Catching Cane Toads For $100.00 Is Better Than 10 Cents

Catching Cane Toads For $100.00 Is Better Than 10 Cents

10 January 2019

Federal Senator For Queensland Pauline Hanson’s Catching Cane Toad Plan Has Merit Victor P Taffa Federal Senator For Queensland Pauline Hanson’s Catching Cane Toad Plan has merit however the price should have been $100.00 and not 10 Cents. Former US President Ronald Reagan once said that the “Best form of Welfare is a Job.” Value […]

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Northern Territory Govt Awards December Round Of CBF Grants

Northern Territory Govt Awards December Round Of CBF Grants

31 December 2018

Northern Territory Minister for Justice Natasha Fyles December Round Of CBF Grants Awarded Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government has awarded a total of $4.4 Million in the December round of the CBF Major and Minor Community Organisation Grants and Major Community Events Program Grants to local community organisations. “Territory Government’s top priority is jobs […]

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From 1 January 2019 Tasmanians Aged 50-64 Years Able To Access The NDIS

From 1 January 2019 Tasmanians Aged 50-64 Years Able To Access The NDIS

30 December 2018

Tasmania Minister for Disability Services and Community Development Jacquie Petrusma Tasmanians Aged 50-64 Years To Access The NDIS From 1 January 2019 Victor P Taffa From Tuesday (1 January, 2019), Tasmanians aged 50 to 64 years will be able to access the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS), Minister for Disability Services and Community Development Jacquie […]

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Disability Advocacy First Round Funding Delivered

Disability Advocacy First Round Funding Delivered

21 December 2018

Western Australia Minister for Disability Services Stephen Dawson First Round Of $1.2 Million Disability Advocacy Funding Delivered Victor P Taffa $1.2 Million to deliver positive change for people with disability Extensive consultation and research undertaken with stakeholders 6 Western Australian advocacy agencies will share $1.2 Million in State Government funding for projects designed to drive […]

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Housing And Homelessness Strategy To Be Developed For South Australia

Housing And Homelessness Strategy To Be Developed For South Australia

08 December 2018

South Australia Minister for Human Services Michelle Lensink New Sector Taskforce To Be Formed To Address Housing And Homelessness Victor P Taffa State Government will form a new sector and industry taskforce to help develop a new Housing and Homelessness Strategy for South Australia. Announcement comes as about 80 key members of the local housing […]

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Rocky Bay Services Expansion Funded Thanks To Lotterywest Grant

Rocky Bay Services Expansion Funded Thanks To Lotterywest Grant

01 December 2018

Western Australia Minister for Disability Services Stephen Dawson $4.8 Million Lotterywest Grant To Expand Rocky Bay Services Victor P Taffa Existing Mosman Park facility to be redeveloped and expanded New facility will cater to 1,175 clients with disability by 2022 Disability Services Minister Stephen Dawson has today announced a $4.8 Million Lotterywest grant to Rocky […]

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Western Australia Seniors Award Winners 2018 Congratulated By Minister

Western Australia Seniors Award Winners 2018 Congratulated By Minister

20 November 2018

Western Australia Minister for Seniors and Ageing Mick Murray Perth Butcher Vince Garreffa Honoured With Top Seniors Award Victor P Taffa Western Australia Seniors Awards 2018 recognise individuals, local governments and businesses for their community contributions Winners awarded for fundraising, health and wellbeing awareness, age-friendly community development and efforts to improve the lives of dementia […]

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Liberal/National Coalition Govt To Introduce Youth Boot Camp

Liberal/National Coalition Govt To Introduce Youth Boot Camp

19 November 2018

Victoria Opposition Leader Matthew Guy Victoria Shadow Minister for Families and Children Georgie Crozier Youth Boot Camp Victor P Taffa A Liberal/Nationals Coalition Government will introduce a tough new Youth Boot Camp to give offenders a second chance with a purpose. “This is for those kids that need some tough love and the importance of […]

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New Mapoon Aged Care Facility Construction Gets Underway

New Mapoon Aged Care Facility Construction Gets Underway

16 November 2018

Queensland Minister for Local Government Stirling Hinchliffe Construction Of A New Aged Care Facility At Mapoon Underway Victor P Taffa Mapoon community’s older members will soon benefit from a new Aged Care Respite Centre, with construction now underway. Minister for Local Government Stirling Hinchliffe today visited the site of the new centre, to which the […]

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Liberal/National Coalition Govt To Boost Opportunities For Disabled Victorians

Liberal/National Coalition Govt To Boost Opportunities For Disabled Victorians

15 November 2018

Victoria Shadow Minister for Disability Tim Bull Liberal Nationals To Boost Jobs For Victorians With A Disability Victor P Taffa An elected Liberal/Nationals Coalition Government will boost employment opportunities for Victorians with a disability, supporting social enterprises to start-up and expand. Nationally, about 50 % of people with a disability participate in the workforce, compared […]

