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Llew Obrien2
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Federal Member for Wide Bay

Working for Wide Bay

Media Releases


New classrooms and hospitality centre for Victory College

Students at Victory College in Gympie will cook up new career paths with a new Hospitality Centre and classrooms, thanks to funding from the Coalition Government announced today by Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham and Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien.

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Three bridge upgrades for Noosa

Three new bridge projects will be delivered in the Wide Bay electorate following the announcement of successful projects under round three of the Federal Government’s Bridges Renewal Program.

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NBN roll-out now complete in Glenwood

  • Next-generation NBN fixed wireless tower goes live in Glenwood West
  • 380 premises can now connect to high speed broadband
  • Fixed wireless has highest customer satisfaction rating on the NBN

Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien and Minister for Regional Communications Fiona Nash have welcomed the activation of a fixed wireless tower in Glenwood West which will connect to 380 homes and businesses to fast, affordable broadband.

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Wide Bay pre-schoolers get a head start in STEM

Pre-schoolers in Maryborough will be amongst the first in Australia to be introduced to science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM) through a new series of fun, play-based apps.

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Available now - The School Leavers' Guide for 2017

Federal Member for Wide Bay Llew O’Brien has released a School Leavers' Guide, packed with useful information to help Year 12 students prepare for life after school.

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Peregian Beach surf lifesaver clubhouse upgrade opens in time for summer

  • Surf lifesavers big winners with the upgraded facilities on Peregian Beach
  • Refurbishment includes equipment storage area, training rooms and a new deck
  • The Coalition Government invested $20,000 towards the project

Sunshine Coast community, residents and beachgoers today celebrated the opening of the newly refurbished Noosa Heads Surf Life Saving Club’s clubhouse at Peregian Beach.

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