Local Media Releases

Terri's local media releases, and media releases from previous shadow ministerial portfolios.

Morrison Government Abandons QLD Youth: Backbone faces closure without Federal Arts funds

February 08, 2020

One of Queensland’s only youth arts organisations, Backbone, has had its funding slashed by the Federal Liberal Government, despite its rising success.

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Community Congratulates Southside Heroes - Griffith Australia Day Awards 2020

February 20, 2020

A number of locals were recognised by the community on Australia Day as the Southside’s unsung volunteer heroes, for their outstanding work to make our community a better place.

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Butler gives Lifeblood - you can too

January 15, 2020

It’s easier than ever for Southsiders to give blood this year, with Australian Red Cross Lifeblood ready to accept donations in 2020.

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Southside digs deep for bushfire appeal

January 14, 2020

Locals were abuzz on Friday afternoon at the Stones Corner Hotel, with meat trays being sold by locals Terri Butler, Joe Kelly and Matt Campbell to raise money for the Bushfire Appeal.

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Government must act on PFAS at Bulimba Barracks

November 07, 2019

Today's reports of the presence of PFAS at the Bulimba Barracks should be a wake-up call for the Morrison government to finally act to address contamination at the site. Around 200 Bulimba locals have signed my online petition calling on the government to rectify the contaminants on the site, and now Erin Brockovich has joined the calls, speaking out about the presence of PFAS.

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Butler calls for improved security at places of worship

October 11, 2019

The incident at the Holland Park Mosque on Wednesday evening is deeply concerning and highlights the need to do more to support communities fighting racism and divisive acts that invoke fear.

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OUR STRONG VOICE FOR THE SOUTHSIDE