Local Media Releases

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

Queensland Olympic Bid's Big Step Forward is Great News

By The Hon Anthony Albanese MP , Senator Don Farrell, Terri Butler MP and Qld Labor Team

25 February 2021

Federal Labor congratulates Queensland on its bid to host the 2032 Olympic and Paralympic Games being named as the International Olympic Committee’s preferred candidate.

Tens of Thousands of Qld Tourism Jobs Remain at Risk

By Terri Butler MP, Senator Don Farrell, Senator Nita Green

22 February 2021

Tens of thousands of Queensland tourism jobs remain at risk because the Morrison Government refuses to support them beyond the end of March.

Press Conference - Visit to Tritium Factory with Leader of the Opposition The Hon Anthony Albanese MP, Jim Chalmers MP

By The Hon Anthony Albanese, Terri Butler MP and Jim Chalmers MP

10 February 2021

Topics: Visit to Queensland; manufacturing; climate change; Labor’s policy agenda; industrial relations; insecure work; a Future Made in Australia; electric vehicles; net zero by 2050; Labor’s Secure Australian Jobs Plan.

Press Conference - South Bank Visit with Leader of Australian Labor Party

By The Hon Anthony Albanese MP and Terri Butler MP

06 February 2021

Topics covered include: Visit to Queensland, Federal Government responsibility for quarantine, upcoming industrial relations announcement, Better Off Overall Test, state borders, alternatives to hotel quarantine, Kate Jones, support for the tourism industry, Australian commanders gifted Swiss watches, net zero emissions by 2050, Nationals MPs, Labor leadership, New Acland mine.

COMMUNITY CONGRATULATES SOUTHSIDE HEROES

26 January 2021

A number of locals are being 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.

Butler calls for expressions of interest in community grants

By Terri Butler MP

19 January 2021

Terri Butler MP is now taking expressions of interest for Stronger Communities grants, which support local not-for-profits with minor capital projects.

Asbestos hazard to be fixed in win for Greenslopes community

By Terri Butler MP

After years of lobbying, petitioning and fighting, our community has today had a win in relation to an asbestos hazard and wasted community resource -- the old Red Cross Hall at Greenslopes. 

Local students and staff now feeling effects of Morrison government's uni cuts

By Terri Butler MP

09 December 2020

University students, teachers and staff in the Griffith electorate are feeling the effects of the Morrison Government’s failure to support Australian universities.

Southside Heroes recognised at Griffith Australia Day Awards Ceremony

By Terri Butler MP

30 November 2020

Terri Butler MP was honoured to be able to acknowledge Griffith’s unsung local heroes at the 21st annual Griffith Australia Day Awards ceremony on Sunday.

Griffith Community to celebrate Southside heroes at Griffith Australia Day Awards Ceremony

By Terri Butler MP

27 November 2020

Terri Butler MP is recognising Griffith’s unsung local heroes this weekend at the 21st annual Griffith Australia Day Awards ceremony.