urgent requests to establish Inland Rail consultation groups in Algester, Logan and Jordan from State MPs.

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New Land and Sea Rangers for Fraser Island area

April 18, 2018

I was proud to announce four new ranger positions for Fraser Island thanks to the Palaszczuk Government’s $8.1 million funding boost to the Indigenous Land and Sea Ranger program.

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Palaszczuk Government celebrates Queensland’s beautiful forests

March 21, 2018

The Palaszczuk Government's vegetation management laws will end broadscale tree clearing, putting much-needed protections for Queensland wildlife in place.

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