TOBRUK MEMORIAL POOL REOPENS WITH A SPLASH

SENATOR THE HON. FIONA NASH MINISTER FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, RURAL HEALTH  WARREN ENTSCH MP MEMBER FOR LEICHHARDT Today’s grand opening of the redeveloped Tobruk Memorial Pool means Far Northerners can now benefit from an affordable, high-standard and accessible aquatic facility that meets the needs of a growing regional city. The project was driven…

Coalition Government investing in Toowoomba youth

SENATOR THE HON. FIONA NASH MINISTER FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS, RURAL HEALTH SENATOR BARRY O’SULLIVAN, SENATOR FOR QUEENSLAND DR JOHN MCVEIGH, LNP CANDIDATE FOR GROOM Students and youth will be aided in the transition from school to jobs or higher studies thanks to the Coalition Government’s $793,000 investment in the Toowoomba Flex-school Inter-generational mentoring hub. Speaking…

Historic Medicare Bulk-Billing Highs Continue Under Coalition

The Hon. Sussan Ley MP Minister for Health The Coalition welcomes new Medicare figures showing bulk billing rates continue to increase to historic levels under the Turnbull Government. The Coalition is working with medical and health professionals to build a 21st century health system for Australians that is putting the focus back on patients, not…

Almost $6 million to fund local solutions to local Ice problem

SENATOR THE HON. FIONA NASH, MINISTER FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS AND RURAL HEALTH KEVIN HOGAN MP, FEDERAL MEMBER FOR PAGE Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan was joined today by the Minister for Rural Health Senator Fiona Nash to announce $5.7 million to provide a range of services to tackle the scourge of ice…

BROOME’S NEW ROYAL FLYING DOCTOR SERVICE BASE READY FOR TAKE OFF

THE HON. FIONA NASH MP MINISTER FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS AND RURAL HEALTH MS MELISSA PRICE MP FEDERAL MEMBER FOR DURACK The first new Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) base in Western Australia in 50 years was officially opened today in Broome. Minister for Regional Development and Rural Health Fiona Nash said the Coalition…

COALITION INVESTS IN JOBS FOR MARYBOROUGH

THE HON. BARNABY JOYCE, DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER AND MINISTER FOR AGRICULTURE AND WATER RESOURCES SENATOR THE HON. FIONA NASH, MINISTER FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS AND RURAL HEALTH LLEW O’BRIEN, LNP CANDIDATE FOR WIDE BAY A returned Coalition Government will help drive jobs and growth Maryborough by improving and redeveloping Maryborough’s historic Portside precinct. Speaking…

‘Cottoning On’ to R&D Funding to Bring Better Returns

THE HON. BARNABY JOYCE, DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER AND MINISTER FOR AGRICULTURE AND WATER RESOURCES THE HON. FIONA NASH, MINISTER FOR REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT, REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONS AND RURAL HEALTH DAVID LITTLEPROUD, LNP CANDIDATE FOR MARANOA The Coalition Government is helping growers ‘cotton on’ to the benefits of better nitrogen use to improve soil quality, crop yields and…

COALITION GOVERNMENT WILL DELIVER RECORD SCHOOLS FUNDING TO IMPROVE LEARNING

MICHELLE LANDRY MP FEDERAL MEMBER FOR CAPRICORNIA   The trusted Turnbull-Joyce Government’s student achievement plan will deliver record funding to schools to improve the standard of learning for all students in Capricornia. That was the key message today from Federal Member for Capricornia Michelle Landry MP. “Contrary to a misleading scare campaign being peddled by…

Nationals secure big win for small business

The Nationals as part of the Coalition Government has fought hard to back small business by delivering major changes to misuse of market power provisions in the Competition and Consumer Act (CCA). Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, Barnaby Joyce, said that the Coalition Government reforms to the CCA were a…