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Bleijie pledges $200k for local lifesavers

Member for Kawana Jarrod Bleijie has pledged that the Kawana Waters Surf Lifesaving Club will be upgraded to the tune of $200,000 if the LNP are elected at the upcoming state election. “At 10km in length, Kawana has one of the longest open beaches on the Sunshine Coast which is why I have been fighting […]

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LNP to fix Caloundra’s biggest bottleneck

The LNP will bust congestion at one of the Sunshine Coast’s biggest bottlenecks and create new jobs for local workers if it wins the next state election. LNP Leader Deb Frecklington visited Caloundra today to announce a $15m funding commitment to fix the Caloundra Road – Nicklin Way roundabout. It’s the second major LNP project […]

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Community Awards to Recognise Volunteers

Member for Kawana, Jarrod Bleijie, has called on the Sunshine Coast community to help recognise hard-working volunteers by nominating them for the tenth annual Kawana Electorate Queensland Day Community Awards. Mr Bleijie said the Kawana Electorate Community Awards, now in its tenth year, provides an opportunity to acknowledge and pay tribute to the thousands of […]

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LNP will deliver Sunshine Coast Stadium expansion

Sunshine Coast footy fans prayers’ have been answered with confirmation today that a future LNP Government will commit $20 million funding for an expansion of Sunshine Coast Stadium. LNP Deputy Leader Tim Mander made the announcement alongside LNP Member for Kawana Jarrod Bleijie and Melbourne Storm under 19’s players today. Mr Mander, a two time […]

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Consultation needed on Mass Transit Project

Pressure is mounting on the Sunshine Coast Council to commit to public consultation of its Mass Transit Project before proceeding to the Detailed Business Case stage of the process. Member for Kawana, Jarrod Bleijie, said he was concerned that the community had not been consulted for over six years about the project, well before the […]

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LNP will trap online predators before they strike

LNP Leader Deb Frecklington has vowed to give Queensland police new powers to prosecute pedophiles who use the internet to groom children for sexual abuse. Ms Frecklington said the laws would be based on South Australia’s Carly’s Law – introduced after 15-year-old Carly Ryan was raped and murdered by a 50-year-old pedophile who had posed […]

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LNP’s plan to crack down on youth crime

Tuesday, July 7, 2020 LNP Leader Deb Frecklington today announced a comprehensive plan to crack down on youth crime and protect the public. Ms Frecklington said she was determined to make Queensland communities more safe and secure for families if her party wins the next election. An LNP Government will implement tougher laws, monitor youth […]

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LNP to bust congestion with free senior and student travel

Seniors on the Sunshine Coast will be entitled to free off-peak travel on local trains if the LNP wins the next state election on October 31. LNP Member for Kawana Jarrod Bleijie said free off-peak fares for seniors using the Citytrain network was part of the party’s bold plan to bust congestion across South-East Queensland. […]

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Ratepayers want kerbside collection

With travel restrictions in place due to the COVID-19 crisis, many in the community have been confined to home and unable to travel to the rubbish tip to dispose of unwanted recyclables. Member for Kawana, Jarrod Bleijie, is leading the call requesting the Sunshine Coast Council provide a kerbside collection service for ratepayers whilst COVID-19 […]

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Air-con backflip a win for kids – and the LNP

LNP Leader Deb Frecklington has welcomed the Palaszczuk Labor Government’s decision to finally adopt the LNP’s policy of air-conditioning every state school in Queensland. The stunning backflip came after the Palaszczuk Labor Government spent the last two years attacking the LNP’s air-conditioning commitment. “This is a big win for the LNP, but most importantly it’s […]