Secrets to a Long Life

Wednesday, 27th April 2011   Secrets to a Long-Life   Today, Bert van Manen MP, Federal Member for Forde, attended the celebration of the Forde Electorate’s Alice Dobson’s 100th Birthday.   Surrounded by family and friends at the Beenleigh Senior Citizen’s Centre, Mrs Dobson cheerfully greeted Mr van Manen and was pleased to receive one…

Anzac Pride

  Wednesday, 27th April 2011   ANZAC Pride On Monday, 25th April, Bert van Manen MP, Federal Member for Forde attended ANZAC Day services in the electorate.   Mr van Manen was honoured to attend the Beenleigh RSL’s Dawn Service and congratulates them on over 3,000 attendees at the event.   Pimpama/Ormeau and the North…

My First Speech Competition

Thursday 7th April 2011   My First Speech Competition for Young Australians   Federal Member for Forde, Bert van Manen MP, encourages High school students in years 10, 11 and 12 to take part in a new national competition called “My First Speech”.   Organised by the House of Representatives, students need to write and…

And the Winner is……

The winner of the business card draw at the Live & Local Expo is   George @ Hyda Cable Covers   Congratulations George from the team van Manen.  We are sure you will enjoy the fine wine, with the beautiful Parliament House etched glasses, while you read Tony Abbott’ “Battlelines”.