LOWERING ENERGY COSTS FOR COMMUNITY GROUPS

Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz has announced expressions of interest are now open for funding under the Morrison Governments Powering Communities Program. Community groups across the region can now express interest for funding under the program to lower energy costs, support local jobs and help reduce their environmental impact. Mr Buchholz said $67,700 was…

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.…

BUILDING COMMUNITY INFRASTRUCTURE IN THE LOCKYER

The Australian Government and Lockyer Valley Regional Council are working together to improve connectivity and community infrastructure in one of the regions fast growing communities.   Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz recently toured the Fairways Park stage one with Lockyer Valley Councillor Janice Holstein and State Member for Lockyer, Jim McDonald.   Mr Buchholz…

INVESTING IN SMARTER FARM FOR THE LOCKYER

Farmers in the Lockyer Valley will benefit from funding from the Morrison Government’s Smart Farms Small Grants program.   Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz announced $31,275 in funding to support farmers to adopt innovative practices that increase farm productivity, profitability, and improve resources management   Mr Buchholz said the Lockyer Valley Growers will receive…

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…

GRANT SUPPORT FOR LOCKYER NETBALL CLUB

The Lockyer Valley Netball Association is one of many community groups across the Inland Rail alignment who have received vital grants between $1,000 and $4,000 in round five of the Inland Rail Community Sponsorships and Donations program. Member for Wright Scott Buchholz welcomed the announcement that $2,728 grant would see new grandstand seating purchased for…

BACK TO NATURE FOR WITHCOTT STUDENTS

The Australian Governments Local Schools Community Fund continues to deliver better school infrastructure, programs and upgrades across the Lockyer Valley. Federal Member for Wright, Scott Buchholz recently joined State Member for Lockyer, Jim McDonald to officially open the new nature play facilities at Withcott State School. Mr Buchholz said it was great to see the…