Media Releases


Letter to the Editor: Seniors Business Discount Card Scheme

24 Oct 2016
New figures show a record number of Queensland seniors are taking advantage of the discounts available under the Seniors Business Discount Card.

Naval Cadets put grant towards a new kitchen

24 Oct 2016
Naval cadets in Sandgate have benefited from a grant of $35,000 in a recent round of funding from the State Government’s ‘Gambling Community Benefit Fund’ which has gone towards installing a new kitchen at T.S Paluma, Shorncliffe.

Brighton Health Campus celebrates 70 years of caring for our community

14 Oct 2016
The founding values of exceptional care and compassion are taking Brighton Health Campus into an exciting new chapter in its history.

Scholarship applications open for aspiring teachers

13 Oct 2016
Aspiring teachers are being urged to apply for grants and scholarships on offer from the Palaszczuk Government.

Letter to the Editor: Fisheries Management Green Paper

29 Sep 2016
Queensland waters contain some of the world’s most distinct and diverse aquatic ecosystems, such as Moreton Bay. We all want this fantastic ecosystem to be there for generations to come.

School maintenance blitz underway on the Bayside

29 Sep 2016
Member for Nudgee Leanne Linard and Member for Sandgate Stirling Hinchliffe said all local state schools would benefit from the Palaszczuk Government’s record investment in school maintenance.

St John Fisher College celebrates opening of new facilities

23 Aug 2016
Students in Bracken Ridge are set to benefit from more than $7.5 million new facilities at St John Fisher College.

My Home Awards up and growing in Sandgate

17 Aug 2016
Green thumbs in the Sandgate public housing community have been urged to start digging and planting in preparation for the annual My Home Awards.

Northside training project makes job seekers, job ready

21 Jul 2016

Twelve local job seekers have earned a nationally recognised qualification through a Sandgate training project equipping them with the skills needed to pursue career opportunities in the community services sector.

Local museum home to a piece of Sandgate’s rail history

15 Jul 2016
The Sandgate Historical Society and Museum added a special piece of railway history to its collection of local memorabilia today by accepting two railway sleepers donated by Queensland Rail.