$5 Million To Help Local Recovery Efforts For Threatened Species

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will create a $5 million Threatened Species Recovery Fund to support local communities in the fight to protect Australia’s vulnerable wildlife. The Fund will provide seed money and community grants for local projects that strongly align with the targets…

$50,000 To Help Local Recovery Efforts For The Mahogany Glider

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will commit $50,000 to local efforts to protect the iconic Mahogany Glider. The funding will assist the Mungarru Lodge Sanctuary to work with local landholders and community groups to build crucial habitat for this endangered species. This community project…

$20,000 To Help Local Recovery Efforts For The Plains Wanderer

Today on World Environment Day, the Coalition is delighted to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will commit $20,000 to local efforts in the electorate of Murray to protect the iconic Plains Wanderer. The funding will go to the Friends of Terrick Terrick National Park to work with Parks Victoria on planting native shrubs and…

Coalition Provides Solar And Battery Storage Boost For Corangamite

A re-elected Turnbull Government will provide $100,000 in solar and battery storage grants to community organisations across Corangamite. “The South Barwon Football and Netball Club and Lorne Surf Life Saving Club are the first to receive grants of up to $15,000 each to help the community play its part in reducing Australia’s emissions and directly…

Another Empty Slogan on Renewables from Bill Shorten

Bill Shorten has been caught with another empty slogan denying the cost of his renewable policies. When asked how much his renewables plan for public servants would cost, he said: “There'll be no net cost in terms of what we're proposing” Bill Shorten’s reckless economic management style is to pretend that everything is free. This…

Coalition provides solar and battery storage for communities across Brisbane

A re-elected Turnbull Government will provide community groups across the electorate of Brisbane with $100,000 towards installing solar and battery storage to help the local community play its part in reducing Australia’s emissions and directly benefit from lower electricity bills. “The expanded Solar Communities program will provide funding for groups across Australia to install rooftop…

Coalition provides solar boost for community groups in Forde

Federal Member for Forde Bert van Manen MP was joined by Minister for the Environment the Hon Greg Hunt MP, to announce six community organisations in Forde will share in $100,000 towards installing solar. Mr van Manen said the solar grants would help the local community play its part in reducing Australia’s emissions while also…

Coalition to deliver new Green Army project for Albert and Logan Rivers

A re-elected Turnbull Government will deliver a new Green Army project for the Albert and Logan Rivers. The Green Army provides opportunities for young Australians aged 17-24 years to gain training and experience which will assist them in the future to find jobs, while generating real benefits for the local environment. The project will: •…

Major funding boost for Beenleigh Senior Citizens Centre

Federal Member for Forde Bert van Manen MP was joined by Minister for the Environment, the Hon Greg Hunt MP to announce that a re-elected Turnbull Government will deliver a major funding boost for the Beenleigh and District Senior Citizens Centre. Mr van Manen said the Beenleigh and District Senior Citizens Centre took pride in…