Local Media Releases

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

Terri Butler and Labor Will Invest in Local Footy

April 13, 2019

With Senator the Hon Don Farrell, Shadow Minister for Sport A Shorten Labor Government, if elected, will invest $450,000 to upgrade facilities at Jack Esplen Oval, home of the Morningside Panthers.

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Labor to support Children's Hospital Telethon

April 10, 2019

A Shorten Labor Government will donate $2 million to support the terrific work of the Queensland Children’s Hospital via the Channel Nine Telethon.

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Labor Will Fix the Greenslopes Red Cross Hall

April 06, 2019

A Shorten Labor Government will provide greater support to veterans’ communities in Griffith with a $1.5 million commitment to the Red Cross Hall in Greenslopes. This commitment from Labor will see the old Red Cross Hall in Greenslopes restored as a local community hub for veterans.

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Young people lose under this Liberal government

April 03, 2019

Younger Australians aren’t getting a fair go under Scott Morrison and the Liberals. They are failing young people, who are finding it harder to get ahead in life.

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LNP Budget fails Southsiders on traffic and transport

April 03, 2019

Once again, the LNP has failed to commit federal funds to Cross River Rail. The LNP's budget also fails to take any action on a major traffic snarl on the Southside, the Cavendish Road level crossing at Coorparoo.

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No plan to lift wages growth as forecasts down again

April 03, 2019

After six years of cuts and chaos, and six weeks before an election, the Budget confirms what Labor has been saying - that the economy is not working for everyday Australians.

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OUR STRONG VOICE FOR THE SOUTHSIDE