Palaszczuk Government’s cruel blow to Indigenous Australians

This week it was revealed that the Palaszczuk Labor Government plan to entirely abandon the Family Responsibilities Commission (‘FRC’) – a bipartisan welfare reform initiative that has improved Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander lives in Cape York for a decade. Labor’s Deputy Premier Jackie Trad announced to a shocked crowd including local FRC Commissioners that…

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Moggill Remembers Centenary of Armistice 2018

On Sunday, 11 November 2018, students, residents and families from across the Moggill Electorate came together to pause in silence, in commemoration of the Centenary of the Armistice. At Bolton Clarke Fairview, Pinjarra Hills, Dr Christian Rowan MP, Member for Moggill, joined a large contingent of Kenmore State High School students, including the incoming 2019…

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McIntyre Centre leads the way for therapy

Liberal National Party Leader Deb Frecklington toured the McIntyre Centre yesterday to see how the joy of being with horses can inspire and support people with a disability. “I’ve seen students here growing in confidence and pride as they interact with these gorgeous horses,” Ms Frecklington said. “Students like Leon Poole from Pullenvale State School…

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Western Suburbs Commuters Shun Labor’s Transport Neglect

State Member for Moggill, Dr Christian Rowan MP, has slammed the Palaszczuk Labor Government over its failure to deliver for Western Suburbs commuters, following the damning release of new passenger transport figures to public transport advocacy group, Rail Back on Track. Dr Rowan said the release of the patronage data, which had to be obtained…

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Celebrating Seniors Week 2018

This week, seniors from across the Moggill electorate were treated to a special morning tea, hosted by State Member for Moggill and Shadow Minister for Seniors, Dr Christian Rowan MP, in celebration of Queensland Seniors Week. In welcoming residents to his fourth annual Seniors Morning Tea, Dr Rowan paid tribute to the incredible contribution seniors…

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Action to improve road safety must be fast-tracked

Constant incidents on roads in the western suburbs have triggered Moggill LNP MP Dr Christian Rowan to renew calls for an integrated road and public transport plan to deliver a safer commute. Dr Rowan’s further push followed an incident on Moggill Road on August 29 in which a teenage girl was taken to hospital with…

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Labor’s budget of taxes, debt and unemployment

The Palaszczuk Labor Government’s State Budget will damage Queensland, including the electorate of Moggill. With record debt, no plans for local infrastructure solutions to ease traffic congestion and local households to be hurt with new taxes, State Member for Moggill, Dr Christian Rowan MP said today that Labor’s budget is one of taxes, debt and…

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Action needed to bust Moggill Rd congestion

The Liberal National Party is putting Moggill Rd congestion in the spotlight and ramping up pressure on the Labor Government to commit funds in the looming State Budget. LNP Leader Deb Frecklington and Moggill MP Dr Christian Rowan visited the Bellbowrie Tavern today and discussed worsening congestion on Moggill Rd. It followed a community forum…

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Turnbull Government delivers for Queensland Seniors

The Federal Government’s commitment to providing for seniors through the More Choices For a Longer Life package is welcome news for Queenslanders, LNP Shadow Minister for Seniors Dr Christian Rowan said today. “The measures included in the package will boost living standards and give retirees peace of mind regarding their finances,” Dr Rowan said. “$1.6…

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Where are Labor’s new remote community homes?

The Palaszczuk Government needs to start working with Canberra to deliver better housing for remote indigenous communities, according to Shadow Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Partnerships Dr Christian Rowan. “Over the past decade the Federal Government has invested over $1 billion in Queensland through the Remote Housing Strategy,” Dr Rowan said. “That funding…

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