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JANE PRENTICE MP, Federal Member for Ryan

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17 December, 2014
UQ Dow Centre for Sustainable Engineering Innovation
The University of Queensland's Dow Centre for Sustainable Engineering Innovation was officially opened by Minister for Industry, Ian McFarlane today. The opening was also attended by Dow Chemical CEO and Chairman, Dr Andrew Liveris, Professor Eric McFarland, Director of the Centre a... Read more
11 December, 2014
Ryan Children send Christmas Cards to our ADF
Schools in Ryan have participated in a project to send hundreds of Christmas Cards to our ADF troops serving overseas. The schools were sent blank Christmas cards to decorate for an ADF member who won’t be able to spend Christmas with their family and friends. Federal Member for Ryan, J... Read more
26 November, 2014
Are you prepared for 72 hours?
The Sherwood Neighbourhood Centre and Benarrawa Community Development Organisation are Sponsoring an afternoon tea and workshop on disaster preparedness. It will go through the best ways to be prepared for 72 hours in the event of a disaster. When: Tuesday 9th December 1:00pm-3:30pm Where: Sher... Read more
21 November, 2014
Year 12 Graduations and Awards Nights
This week has been a very busy weeks for schools and Year 12s in particular as they prepare to finish school forever. I was delighted to attend some of the ceremonies and presents some of the awards. As always I was proud to sponsor the Jane Prentice Award for Indigenous Student of the Year to ... Read more
14 November, 2014
Green Army round two now open for applications in Ryan
Applications are now open for community-led Green Army projects that support practical, grassroots environment and heritage conservation activities across Queensland. The Australian Government is providing additional opportunities in the 2014/15 financial year for community organisations, envir... Read more
13 November, 2014
What's Your Nature
The Federal Government has funded a five year, $2.1 million initiative to re-connect people with their local environment. The What's your nature inititiative  aims to physically and mentally connect the Brisbane community with their natural environment. It included activities such as plantin... Read more
12 November, 2014
Support our Troops this Christmas
As we head into an exciting time of year and Christmas preparations begin, we also think about our deployed service men and women who won’t be able to celebrate Christmas at home with their families. Messages of support from the community are way to thank our troops for their service and sh... Read more
10 November, 2014
Invitation - Defence White Paper 2015
Please find attached an invitation to attend a meeting to discuss the 2015 Defence White Paper. Jane Prentice MP invites you to join Peter Jennings for an information evening on THE DEFENCE WHITE PAPER 2015 Date: 18 November 2014 Time: 6:30pm Venue: Gaythorne RSL (534 Samford Road) ... Read more
09 November, 2014
Kenmore Park Preschool sets the Tone for Language Trials
Jane Prentice MP, Federal Member for Ryan, has confirmed the Kenmore Park Preschool and Kindergarten as one of forty sites across Australia selected to take part in the Abbott Government’s trial of a second language in the year before school. Mrs Prentice says “the $9.8 million Earl... Read more
07 November, 2014
Gaythorne Community Forum
Queensland Health has informed me of a Community Forum next Tuesday for Gaythorne residents concerned about the recent media coverage of the old Wunderlich Factory on Bellevue Avenue.  It will be an opportunity for residents to speak to a panel of health experts if they have any questions, con... Read more
05 November, 2014
Google Non-profits
Google for Non-profits provides access to free products and tools for not-for profits organisations.  These include google apps and Ad Grants (which provides non-profits with opportunity to target new audiences online to the value of $10, 000 per month). It also includes YouTube for not-for p... Read more
30 October, 2014
Tomorrow is the 10th Anniversary of Day for Daniel and everyone is encouraged to “Wear Red and Educate” to raise awareness of child safety, promote a safer community for children, educate children and empower them to “recognise, rea...Read more Read more
24 October, 2014
The Leniata Legacy
The Leniata Legacy seeks to challenge and change the status quo and stop the cycle of violence against women in Papua New Guinea. As a member of the Human Rights Sub-Committee and the Joint Standing Committee for Foreign Affairs and Aid Sub- Committee, I have heard some truly disturbing testimony o... Read more
23 October, 2014
Thomas Park Bougainvillea Garden
It is always rewarding to work with our community to achieve good outcomes. My office, along with Cr Julian Simmonds, has recently supported local Arch Caithness to have Thomas Park at Indooroopilly listed on the State Heritage Register. The park, is an important part of the history of the area as ... Read more
22 October, 2014
Short Story Award 2015
The English-Speaking Union (Queensland Branch) has announced their first ESU-Roly Sussex Short Story Award 2015. The competition aims to foster and promote original creative writing of outstanding quality.  The length of the story must be no more than 3,000 words and the prizes include: ... Read more
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