Entries for February 2014
Sunday 2 March 2014, 4pm - 7pm
Member for Maroochydore Fiona Simpson MP has called for young people to have their say about what they believe the solutions are to the rising tide of violent assaults.
She is promoting their feedback live on line this Sunday afternoon between 4pm a... ... (26-Feb)
Member for Maroochydore Fiona Simpson has expressed anger and sorrow over the latest tragic death on the Sunshine Coast, amidst recent public concerns about alcohol fuelled violence.
"As a community, we are appalled by this tragedy and as a society we must do all that we can to stop it happ... ... (24-Feb)
New figures released this month reveal the social housing waiting list in the Maroochydore electorate has decreased by 40 per cent since the election of the Newman Government.
Member for Maroochydore Fiona Simpson said the number of households waiting for social housing assistance in the M... ... (14-Feb)
The number of dental patients on the waiting list in the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service (SCHHS) has almost halved during the period February 2013 to December 2013.
Health Minister Lawrence Springborg said SCHHS issued 12,139 dental vouchers, of which 11,632 have already been cla... ... (10-Feb)
Please take part in our on-line survey to share your views on alcohol-related violence, consumption of alcohol and liquor laws in Queensland. We are particularly seeking feedback from the 18-25 year old age group so please share this link. Alternatively, email me your feedback at Maroochydore@parlia... ... (10-Feb)
Member for Maroochydore Fiona Simpson today welcomed news that 8 more first year constables have joined the Sunshine Coast Police Service.
Ms Simpson said the State Government is delivering on its election promise to revitalise frontline services.
“These new police officers are in addition ... ... (07-Feb)
State MP and Queensland Speaker Fiona Simpson is inviting nominations for a local "Queensland Inspiring Woman” to be honoured at a breakfast at Queensland Parliament House.
Ms Simpson said the awards, which she is hosting, are to acknowledge the contributions made by the many amazing women in our ... ... (07-Feb)