Book Week 2019 Celebrations Begin

Book Week 2019 Celebrations Begin

BOOK WEEK is my favourite…but sadly 😞 I’m stuck in Queensland Parliament this week and can’t get to some of the amazing celebrations happening across our Jordan Schools. That’s why I was really pleased to provide $100 vouchers from BOOK FACE...
Sharing a Cuppa with Gailes Resident Kevin Halls

Sharing a Cuppa with Gailes Resident Kevin Halls

This is Kevin, the most delightful gentleman and a lifelong resident of Gailes. Kevin received one of my letters recently and called me to see if I would like to drop round for a cup of tea and to see his most amazing collection of historic photos from the local area....
Springfield Thaai Tamil School

Springfield Thaai Tamil School

What an absolute privilege to spend the afternoon with the students, teachers and parents of the Thaai Tamil School Inc based here in Springfield. Language and culture are intrinsically tied and it’s wonderful to see this continue through the generations here in...
Gailes Mobile Office + Police Meet and Greet

Gailes Mobile Office + Police Meet and Greet

A very busy Gailes Mobile Office + Police Meet and Greet this morning! Thank you to all of the local residents who dropped by the Gailes shops to have a chat and to Goodna Police for their engagement in our community....
Aveo Springfield Health and Wellness Open Day

Aveo Springfield Health and Wellness Open Day

So pleased I could drop in to the Aveo Springfield ‘Health and Wellness’ Open Day 🙂 Just terrific to see so many local seniors attending and getting those tips and tricks of staying healthy and happy as they grow older. One way is certainly through...
Book Reading at Petit Early Learning Journey

Book Reading at Petit Early Learning Journey

What a great start to Friday…reading ‘Room on the Broom’ to some pretty excited youngsters at Petit Early Learning Journey Springfield Central. They are participating in the “2019 Premier’s Reading Challenge”, an annual statewide...
Springfield Central State School LAB21 Program

Springfield Central State School LAB21 Program

WELL DONE to the Year 7 Springfield Central State High School and Year 6 Springfield Central State School students, who participated in LAB21 – a fantastic program involving robotics through Lego EV3 Mindstorms. This program supported through an Advance...
Camira State School Science Fair

Camira State School Science Fair

It’s National Science Week! And I learnt heaps this morning with the brilliant students from Camira State School at the Science Fair. 💫 🧪 I was blown away by the experiments they organised, the presentations given by our budding scientists and the sheer joy I...
TMR Van in Jimboomba this week

TMR Van in Jimboomba this week

For Flagstone residents, Department of Transport and Main Roads (Queensland)​ Mobile Customer Service will be on Johanna street, in front of Jimboomba Rotary Park all this week (13 – 16 August). More...
Indigenous Languages Grants Program – Jordan Recipients

Indigenous Languages Grants Program – Jordan Recipients

Always great to see the Jordan Electorate benefiting from the wide range of grants and funding available through the Queensland Government. The latest success stories are Hymba Yumba Independent School and C&K Flagstone Kindergarten who have each received funding...
DVAC ‘Being Heard’ Stage Production

DVAC ‘Being Heard’ Stage Production

I just got home…from the most amazing performance of talented Ipswich students including our very own Hymba Yumba Independent School. BEING HEARD 2019 is confronting, thoughtful and with the incredible support of the Domestic Violence Action Centre, a real...
Receiving Paper Bills Could be Costing You Extra $

Receiving Paper Bills Could be Costing You Extra $

Looking for savings? 💰 Don’t underestimate the little things…like going online with your bills. Many companies charge extra $$ to send your bills by post but there are exemptions available for seniors, concession card holders, low income earners or those...
Lemon Laws Just Around the Corner

Lemon Laws Just Around the Corner

The Queensland Government Lemon Laws are just around the corner 🚗 From 1 September 2019, the QCAT claims limit will be lifted to $100,000 and anyone who has purchased a dodgy vehicle will have easier access to justice. Additionally, 30 day/1000km warranties will be...
Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence in Ipswich is Under Construction!

Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence in Ipswich is Under Construction!

The $170 million Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence (MILVEHCOE) in Ipswich is under construction! 👷‍♀️👷‍♂️ This is the site 👇where Rheinmetall will manage the delivery of the 211 Boxer CRVs under the LAND 400 Phase 2 contract and be the regional hub for an expected...