Tuckshop Week Wraps Up
05 Nov 2015
Stirling Hinchliffe, Member for Sandgate, last week met with several tuckshop staff and volunteers to say thank-you for all their hard work.
Taigum on the Go
23 Oct 2015
Stirling Hinchliffe’s petition for a go card top-up facility has won the day with public transport customers in Taigum now able to top up their go card from the Taigum Newsagency in Taigum Square.
Sandgate St Vinnie’s Taps into Tech Upgrade
20 Oct 2015
St Vinnie’s in Sandgate has benefited from the State Government’s Gambling Community Benefit Fund, receiving $2340 to purchase iPad’s, printing equipment and office furniture to improve client engagement and allow staff and volunteers to work with more mobility.
Building community spirit with hammer and nails
02 Oct 2015
State Member for Sandgate Stirling Hinchliffe today committed to working with Sandgate Men’s Shed on a possible relocation to the Brighton Health Campus.
Let's Start Talking About Mental Health
01 Oct 2015
Last week, Queensland Mental Health Commissioner Dr Lesley Van Schoubroeck attended a Valuing Mental Health Morning Tea in Sandgate to discuss the importance of mental health and wellbeing in the community.
Roundtable Urges Social Change to Tackle Domestic Violence
28 Sep 2015
The Queensland Minister for Communities, Women and Youth and Minister for Child Safety Shannon Fentiman joined Member for Sandgate, Stirling Hinchliffe, and Member for Nudgee, Leanne Linard, for a community roundtable with local community groups to discuss the issue of Domestic and Family Violence.
Skilling Queenslanders for Work Funding Supports Job Seekers
21 Sep 2015
Member for Sandgate, Stirling Hinchliffe, said two local community groups would share in $717,800 following the first round of Skilling Queenslanders for Work funding allocations being announced.
$25,000 Funding Boost for Sandgate Hawks Club
21 Sep 2015
The Sandgate Hawks have received $25,000 funding from the Palaszczuk Government to assist in recovery from the May 1 storm event. Most recently this has included a $20,000 grant under Category 2 of Disaster Recovery Funding to replace and relocate the irrigation pump system, re-engineer the drainage to prevent water flow into the change rooms and canteen and to repair surrounding areas.
Bracken Ridge State High School Wins $5,000 as Part of CUA Community Care Grant Program
08 Sep 2015
Stirling Hinchliffe, Member for Sandgate, today visisted Bracken Ridge State High School to congratulate the staff and students on winning $5,000 to assist in the upgrade of their outdoor gymnasium as part of the CUA Community Care Grant Program.
Teacher Aide Day celebrates special role in Local schools
04 Sep 2015
Last Friday, schools celebrated Teacher Aide Day, recognising the very special contributions teacher aides make in our classrooms.