$5,512,761 INVESTMENT IN A BRIGHTER FUTURE FOR TOOWOOMBA REGION

The Liberal and Nationals Government is investing in the future of the Toowoomba Region with $5,512,761 in funding for four projects under Round 5 of our highly successful Building Better Regions Fund.   Projects to receive funding include:   The Great Divide Mountain Bike Destination                  $3,333,000   Darling Downs Health Museum – Stage…

Toowoomba Region Jobs and ADF Personnel Benefit from Health Facility Upgrades

Australian Defence Force personnel and local businesses in Toowoomba Region are reaping the benefits of the Morrison Government’s $212.5 million investment in new and upgraded health facilities at Defence premises across the nation. The construction programs include a range of new and upgraded facilities to provide primary health care services, including dental, pharmacies, mental health,…

Morrison Government expands support for apprentices in Groom to secure Australia’s future workforce

The Morrison Government will continue to secure Australia’s economic recovery by expanding support to help apprentices finish their training, protecting the skills pipeline delivered under the government’s successful Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements program. The $3.9 billion Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements program will extend support into the second and third year of an eligible Australian Apprenticeship through the…

Road Safety Funding Flows to Groom

New road safety upgrades and improvements will be delivered in Toowoomba Region thanks to funding from the Australian Government. Federal Member for Groom Garth Hamilton said the funding will deliver crucial road safety improvements while also supporting shovel-ready construction activity. “This vital funding provides a critical boost to local jobs and the economy in an…

Next Step for New Highfields Library and Community Facility

Tender has been awarded for design and construction of a new Toowoomba Regional Council (TRC) library, customer service centre and community meeting facility at Highfields. Toowoomba based construction company McNab Developments was awarded the tender to construct the new Highfields library at 32 and 38 O’Brien Road. The project is funded by the Australian Government’s Local…

Applications open for businesses in Toowoomba Region to help strengthen Australia’s supply chains

Businesses in Toowoomba Region are encouraged to apply for a grant to help strengthen Australia’s supply chain capabilities and access to critical products in times of crisis. Applications have now opened for manufacturers under the Supply Chain Resilience Initiative – a key part of the Government’s $1.5 billion Modern Manufacturing Strategy. Matched grants of between…

Thousands of New Apprentice and Trainee Jobs

Tens of thousands of new job opportunities will be created for apprentices and trainees across Australia with the expansion of the targeted wage subsidy program as part of the Morrison Government’s National Economic Recovery Plan. The Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements wage subsidy program is fully subscribed, helping to create 100,000 apprenticeships in less than five months.…