BUDGET AIMS TO DELIVER JOBS TO WRIGHT

Jobs were an obvious focus of last night’s budget and measures included in the $5.5 million Growing Jobs and Small Business Package will support job opportunities for locals seeking work. Scott Buchholz, Federal Member for Wright, is eager to see the roll-out of the Government’s jobs initiatives in areas such as Beaudesert where unemployment is…

SMALL BUSINESSES ARE THE BUDGET BIG WINNERS

The Abbott Government has improved it’s already stellar reputation on supporting small business and creating local jobs with the $5.5 billion Growing Jobs and Small Business package. Scott Buchholz, Federal Member for Wright says the package will go a long way to support small businesses including tradies in Wright to invest, hire and grow. “This…

LOCAL MANUFACTURER TO BOOST PRODUCTION WITH HELP OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENT GRANT

Beaudesert manufacturer GELITA Australia Pty Ltd will be embarking on an ambitious expansion of their local operations estimated to cost $6.5 million. GELITA will be making this advancement with the support of a $1.25 million grant from the Australian Government’s Manufacturing Transition Programme. Announcing the investment Scott Buchholz, Federal Member for Wright said that the…

LOCAL INACTIVE BANK ACCOUNTS SAFE ONCE MORE

The Coalition Government this week has honoured their election commitment and announced that it will be introducing legislation to improve the way that unclaimed money in savings accounts and life insurance policies is managed. Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz, has been a long-term supporter of the Governments plans to reverse the changes Labor introduced…

GREEN ARMY SET TO MARCH ON SCENIC RIM

The Scenic Rim will be hosting 11 Green Army projects across the region, creating local jobs and improving the local environment.   Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz is excited by the number of projects announced for the region and the level of interest local groups have shown in the Green Army initiative. The Green…