Entries for October 2013

Local education leaders meet with Minister

Empowering local school communities and getting better outcomes for students is a key focus of the Education Minister's roundtable with local principals hosted by Member for Maroochydore Fiona Simpson. Ms Simpson organised the forum, to give local education leaders in her electorate a direct input i... ... (24-Oct)

Local education leaders meet with Minister

State Government boost for Sunshine Coast Airport Expansion

Member for Maroochydore Fiona Simpson today welcomed news of the State Government’s commitment to the Sunshine Coast Airport project with the gifting of land to Council at no cost. Ms Simpson thanked the Premier and Deputy Premier for the State Government’s support in making a significant contributi... ... (16-Oct)

State Government boost for Sunshine Coast Airport Expansion

Lifeguard tower restored to Mooloolaba beach

Lifeguards at Mooloolaba have a birds-eye view again to keep watch over swimmers and surfers thanks to natural disaster funding assistance from the State and Federal Government.Sunshine Coast Council has now completed restoration works to resurrect the lifeguards observation tower, which was removed... ... (11-Oct)

Lifeguard tower restored to Mooloolaba beach

Simpson welcomes multi-million dollar boost to Coast jobs

News of a Japanese company’s plans to build a new high-end resort south of Coolum was a billion dollar shot in the arm for the local economy, Member for Maroochydore Fiona Simpson said today. Ms Simpson welcomed news that Sekisui, one of Japan’s largest housing development companies, was set to deve... ... (03-Oct)

Disadvantaged Sunshine Coast learners to gain new work skills

 Sunshine Coast learners with diverse needs now have new ways to boost their career and earning prospects. Member for Maroochydore Fiona Simpson MP today congratulated Queensland Churches of Christ on their $387,400 grant for Learn to Earn Training Program to be delivered by Solutions for Learn... ... (02-Oct)

More State funding wins for local community groups

News of just over $140,000 in grants to seven local community groups under the latest State Government funding rounds has been welcomed by Member for Maroochydore Fiona Simpson. Ms Simpson said organisations within the Maroochydore electorate to receive funding through the Gambling Community Benefit... ... (01-Oct)

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