T.S Walrus Australian Navy Cadets

I was honored on Friday to attend the Annual Inspection of the T.S Walrus Australian Navy Cadets at Eagleby. Commanding Officer – Arlene Allan ANC was an apology, so I took the salute and inspection. On behalf of our community, thanks for your continued service.

Weekend Sport

When I am not in Canberra, I love getting out and watching the Football and this weekend was no exception. I enjoyed attending the Waterford Demons Rugby League, Park Ridge Pirates AFL, Mustang Brothers Rugby League, Park Ridge Panthers and Bethania Rams. Have a great week all.

Senator Bridget McKenzie Visit

Yesterday, I hosted Senator Bridget McKenzie in my electorate. I gave her a tour of the many Infrastructure Upgrades that are happening, many of which are Legacy Investments by the Coalition. We’re calling on the Federal & State Labor Governments to commit to funding these projects for the community. Let’s finally get on with the job!

Logan City Council Volunteer Awards

It is always an honour to attend the Logan City Council Volunteer Awards each year in our region. So many fantastic organizations and their volunteers work tirelessly in our community without any recognition, and this was our chance to say thanks. The Davida Steele Award went to the team at Quota Beenleigh. What a well-deserved…


Radio Logan Catch-up

It was fantastic to catch up with Mike Bennett this morning at Radio Logan. We discussed a range of issues including the recent Federal Budget and what is in it for Forde plus the recent Logan City Council Volunteer Awards and Thank you Breakfast that was held on Saturday.

Beenleigh Cane Parade

A stunning day to celebrate everything Beenleigh, at the Beenleigh Cane Parade! Congratulations to the Rotary Club of Beenleigh & President Janee Hong, for putting on another amazing parade & festival for our local community.Special mention to Mt Warren Park State School for taking out the award for best overall float, a terrific effort!

Federal Budget 2023

As your Federal Member for Forde, I’ve personally written to the Treasurer, Jim Chalmers and asked him not to forget our electorate when handing down the next Federal Budget on Tuesday 9 May 2023. Throughout the 2022 Campaign, the LNP committed to funding several vital upgrades within our region, which if delivered, would significantly improve…


School Chaplains Afternoon Tea

Our School Chaplains do such great work in our schools, so it was a no brainier to invite our local chaplains along for a ‘thank-you’ Afternoon Tea, simply to have a chat about their roles in our School Communities, and just a general catch-up. Thanks again for all you do!

Mini Farm at Loganlea SHS

What a joy it was to attend the official opening of the Mini Farm at Loganlea SHS. So many people from many parts of the community have been part of this since the beginning, including many as sponsors. Congratulations to everyone involved.