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Llew Obrien2
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Federal Member for Wide Bay

Working for Wide Bay

Media Releases


Gympie to receive new headspace youth mental health services

A new headspace youth mental health service will be established at Gympie in Queensland to help support the mental health of young people in this region.

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'Name our icebreaker' competition extended for Wide Bay students

Can you come up with a better name than Icebreaker McIceface?

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Restored Tait-Duke Community Cottage opens - 'The cottage the community built'

Federal Member for Wide Bay, Llew O’Brien today attended the opening of the Tait-Duke Community Cottage in Tewantin.

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Local Drug Action Team applications now open

Wide Bay organisations are encouraged to join the fight against drugs, with the second round of applications now open for the Coalition Government’s Local Drug Action Team program.

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26 May 2017

Coalition Government funds 200 new residential aged care places in Wide Bay 

Cooinda Aged Care Centre, Gympie set to receive $5 million capital grant

Older residents of Wide Bay will benefit from $13.1 million in recurrent funding to create 200 new residential aged care places in Maryborough, Tin Can Bay, and Gympie, Federal Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien announced today.

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Milestones to be celebrated in Wide Bay during Reconciliation Week

Wide Bay residents are being encouraged to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the 1967 referendum and the 25th anniversary of the Mabo High Court decision as part of National Reconciliation Week activities.

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