EAT LOCAL WEEK GETS BOOST IN CANBERRA

Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz MP has championed Eat Local Week whilst in Canberra, sending an open invite to the week’s festivities for pollies and foodies alike.   Before the House of Representatives, Mr. Buchholz highlighted for the public record the significance of agriculture and tourism in the Scenic Rim region and the important…

PROMISED BOOST TO FAMILIES AXED

Yesterday the Gillard Government announced that it intends to scrap its family tax benefits in next weeks budget, a decision which affects over twelve thousand families in Wright.   “I’m disappointed in the Government for choosing to cut costs by starting with families. Especially after they said this tax benefit was their way of ‘spreading…