Warriors kick on with volunteer grant

THE Beaudesert Warriors have received a boost to keep kicking goals for local rugby union players through a Commonwealth volunteer grant. Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz congratulated the Beaudesert Warriors Rugby Union Club, which is among 34 groups in the Scenic Rim and Logan to share in $126,107 under the Volunteer Grants program. The…

Greater water security for Lockyer Valley

THE Coalition Government is delivering greater water security for the Lockyer Valley through $770,000 to fast-track studies into aquifer recharge and using recycled water to expand agricultural production. Federal Member for Wright Buchholz said the aquifer recharge study would include considering alternative secure water supplies and innovative water delivery for current and expanded horticulture in the Lockyer catchment.…

Loo grant gets Men’s Shed project moving

THE Springbrook Men’s Shed is one step closer to becoming a reality after the group secured a Commonwealth grant to install bathroom facilities. Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz said Commonwealth funding for the $10,000 bathroom project – which the group will pitch in $50000 towards – was key to getting building approval. The shed…

Funding fuels big dreams

A BOONAH swim coach with dreams to coach champion athletes will lap up inspiration from the best in the pool after securing a Commonwealth grant to attend a national swim teachers’ conference. Scenic Rim Aqua Fitness Centre head coach Bez Berry will attend the Australian Swim Teachers and Coaches Association conference through a $4308 grant…

Boost for Kalbar Showgrounds

THE Fassifern will benefit from a re-elected Turnbull Coalition Government after Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz pledged $250,000 for the popular Kalbar Showgrounds. Mr Buchholz announced the boost for the showgrounds when he opened the 87th annual Kalbar Show on Saturday, June 18. Mr Buchholz said the funding would benefit not only show-goers but the…

NBN Logan Village: ready, set go

ABOUT 2200 homes and businesses in Logan Village are gearing up for faster internet connection, with the region expected to be ready for National Broadband Network (NBN) connection by mid-June. The service, which will be available through fixed line connection, will boost local business, increase education opportunities and help people keep in touch with their loved…