Coalition Backs Pumped Hydro Potential for the Downs

A proposal to build a pumped-hydro power plant on the Darling Downs is one of 12 projects shortlisted under the Coalition Government’s Underwriting New Generation Investment Registration of Interest process. Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh said the renewable pumped-hydro proposal at Cressbrook Reservoir would add even greater diversity to our region’s energy generation capacity.…

Coalition Looking After Older Australians

The Liberal Nationals Coalition Government is looking after older Australians ensuring they have the essential services they need to access care and support in retirement. Speaking to residents at Infin8Care in Mount Lofty Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh outlined a range of measures that would help older people in our community living at home…

$18 000 Up for Grabs under Expanded Tertiary Education Scholarships program

Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh has encouraged students living in Toowoomba and the Darling Downs to apply for a Government-funded scholarship to assist with the costs of their tertiary education. Applications are now open for scholarships under the expanded $58.1 million Rural and Regional Enterprise Scholarships program. Dr McVeigh said eligible students could benefit…