Wednesday, 10 February 2016 in Media
Round 2 of the Stronger Communities programme is now open and Federal Member for McPherson Karen Andrews is encouraging community organisations to consider applying for funding.
“This exciting programme makes available grants of between $5,000 and $20,000 to local governments and incorporated not-for-profit organisations for small capit... read more »
Tuesday, 9 February 2016 in Media
Pre-schoolers on the Southern Gold Coast will get the chance to learn a language other than English using apps as part of the Turnbull Government’s play-based Early Learning Languages Australia (ELLA) programme.
Member for McPherson Karen Andrews invited preschools that had expressed an interest in trialling the language apps last year t... read more »
Wednesday, 3 February 2016 in Media
Federal Member for McPherson Karen Andrews has welcomed $140,000 in funding for Southern Cross University to help disadvantaged students develop mathematics skills.
“We know students in remote locations or from disadvantaged backgrounds can face extra barriers getting into and staying at university and the Government is committed to imp... read more »
Saturday, 30 January 2016 in Media
The Gold Coast’s 213 Squadron of the Australian Air Force Cadets (AAFC) celebrates 20 years servicing the community this year and Local Federal Member Karen Andrews has commended their contribution to the region.
“The 213 Squadron (SQN) celebrates their 65th Anniversary this year and their 20th year engaged with the Southern Gold Coa... read more »