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December 17, 2020

Lights, camera, action for Noosa Film Academy

Noosa Film Academy will receive $258,398 to help revitalise the Wide Bay arts and cultural sector with youth and community workshops, Federal Member for Wide Bay and Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives Llew O'Brien announced to...

December 16, 2020

Skills and training incentives for mature-aged workers in Wide Bay

Mature-age workers in Wide Bay will have additional assistance to upskill, with an $11.6 million investment to extend the Skills and Training Incentive for eligible mature aged Australians, Federal Member for Wide Bay and Deputy Speaker o...

Charities supporting unlawful behaviour will not be tolerated

Federal Member for Wide Bay and Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives Llew O'Brien has welcomed stronger rules to protect Australian producers and community members from illegal behaviour carried out by activist organisations mas...

Get ready to apply for funds to build a better Wide Bay

Federal Member for Wide Bay and Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives Llew O'Brien is encouraging communities to prepare to apply for Round Five of the Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF), with guidelines released today....

December 15, 2020

Helping small businesses in Wide Bay reduce their power bills

Three small businesses in Wide Bay will receive support from the Liberal National Government to cut energy costs, putting more money back in the pockets of local business owners as the region recovers from COVID-19....

headspace Maryborough officially open

Young people living in and around Maryborough now have their own dedicated mental health and wellbeing support service, with the official opening of headspace Maryborough on Lennox Street today.  ...

December 8, 2020

Funding helps councils on Road to Recovery in Wide Bay

Local road maintenance in the Fraser Coast, Cherbourg, South Burnett and Sunshine Coast will receive a boost thanks to funding under the Australian Government’s Roads to Recovery Program.  ...

Grants to modernise Australian manufacturing

Applications are now open for Wide Bay manufacturers with shovel-ready projects to increase their productivity and grow jobs to apply for a Manufacturing Modernisation Fund (MMF) grant....

December 3, 2020

$126,000 show of support for Wide Bay

Local shows cancelled because of COVID-19 will receive a slice of $34 million Australian Government funding to help ensure they can bounce back next year, Federal Member for Wide Bay and Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives Llew...