Report reveals coronial system failures

A damning Auditor-General report has described Queensland’s coronial system as being under stress, with increased delays and backlogs and inadequate support for grieving families. LNP Shadow Attorney-General David Janetzki said that despite repeated warnings, Labor were ignoring desperate pleas   Read More

Labor’s hollow promise to Mackay patients

The Palaszczuk Labor Government must explain why the delivery of a new mental health unit promised for Mackay before the last election has been delayed by 12 months. Last October – just two days before the state election was called – then Health Minister Cameron Dick said the new mental health   Read More

Bates announces Budget wish list

Member for Mudgeeraba, Ros Bates MP has put in her wish list early for the 2018-19 State Budget, outlining a number of key projects that Labor have consistently ignored. Ms Bates said her desired projects would see roads improved, school safety enhanced, law and order secured and the local   Read More

Project update and upcoming construction activities – Pacific Motorway (M1) Upgrade Mudgeeraba to Varsity Lakes

At Stapley Drive Bridge, bored piling work for the new bridge will start from Monday 11 June, weather permitting, on the eastern side of the motorway. From the week commencing Sunday 24 June, piling activity will start in the centre median. This work will be undertaken out of hours for   Read More

M1 upgrade not a Labor priority

Southern Gold Coast State MPs have applauded local Federal Member, Karen Andrews MP and the Turnbull Government’s announcement yesterday delivering $110 million funding to upgrade the M1 between Exits 82 and 85. “That commuters spend the equivalent of four days a year in traffic is not on and I   Read More

A new team: to Get Queensland Moving

Media Release from the Leader of the Opposition As we travel around this great state people stop us in the street, at coffee shops, at community events and ask us what’s happening in Queensland. They are worried Queensland is grinding to a halt because of a frozen at the wheel Labor   Read More

Telstra Business Women’s Awards now open

Nominations have opened for the 2015 Telstra Business Women's Awards. For 21 years, Telstra has delivered the Awards to celebrate the achievements of brilliant business women in Australia. As a former winner of the Telstra Businesswoman of the Year Award, I encourage local business women to   Read More

Great Results Guarantees $1.67 million in funding for Mudgeeraba Schools

Students in Mudgeeraba are set to benefit from the second round of Great Results Guarantee funding announced today 24 September. Member for Mudgeeraba Ros Bates MP welcomed the announcement on behalf of local students. Ms Bates said that more than $1,674,527 would go directly to Mudgeeraba   Read More

Get Playing Plus Open

Get Playing Plus has been launched as the newest stream of the popular Get in the Game program and assists with the development of regionally significant community sport and recreation facilities, and Mudgeeraba sporting groups are being encouraged to apply. Get Playing Plus will provide $20   Read More

Stop/Go Traffic for Worongary Road for Floodway Upgrade

From Monday 30 June 2014 there will be stop/go traffic conditions on Advancetown-Mudgeeraba Road (Worongary Road) at the Worongary Creek Floodway between 9am and 3pm. From Monday 7 July 2014, stop/go traffic conditions will be in place 24 hours a day. Changed traffic conditions will be in   Read More