Happy Father’s Day to all!

Happy Father’s Day to all!

Thinking of all the dads today – Happy Father’s Day! We are celebrating with a stack of choc chip pancakes, good coffee and a roll of ‘dad joke’ toilet paper 😄 For those who’ve loved and lost a dad, thinking of you the most...
YMCA Springfield Lakes Family Picnic Lunch

YMCA Springfield Lakes Family Picnic Lunch

What a fantastic idea! The Family Picnic Lunch hosted by the wonderful YMCA Springfield Lakes Community Centre is a really great way for local families to catch up over lunch and games for the kids. Milton Dick MP and I loved dropping by to say hello…and some of...
Road Safety Week 2019

Road Safety Week 2019

Last year, 245 people died on our Qld roads and more than 6,700 people were hospitalised due to crashes. I joined our local Queensland Police Service and Queensland Ambulance Service (QAS) officers this week to promote Road Safety Week to our community. This is an...
Walk at Work Week

Walk at Work Week

It was great to join some of my Parliamentary colleagues and the Brisbane City Walkers early this morning for a brisk walk in support of Walk at Work Week with the Heart Foundation. With around 40% of Queensland adults not active enough, is there some way to...
New Laws to Combat Extremist Protesters

New Laws to Combat Extremist Protesters

Everyone in Qld has the right to conduct a peaceful protest. However, protesters blocking roads is dangerous, irresponsible and selfish. 😕 Recent evidence has shown that protesters are now putting their arms in steel cylinders and drums filled with concrete –...