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New South Wales Seniors Festival 2019 Runs From 13-24 February

New South Wales Seniors Festival 2019 Runs From 13-24 February

12 November 2018

New South Wales Minister for Ageing Tanya Davies New South Wales Seniors Festival Theme Is ‘Love Your Life’ In 2019 Victor P Taffa Communities across New South Wales will come alive with music, art, sporting and health events for seniors this February, as more than 100 organisations prepare to host events and activities to celebrate […]

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Taskforce To Look Into Child Abuse Neglect And Prevention

Taskforce To Look Into Child Abuse Neglect And Prevention

11 November 2018

South Australia Minister for Human Services Michelle Lensink South Australia Minister for Child Protection Rachel Sanderson Redesigning Child Abuse Neglect Early Intervention And Prevention System Victor P Taffa A newly formed State Government Taskforce has been charged with redesigning South Australia’s child abuse and neglect early intervention and prevention system. Taskforce establishment forms part of […]

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Gold Coast To Host Homelessness Symposium On 7 November 2018

Gold Coast To Host Homelessness Symposium On 7 November 2018

06 November 2018

Queensland Minister for Housing and Public Works Mick de Brenni Gold Coast Homelessness Symposium To Focus On Older People Victor P Taffa Finding innovative solutions to homelessness will be a key focus of the 14th annual Gold Coast Homelessness Symposium at Carrara tomorrow (November 7). Member for Gaven Meaghan Scanlon, who will be speaking at […]

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Final Larrakia Nation Day Patrol Vehicles Hit The Streets In Darwin And Palmerston

Final Larrakia Nation Day Patrol Vehicles Hit The Streets In Darwin And Palmerston

06 November 2018

Northern Territory Chief Minister Michael Gunner 4 More Day Patrol Vehicles Now On The Street In Darwin And Palmerston Victor P Taffa Final 2 of the 4 additional Larrakia Nation Day Patrol vehicles hit the streets of Darwin and Palmerston today. The 4 additional vehicles take the total to 5 Day Patrol vehicles. “This is […]

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Liberal/Nationals Coalition Govt Grants For Mums Supporting Families In Need

Liberal/Nationals Coalition Govt Grants For Mums Supporting Families In Need

03 November 2018

Victoria Opposition Leader Matthew Guy Liberal/Nationals Coalition Backing Mums Supporting Families In Need Victor P Taffa An elected Liberal/Nationals Coalition Government will provide a $100,000 grant to help support the work of Mums Supporting Families in Need in the community. Mums Supporting Families in Need is a volunteer run organisation, providing quality material aid to […]

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Youth Week Tasmania 2019 Grant Applications Open Until 22 November 2018

Youth Week Tasmania 2019 Grant Applications Open Until 22 November 2018

27 October 2018

Tasmania Minister for Disability Services and Community Development Jacquie Petrusma Youth Week Tasmania 2019 Grants Program Opens Victor P Taffa Youth Week Tasmania is a celebration that recognises the value of all young Tasmanians aged 12-25, and will run from 10-17 April 2019. Youth Week Grants Program supports local government, community organisations and schools to […]

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State Govt Increases Funding To Tackle Child Abuse And Neglect

State Govt Increases Funding To Tackle Child Abuse And Neglect

25 October 2018

South Australia Minister for Human Services Michelle Lensink South Australia Minister for Child Protection Rachel Sanderson New Funding Towards South Australian Research To Tackle Child Abuse And Neglect Victor P Taffa State Government has awarded the state’s leading researchers an almost $1 Million boost towards further understanding and tackling child abuse and neglect. Minister for […]

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New CBF Committee Members Announced

New CBF Committee Members Announced

22 October 2018

Northern Territory Attorney General Natasha Fyles First Of The New Minor CBF Grants Awarded And Committee Victor P Taffa Northern Territory Government have increased Major and Minor CBF grants, and have made minor CBF grants available all year round to enhance and support the community. “Territory Government has improved the efficiency and ease of access […]

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600 Pairs Of Thongs Travels 1,600 Km To Cape York Peninsula Remote Communities

600 Pairs Of Thongs Travels 1,600 Km To Cape York Peninsula Remote Communities

09 October 2018

Queensland Minister for Transport and Main Roads Mark Bailey Thongs Donation Heading For Cape York And Torres Strait Communities Victor P Taffa More than 600 pairs of thongs will soon be on their way to remote communities on Cape York Peninsula and the Torres Strait to help ensure patients can board flights to access health […]

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Minister Visits Site For New Murgon Community Neighbourhood Centre

Minister Visits Site For New Murgon Community Neighbourhood Centre

04 October 2018

Queensland Minister for Communities Coralee O’Rourke Thriving Murgon Community To Benefit From New Neighbourhood Centre Victor P Taffa Residents in Murgon will benefit from better access to services and support in their community, with the Palaszczuk Government investing $3.1 Million into the construction and establishment of a new neighbourhood centre. During a visit to the […]

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