Media Releases

Budget will confirm continued support for early literacy sessions across the Gold Coast

June 02, 2018

Free pre-school early literacy sessions at Gold Coast libraries will continue after the Palaszczuk Government guaranteed new funding.

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Scanlon welcomes extra funding to tackle domestic violence on Gold Coast

June 01, 2018

Member for Gaven Meaghan Scanlon has welcomed the Palaszczuk Government’s latest commitment to prevent domestic violence and protect those fleeing from it. “It is great that the state budget will include funding for four additional specialist domestic violence officers and a new domestic violence shelter on the Gold Coast,” she said.

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Coomera students fly into the future with new facilities

June 01, 2018

Students at Coomera Anglican College are set to soar into the future, with $5.5 million in modern facilities – including a drone flying space – officially opened today. Member for Gaven Meaghan Scanlon, representing Education Minister Grace Grace at today’s opening, said the Palaszczuk Government had contributed $1.05 million in funding towards these projects.

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C’MON FEDS – SUPPORT OUR YOUNG PEOPLE

May 30, 2018

A highly-successful program for at-risk young people on the Gold Coast stands to lose the services of a youth worker due to discontinued funding from the Federal LNP Government.

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Ros Bates in fantasy territory with second M1 claim

May 22, 2018

Ros Bates is either deliberately misleading M1 motorists or is simply incompetent claiming no more resumptions are required for a second M1 says Member for Gaven Meaghan Scanlon.

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Gold Coast benefits from Commonwealth Games legacy

May 21, 2018

Member for Gaven Meaghan Scanlon has today announced the Coast will receive more than 1700 key assets and pieces of sporting equipment used during the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games as part of a legacy program run by the Queensland Government.

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