Funding Success for Toowoomba West Lions Club

Volunteers working on displays for Toowoomba’s annual Christmas Wonderland event will have access to a more secure and spacious workplace with the help of a grant from Round 4 of the Coalition Government’s Stronger Communities program. Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh joined the team from Toowoomba West Lions Club at their Toowoomba workshop last…

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Funding Success for Cambooya C&K Kindergarten

Staff and kids at Cambooya’s C&K Community Kindergarten will benefit from new and improved facilities at the Centre with the help of a grant from Round 4 of the Coalition Government’s Stronger Communities program. Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh joined the team at C&K Cambooya Community Kindergarten today to announce the funding and inspect…

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Statement of PFAS Inquiry Report

Statement from Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh on the tabling of the Foreign Affairs Defence and Trade Report on its Inquiry into management of PFAS contamination in and around Defence bases “I welcome the tabling of the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs Defence and Trade Report on its PFAS Inquiry. “I am advised…

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ONE-STOP-SHOP FOR FINANCIAL COMPLAINTS OPENS FOR BUSINESS

Consumers and small business in the Groom electorate will be spared the expense and inconvenience associated with taking financial complaints to court with the Coalition Government’s Australian Financial Complaints Authority (AFCA) open for business as of today Thursday 1 November 2018. “This new one-stop shop will deliver free fast and binding service for all financial…

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Groom MP Appointed to Drought Finance Taskforce

Federal Member for Groom John McVeigh has been appointed to the newly established Drought Finance Taskforce that will bring senior representatives of government the banking sector and the National Farmers Federation together to focus on the ongoing impacts of drought on farmers and small businesses. The taskforce will include four Government members: Treasurer Josh Frydenberg…

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INLAND RAIL DELIVERY ON TRACK

An important first step in the delivery of the most complex section of the Inland Rail alignment has been made with the announcement of the Public Private Partnership (PPP) Registrations of Interest (ROI) for the Gowrie to Kagaru section. The Gowrie to Kagaru segment of the 1700kms Brisbane to Melbourne Inland Rail route includes about…

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