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Mount Lindesay Highway Upgrade Has Begun

Works have started on the upgrade of the Mount Lindesay Highway between Stoney Camp Road and Chambers Flat Road. The $75 million project will widen the highway from two to four lanes, build new northbound and southbound bridges across Norris Creek, install safety upgrades and improve fauna connectivity and protection. This is all about getting…

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Community Survey

It’s a pleasure to work with people, groups and local businesses to deliver for our community. And I know that I’m most effective when I have a clear understanding of what’s important to you. I’m inviting everyone to complete my ‘Biggest Survey’ to help me better understand your needs and priorities. In appreciation for giving…


Powering Communities Program now open!

Community groups across Forde will be supported by a new Morrison Government program to lower energy costs, support local jobs and help reduce global emissions. The Powering Communities Program will fund up to 12 projects worth a total of $67,700 in Forde. Grants of between $5,000 and $12,000 will be available to eligible community organisations,…

Coomera Connector Stage 1 (Photo credit: Qld Govt Dept of Transport and Main Roads)

Business gears up for jobs on $1.5 billion second M1

Queensland construction companies have been invited to submit their proposals for the Gold Coast’s largest road project. The jointly funded $1.5 billion Stage 1 of the Coomera Connector, will run between Coomera and Nerang. Contractors received their first industry briefing today – on a project expected to create around 700 jobs. Federal Minister for Population,…

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The best things in life are friends, family and living in a wonderful community. We are fortunate to live in a great part of the world, wehave a fantastic climate, beautiful natural fauna and flora and a wonderful community.
It is an absolute honour to represent you and our Forde community. We are one of the fastest growing electorates in Queensland.

Bert van Manen MP


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