Education reforms to get Wright students ahead

SCHOOLS in the federal electorate of Wright are set to benefit through the Turnbull Government’s $73.6 billion student achievement plan.  The Turnbull Government has committed to the most significant package of education quality reforms in a generation to drive excellence in Australia’s school students. An additional $1.2 billion from 2018 to 2020 will be tied…

4000 NBN connections for Beaudesert

THOUSANDS of Beaudesert homes and businesses are set to be connected to the National Broadband Network (NBN), with fixed line construction under way to more than 4000 premises in the town. Anticipation is building for faster internet locally, with the service expected to be ready for connection by the end of the year. Federal Member…

Safety boost for Beaudesert veterans

VETERANS will be able to seek support in a safer environment when the Beaudesert RSL Sub-Branch replaces its old and uneven carpet through a Commonwealth grant. The organisation, which looks after the welfare of serving and ex-serving members of the Australian Defence Force and their families, will carry out the project through an $11,000 federal…

RSRT abolition saves livelihoods

OWNER drivers will be able to get back on the road and regain their livelihoods after the Federal Parliament abolished the Road Safety Remuneration Tribunal (RSRT) late Monday night. Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz said scrapping the RSRT – which Labor established in 2012 under the premise that drivers would go slower and work…