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Minister Questioned About Police Shortage

Minister Questioned About Police Shortage

After being contacted by concerned community members across the South Burnett, I have submitted a Question on Notice to the Minister for Police, Mark Ryan, about police staffing levels in our region.

Merry Christmas From Deb

Merry Christmas From Deb

As we approach the festive season and the New Year, I would like to wish you and your family a Merry Christmas and health, happiness and prosperity for 2019.

Bunya Mountains Road Upgrade Inadequate

Bunya Mountains Road Upgrade Inadequate

There are many State Government managed roads around the South Burnett which need urgent upgrades, but I know many local residents would agree with me that one of the most desperate is the Maidenwell-Bunya Mountains Road.

Conference Welcomes Rural Women

Conference Welcomes Rural Women

It was an honour to officially open the 25th Annual QRRRWN State Conference in Kingaroy last week and welcome more than 150 rural women to our region for this event.

Kilkivan-Goomeri Health Services Update

Kilkivan-Goomeri Health Services Update

I am cautiously optimistic following the announcement by the Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service that they will deliver community health services to Kilkivan and Goomeri. 

Lee Park Celebrates 50 Years

Lee Park Celebrates 50 Years

There was an excellent turn out for the Nanango Races over the Easter long weekend, which also celebrated the 50th anniversary of the resumption of racing at Lee Park.

Trading Hours Changes ‘Poorly Drafted’

Trading Hours Changes ‘Poorly Drafted’

I was proud to stand up for our region’s small business and their employees in Parliament recently to ensure they received a better deal under Labor’s proposed trading hour changes.

Show Time Is Fun Time

Show Time Is Fun Time

We are very lucky in the South Burnett to have such high quality agricultural shows.