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Labor Fails to Commit to Queensland Infrastructure projects and jobs

Wednesday, 28 January 2015


Warren Truss

Deputy Prime Minister

Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development

Media Statement

Labor fails to commit to Queensland infrastructure projects and jobs...

Russell Island internet upgrade

Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Russell Island residents and businesses are set for faster internet thanks to a recent Telstra upgrade.

Federal MP Andrew Laming said the government's goal of providing speedier internet for Redlands was on track.

"The infrastructure was struggling to keep up with demand, especially at peak times," Mr Laming said.


Federal funding to enhance koala habitat in Redlands

Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Critical koala habitat in Redlands will be enhanced this year thanks to almost $77,000 in Federal Government funding.

Federal MP Andrew Laming said the funding would allow SEQ Catchments and Redland City Council to plant 14,200 trees along the Koala Coast, linking and enhancing koala hotspots.

Mr Laming said the $76,900 grant,...

Cleveland set for radiation oncology service

Tuesday, 20 January 2015

The vision for a Cleveland health precinct is firmly on track with the announcement of a federally- funded radiation oncology service for Redlands.   

Federal MP Andrew Laming said plans for the precinct were taking shape following Radiation Oncology Queensland’s (ROQ) successful application for a Department of Health and Aging...