Tuesday, 14 February 2017 in Media
Griffith University Gold Coast will bring the fun of
National Science Week to the Gold Coast after receiving $20,000 from the
Australian Government to deliver the Pop-Up Science Centre.
Assistant Minister for Vocational Education and Skills and
Federal Member for McPherson, the Hon. Karen Andrews, congratulated Griffith
University for its ef... read more »
Wednesday, 8 February 2017 in Media
From today, children aged two to five will
have immediate and free access to Kalydeco® (ivacaftor) – a life-changing drug that
addresses the causes of cystic fibrosis rather than just the symptoms.
Member for McPherson, the Hon. Karen Andrews, welcomed
the news and said previously only children six years of age and
older with the G... read more »
Tuesday, 31 January 2017 in Media
Assistant Minister for Vocational Education and Training, the Hon Karen Andrews, says
Australians should not be fooled by Bill Shorten’s speech to the National Press Club today.
“Labor is no friend of apprentices and they have the dismal record to show it,” Minister Andrews said.
“With Bill Shorten playing a lead role... read more »
Monday, 30 January 2017 in Media
A new campaign has been launched aiming to put an extra 100 young people in the electorate of Dunkley on the path to a rewarding career in just 60 days and help boost the local skilled workforce in Melbourne’s southeast.
Federal Assistant Mi... read more »
Friday, 27 January 2017 in Media
The regional breakdown of the latest unemployment
figures has revealed some encouraging news for job seekers on the Gold Coast
according to Federal member for McPherson, Hon Karen Andrews.
Figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics
show the unemployment rate in the Gold Coast region is well below the national
... read more »