Highly anticipated shopping precinct

WHEN queried or surveyed the people of Logan Reserve had one overwhelming answer when it came to the question – ‘what does this community need?’ The answer nine times out of ten? A shopping precinct and supe...

Thank you for all you do

MORE than 50 local legends were recognised at the inaugural Forde Volunteer Appreciation Awards on Friday, May 24 Despite the nature of volunteers to steer clear of the limelight, I wanted to highlight the i...

Forde left out of budget sweeteners

IF All Labor intend to do is dig Australia into an inflationary hole, it’d be nice if the Forde electorate at least got a few sugar hits to compensate it. We saw the Labor Albanese government hand down its B...

Funding priorities for Forde

AS we await the 2024-25 federal budget, treasurer Jim Chalmers has been made profoundly aware of some of the items I, and the Forde community, would wish to see funded. I made sure to get my wish list in ear...
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Beenleigh cane’s sweet tradition

THERE is something particularly sweet about a town steeped in tradition. Beenleigh will come together on Saturday, May 11 to commemorate our century-old (and then some) cane history and I cannot wait. Usu...
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Families battle cost of living crisis

Forde families have seen their standard of living crushed under Labor, and there is absolutely no apparent plan from this government to restore it. With a few weeks to go until the Federal Budget, we’re yet ...

Forde Volunteer Appreciation Awards

I am excited to introduce the inaugural Forde Volunteer Appreciation Awards to recognise and thank individuals and community organisations for their hard work and dedication to the Forde community. Every yea...

Flu season is upon us

Winter is coming! This inevitable change sees the commencement of winter sports, less daylight during the day and the crackle of fireplaces in the evening. Alas, with this cooler weather also comes the be...

You can help make each other safe

I hope everyone was able to have a happy and safe Easter Break and importantly find some time to spend with loved ones. The Woodridge electorate, and Logan as a whole, is one of the most dynamic and vibrant co...