CROWS Nest mother Carla Greenfield has backed standardised Year 1 school assessments as part of the $1.2 billion boost for...

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04th May 2016 6:05 AM

STUDENTS on the Coffs Coast will miss out on the vital support they need because of the Federal Government’s...

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04th May 2016 6:05 AM

COWPER MP Luke Hartsuyker believes small business is the backbone of the North Coast economy which is why he’s happy with...

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04th May 2016 10:05 AM

THE Federal Budget handed down last night may not have provided direct economic injections to Bundaberg Regional...

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04th May 2016 1:05 PM

Small business tax cuts, youth unemployment and water infrastructure funding among Michelle Landry MP's list of wins for...

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04th May 2016 1:05 PM

WHILE Rocky missed out on funding for big ticket items in the Federal Budget, Cr Strelow is adamant the RRC are in the...

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04th May 2016 2:05 PM

Southern Downs MP Lawrence Springborg has welcomed several initiatives of the Federal Budget that will benefit the...

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04th May 2016 2:05 PM

FEDERAL Member for Dawson George Christensen said the Federal Budget would provided much-needed support for young...

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04th May 2016 2:05 PM

HINKLER MP Keith Pitt has labelled Tuesday night’s Federal Budget a “positive budget for the people of Hinkler and for the...

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04th May 2016 4:05 PM

"AUSTRALIA is de-industrialising. Where will these experienced hi-tech people come from?"

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04th May 2016 5:05 PM

FORMER Gold Coast couple John and Lyn Seccombe are new to the Toowoomba region and owning and operating a business in...

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05th May 2016 6:05 AM

PLENTY of Federal Budget investments in the “ideas boom” but not much in areas like Gladstone which have provided the...

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05th May 2016 6:05 AM

THE head of a Sunshine Coast disability service has welcomed the Turnbull Government’s continued commitment to the National...

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06th May 2016 11:05 AM

"WE DO not want to create a country where the gap between the haves and have-nots becomes an unbridgeable chasm.”

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07th May 2016 9:05 AM

ONE of Australia’s top economists will visit the Garden City this Friday for the Toowoomba Chamber of Commerce’s Federal...

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10th May 2016 6:05 AM

RETIREES fear changes to superannuation entitlements announced in the Federal Budget may be a Trojan horse for more...

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14th May 2016 5:05 AM

LABOR candidate for Page Janelle Saffin has accused the government of quietly cutting $351 million of Pacific Highway...

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17th May 2016 10:05 AM

CUTS to funding mean hundreds of Warwick region residents will be in legal limbo from July 1, 2017.

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18th May 2016 9:05 AM

Federal health funding cuts to the states will have serious ramifications for regional hospitals around Australia including...

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20th May 2016 6:05 PM

THIS year’s Federal Budget and election campaign are failing to interest people under 40, a Griffith University researcher...

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01st June 2016 5:06 AM

Retailers say the government needs to tackle the illicit market in order to reduce smoking rates.

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Highlighting the issue of population growth in Australia due to the net overseas migration of 200,000 people per annum.

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09th June 2016 11:06 AM

IF we can waste so much on that mad, pointless war, we can afford just about anything at all.

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30th June 2016 4:06 AM

In yesterday's council meeting the table of councillors adopted the new budget

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13th July 2016 5:07 AM

FUNDING cuts to one of Clarence Valley Council’s key tourism and community assets leaves supporters devastated and...

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15th Aug. 2016 10:08 AM

Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister Luke Hartsuyker said the Coffs Harbour bypass is a priority project before...

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02nd March 2017 9:03 AM

This kind of empty, selfish policy suggests the treasurer has never bothered to think much about how people with similar...

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09th March 2017 7:03 AM

Small Business Minister Michael McCormack meets with Warwick Chamber of Commerce

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11th April 2017 3:04 PM

MORE than $1 billion in funding could be allocated towards the Inland Rail in the upcoming federal budget.

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20th April 2017 10:04 AM

Cowper MP doesn't expect Federal Budget to reveal funds for a Coffs Harbour bypass. But that doesn't mean the money for the...

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23rd April 2017 8:04 AM

In terms of their impact on financial markets and on investment decision-making, Commonwealth budgets typically have a...

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02nd May 2017 4:05 PM

Gonski 2.0 could hit students in the Clarence Valley hard according to the NSW Teacher Federation

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04th May 2017 5:05 AM

On first and second look, the federal treasurer is entitled to be proud of his Budget

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06th May 2017 1:05 PM

The universities' response to the proposed federal budget cuts only shows they are concerned about the impact on their...

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06th May 2017 3:05 PM

A HUGE boost for mental health has been secured for the Sunshine Coast with millions to be directed our way from tomorrow...

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08th May 2017 6:05 AM

AUSTRALIA’S big four banks will be targeted in tomorrow’s budget where the Treasurer will announce new measures to make the...

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08th May 2017 8:05 AM

THE rising cost of living, including a one-off cash payment to help pay energy bills, at core of government promises ahead...

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08th May 2017 11:05 AM

Pensioners are set to receive a one-off bonus payment from the Federal Government in a move to address increasing...

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09th May 2017 4:05 AM

SUNSHINE Coast mayor Mark Jamieson says it's time for the federal government to start playing catch up with funding for...

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09th May 2017 5:05 AM

Infrastructure upgrades and family support also top budget priorities

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09th May 2017 5:05 AM

Stamp duty highlighted as a de-motivator for those wanting to sell.

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09th May 2017 11:05 AM

How much each Rose City school will receive under the Quality School reform package in new budget

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09th May 2017 5:05 PM

QUEENSLAND won’t see a cent of Commonwealth money towards its Cross River Rail project until at least 2019, in a snub that...

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09th May 2017 8:05 PM

ATTEMPTS to boost employment are always welcome, but it seems the Federal Government is intent on doing the opposite.

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09th May 2017 9:05 PM

SUPPORT on Coast for generic prescriptions and schools funding, while housing and healthcare boosts high on wish list.

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10th May 2017 5:05 AM

THE University of the Sunshine Coast would receive a concessional loan to finance construction of the foundation facilities...

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10th May 2017 5:05 AM