Media Releases

Labor Will Restore Young People's Faith in Politics

May 07, 2019

A Shorten Labor Government will put an independent voice for Australia’s youth at the centre of Australia’s public life by restoring funding to the Australian Youth Affairs Coalition.

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Mt Gravatt TAFE Campus to Get $460,000 Upgrade

April 24, 2019

A Shorten Labor Government will invest $460,000 to equip Mt Gravatt TAFE fashion and design students for the industries of the future. The investment will provide TAFE students with a new computer aided design and fashion manufacturing lab.

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Labor will support people in financial hardship across Brisbane

April 23, 2019

A Shorten Labor Government will provide $40 million over four years to emergency relief organisations across the country, including over $5.3 million for organisations that deliver services in Brisbane.

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Labor Will Fix Coorparoo's Cavendish Road Level Crossing

April 18, 2019

A Shorten Labor Government would invest $107 million to fix one of Brisbane’s worst traffic snarls: the Cavendish Road level crossing at Coorparoo.

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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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