Media Releases


Shining a Spotlight on Seniors’ Safety at the Sandgate RSL

17 Aug 2015

A lively Seniors’ Forum was held last Thursday morning at Sandgate RSL’s Be’s Bar, hosted by the Member for Sandgate, Stirling Hinchliffe.

Politicians playing Pool - with David Curnow, 612 ABC Brisbane

05 Aug 2015

In August 2015, Stirling was the special guest on 612 ABC's "Politicians Playing Pool", hosted by David Curnow.

Topping up go card set to be easier than ever for Taigum residents on the go

03 Aug 2015

Taigum residents will find it easier to top up their go card, with the community set to benefit from a new top up terminal coming soon to a local small business.

Trust your Instinct, Sandgate

08 Jul 2015

Domestic Violence is a serious problem facing our local community; in Queensland, there are about 180 reports to police of domestic violence incidents every day.

Program to boost young Indigenous leadership

26 Jun 2015

Last week, a young leader from Sandgate took part in a six-day leadership forum in Brisbane.

Fundraising Event for Nepalese Earthquake draws Hundreds

15 Jun 2015

On Saturday night, hundreds of people from the local area and greater Brisbane came out to the Fitzgibbon Community Centre to support and raise funds for the victims of the devastating Earthquake that hit Nepal in April.

Express your inner Mozart this July

12 Jun 2015

Filnders Parade will be turned into a musical mecca on the 23rd of July as part of QMF's 2015 Keys to the City Event.

Graffiti hotspot in Deagon transformed into Boondall Wetlands Mural

22 May 2015

One of the biggest graffiti hotspots on the Northside has been transformed into a picturesque mural, located along the bikeway linking Deagon to Boondall and unveiled by Member for Sandgate, Stirling Hinchliffe.

Local Masonic Care Facilities Receive Boost from Grant Money

15 May 2015

Masonic Care Queensland have received a much needed funding boost for Lucinda and Musgrave Aged Care as part of the Gambling Community Benefit Fund’s recent round of funding.

Let’s Give Happy to Live Happy this National Volunteer Week

12 May 2015

Australia’s week-long celebration of volunteers officially kicked off on Monday, May 11, with events and activities to be held throughout Queensland over the coming days to mark the contribution volunteers make to our state.