Delays hit 10 health projects across Queensland

Queensland patients will have to wait even longer to access important public health services thanks to project delays under the Palaszczuk Labor Government.   Projects in Brisbane, the Sunshine Coast, Hervey Bay, Cairns, Atherton, Roma and the Torres Strait have been affected, according   Read More

More Labor cover-ups over contaminated tissue scandal

Budget Estimates hearings descended into farce again today as the Palaszczuk Government refused to answer questions about a distressing bungle that resulted in three Queensland babies and one teenager being supplied contaminated tissue by the Heart Valve Bank.   “I am stunned that Labor’s   Read More

No funding from Labor for Robina Community Legal Centre

Member for Mudgeeraba, Ros Bates MP has come out swinging against the Labor Government as no funding has been allocated once again to the Robina Community Legal Centre today. “I am hugely disappointed that Labor has chosen to play political games with this issue again”, “This is the fourth   Read More

State Budget too little too late for Mudgeeraba

Member for Mudgeeraba, Ros Bates MP says today’s State Budget proves the Palaszczuk-Labor Government are playing catch up announcing infrastructure funding that has been on the table for 13 years. Labor’s announced upgrade of the M1; including $70 million for an extra lane from Mudgeeraba to   Read More

Deb delivers plan to reduce waiting lists at Queensland hospitals

LNP Leader Deb Frecklington has announced the LNP will slash waiting lists and elective surgery wait times in Queensland Hospitals by partnering with the private sector. “Our emergency department wait times are blowing out, with almost one-third of all patients not being seen within clinically   Read More

Hospital finally funded but why has Labor dragged the chain?

LNP Shadow Health Minister Ros Bates said after three, long years, the people of Nambour were finally getting an upgrade to their hospital, but questioned why it had taken so long. “Not only did Annastacia Palaszczuk and Labor have to be dragged into making this important hospital upgrade, the   Read More

Upcoming changes to M1 traffic and construction activities

  Pacific Motorway (M1) Upgrade Mudgeeraba to Varsity Lakes 18 May 2018 Traffic changes From Tuesday morning, 22 May 2018, the northbound on-ramp under Stapley Drive Bridge, Reedy Creek will be reduced to one lane onto the M1 Motorway for the duration of construction (see map   Read More

Labor refuses to update Queenslanders on fake doctor at Children’s Hospital

Labor refuses to update Queenslanders on fake doctor at Children’s Hospital Wednesday, 16 May 2018 Labor Health Minister Steven Miles today refused to release details of an investigation into a fake doctor who was allowed to wander around the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital for seven months   Read More

Palaszczuk needs to guarantee no taxpayers money was spent on Myriad Air

Palaszczuk needs to guarantee no taxpayers money was spent on Myriad Air Tuesday, 15 May 2018 Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk needs to urgently guarantee Queenslanders that no tax-payers money was spent to fly US multimillionaires to Queensland on Myriad Air. LNP MP Ros Bates said Tourism   Read More

Large equipment on Beechmont Road

Restoration works are continuing on Beechmont Road with large equipment being delivered to the work area in the coming days. Overnight tonight, Thursday 10 May, an excavator will travel from Nerang after midnight and will be delivered to Beechmont Road near the Nerang-Murwillumbah Road   Read More