Budget boosts funding for safe places to help women and children escaping violence

New emergency accommodation will be available for vulnerable women and children escaping violence in Logan and the Scenic Rim, following a $1,055,588.00 boost for the Safe Places Emergency Accommodation program. Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz said the Morrison Government was investing more than $1 million for yourtown to expand existing accommodation to more people…

A ‘SOUND’ INVESTMENT FOR LAIDLEY LOCALS

Funding has been secured for the Laidley Cultural Centre acoustic upgrades following an announcement from the Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz.   Joined by Lockyer Valley Regional Councillor Janice Holstein and State Member for Lockyer Jim McDonald, Mr Buchholz announced $117,000 in new funding for upgrades to the error prone sound and acoustic equipment.…

$600,000 TO BUILD THE ‘MISSING LINK’

A $600,000 project to better connect residents on Tamborine Mountain is underway thanks to the Morrison Government’s Local Roads and Community Infrastructure (LRCI) fund.   Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz joined Mayor Christensen and Cr Jeff McConnell to inspect the works that were currently underway.   “Here in the Scenic Rim, we’re seeing the…

FEDERAL LNP SUPPORT SO THE SHOW CAN GO ON

  The Australian Government has announced a $2.7 million boost for agricultural field days to ensure they can continue to showcase innovation and support regional communities after the pandemic.   Federal Member for Wright Scott Buchholz has welcomed additional Australian Government support for regional ‘field days’, building on previous support announced to help local show…

$35 MILLION BINNA BURRA ROAD PROJECT DELIVERS BUSHFIRE RECOVERY MILESTONE FOR THE SCENIC RIM

Binna Burra Road is to be reopened under traffic control, today (Monday, August 31) with final works expected to continue until October 2020, weather and site conditions permitting. The reopening of public access marks an important recovery milestone for the community and local tourism after last year’s devastating bushfires. Federal Member for Wright and Assistant…