Funding Success for 15 Local Schools  

Member for Groom John McVeigh today announced funding for 15 schools across Toowoomba and the Darling Downs under the first round of the Coalition Government’s Local Schools Community Fund. Speaking at Toowoomba State High School at Mt Lofty, Dr McVeigh said the Coalition Government was providing $200,000 to help 15 local schools with the cost…

Funding Success for Oakey Show Society

  Volunteers working on events during the annual Oakey Show will have access to better more user-friendly equipment with the help of a grant from Round 5 of the Coalition Government’s Stronger Communities program. Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh joined Oakey Show Society representatives Judith and Geoff Byers on-site recently to announce $8,300 in…

Immediate financial assistance for Toowoomba and the Darling Downs

Drought-hit farmers in the Toowoomba Regional Council local government area will be able to access one-off payments of $3,000 thanks to the Government’s Drought Community Support Initiative. Member for Groom John McVeigh said the payments would provide immediate relief to some of the worst-hit farming families. “Registrations are now open for drought-affected farmers, farm workers,…