Local organisations can apply for SmartTech grants

Local councils, companies, not-for-profits and research organisations in Forde can now apply for up to $5 million in funding to support smart tech projects for their local communities. The Coalition Government’s $50 million Smart Cities and Suburbs Program has been opened by Assistant Minister for Cities and Digital Transformation Angus Taylor. Mr Taylor said he…

New equipment for Beenleigh Buffaloes

Beenleigh Buffaloes AFL Club will be better supported to launch a senior women’s team next season thanks to a Turnbull Government Stronger Communities grant. Federal Member for Forde Bert van Manen MP visited the club to congratulate them on receiving a $5745 grant under Round 2 of the program. “Beenleigh Buffaloes just finished off a…

New shade shelter for Ormeau Shearers JRLFC

An exciting new grandstand shade project for the Ormeau Junior Rugby League Football Club (JRLFC) will be going ahead thanks to a generous Turnbull Government Stronger Communities grant. Federal Member for Forde Bert van Manen MP said Ormeau Junior RLFC would receive $13,182 under Round 2 of the Stronger Communities Program. “Brien Harris Oval is…

Coalition delivers $1 million for state-of-the-art autism early intervention centre

High-needs autistic children in Logan will receive state of the art care with a nearly $1 million investment in the Logan Autism Centre of Excellence coming from round three of the Coalition’s National Stronger Regions Fund. Minister for Regional Development Fiona Nash said the project would provide critical early intervention services for children and their families. “I’m…