New Black Spot Road Funding

This Government is making roads safer through a $2.575 million investment in 2021-22 Black Spot funding for four roads across our community. This new funding will see total investment through the Black Spot Program in Queensland rise to $189.2 million, demonstrating our ongoing commitment to improving road safety. The Australian Government has committed $1.1 billion…

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National Action Plan For Pain Management

One in five Australian adults live with chronic pain – defined as pain that has been experienced for more than three months. The goal of this government is to ensure that people living with pain are recognised as a national and public health priority and that they and their carers are empowered to understand and…

Exit 41 slip road photo

Sign the petition to change M1 Exit 41!

The Australian Government has committed $96.3 million to upgrading Exit 41 and Exit 49 on the M1 Pacific Motorway. This is a terrific project which will improve accessibility, connectivity and productivity, safety and travel times. However under the current plan, all residents around this exit will have to travel through the commercial industrial areas and…

Budget Roadshow Artwork

Budget Roadshow 2021

I’m holding a 2021 Budget Roadshow this week. Come by and have a chat and learn what’s in it for you and our community. Tuesday 18 May (Budget Information Session*) 5.30 – 7.30pm – The Youth Space, Upper Coomera Centre, 90 Reserve Rd, Upper Coomera Wednesday 19 May (Mobile Office) 9.15am – 10.15am Eagleby Shopping…

Welcome to Forde

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, we have 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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Level 1, 110-112 George Street, Beenleigh  QLD 4207

Postal Address:
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Phone: (07) 3807 6340
Fax: (07) 3807 1990

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