Boost for local Lions Club

The Lions Club of Gatton has received a boost to continue its work in the local community after receiving a Commonwealth Volunteer Grant. Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz congratulated the Lions Club of Gatton, which is among 39 community organisations to share in $151,101 under the Volunteer Grants Program. The Lions Club of Gatton…

Applications open for Stronger Communities Program

Community groups are reminded that nominations are being sought for worthwhile local projects as part of Round Three of the highly successful Stronger Communities Program. Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz encouraged local community organisations and sporting clubs to apply now. “The Stronger Communities Program supports developments in the local community that deliver social benefits,…

Supporting Younger Veterans grants available

Local RSLs and veteran’s support organisations are encouraged to apply for funding under the Supporting Younger Veterans grants program for projects that help members of the Defence Force as they transition back into civilian life. Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz said the grants program delivers services for younger veterans and helps raise awareness of…

Boost to keep making history

The Laidley District Historical Society has received a boost to continue its work in the local community after receiving a Commonwealth Grant. Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz congratulated the Laidley District Historical Society, which is among 39 community organisations to share in $151,101 under the Volunteer Grants Program. Laidley District Historical Society received $5,000…

Tourism numbers on the rise

More Australian and international tourists are visiting the local area and seeing for themselves the beauty and splendour our region has to offer. Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz said this is fantastic news for the growing local tourism industry which continues to go from strength to strength. “The National and International Visitor Surveys from…

Export

Celebrating local exporters

The electorate of Wright boasts many wonderful and diverse products, from broccoli to beef, racehorses to soil conditioner, homegrown and exported around the world. With the success of local produce on the world stage, a local exporter could become Australia’s exporter of the year. Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz said he was continually amazed…