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LLEW O'BRIEN MP

Federal Member for Wide Bay

Working for Wide Bay

Media Releases

27/9/2017

Country of Origin labelling a boost for Nestlé's Gympie coffee factory

Nestlé Australia is one of the growing number of companies rolling out Australia’s new Country of Origin Labelling (CoOL) early, making it easier for consumers to buy locally made products. 

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22/9/2017

Final touches complete on a safer, smoother Tinana Interchange

A roads project that will help drive the growing Wide Bay region well into the future is complete, with the last works finished on the $38 million Tinana Interchange upgrade.

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22/9/2017

Building Better Regions Fund boosts community and business events in Wide Bay 

  •  Fund supports key community projects in regional and remote communities
  • Six projects in Wide Bay will share in more than $200,000 to hold community events and business forums

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20/9/2017

Festivals Australia applications open

Federal Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien is encouraging regional artists, arts workers and organisations local organisations to apply for Festivals Australia funding.

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20/9/2017

Domestic tourists bring $2 billion boost

More Australians than ever before are choosing to visit the Sunshine Coast, including Noosa and Peregian Beach in the Wide Bay electorate – and the 3.4 million tourists have spent a whopping $2.06 billion, Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien announced today.

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19/9/2017

Armistice Centenary Grants available for Wide Bay

Federal Member for Wide Bay, Llew O’Brien is encouraging ex-service organisations and community groups to submit expressions of interest for funding for local commemorative projects to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War in 2018.

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