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Teresa Gambaro MP

Thank you for visiting my website. I am honoured to serve you as the Federal Member of Parliament for Brisbane.

I am committed to working with the community to ensure Brisbane has the representation in Canberra that it needs and deserves.

As your voice in Canberra, I will fight tirelessly for the local and national issues that affect you.

Joint Media Statement – Brisbane’s Iconic Riverwalk back in action

September 21st, 2014

BRISBANE’s new Riverwalk has reopened for residents and tourists alike after being destroyed by floods in 2011. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Warren Truss said the Australian Government committed $54 million to the $72 million Riverwalk project. “Riverwalk is one of 5,000 reconstruction projects in Queensland which are jointly funded [...]

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Abbott Government commits $406m for preschool certainty

September 10th, 2014

The Abbott Government will commit $406 million to ensure families in the electorate of Brisbane can continue to access up to 15 hours of preschool per week in 2015. Federal Member for Brisbane, the Hon Teresa Gambaro MP, confirmed the Commonwealth is offering Queensland an extension of the current national partnership arrangement for preschool funding [...]

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Payment increase for more than 3.7 million pensioners

September 10th, 2014

More than 3.7 million pensioners will receive an increase to their payments from 20 September, the second rise this year. Federal Member for Brisbane, the Hon Teresa Gambaro MP, said single age pensioners will receive an increase of up to $11.50 a fortnight, while age pensioner couples will receive up to $17.40 extra a fortnight. [...]

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CHEAPER HEALTH BENEFITS FOR SENIORS IN BRISBANE – AS PROMISED

September 2nd, 2014

In a win for seniors the Government has delivered a key election commitment giving thousands more self-funded retirees access to cheaper medicine and health benefits. Despite repeated attempts by Labor and the Greens to block it, legislation to index income thresholds for the Commonwealth Seniors Health Card has passed Parliament. Federal Member for Brisbane, the [...]

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Government delivers for local Brisbane roads

September 2nd, 2014

The Australian Government has delivered on its $2.1 billion Roads to Recovery programme. The Land Transport Infrastructure Amendment Bill 2014 passed the Senate and will see the Brisbane City Council get their first payment in September on time and in full,” said Federal Member for Brisbane, the Hon Teresa Gambaro. “The primary intent of this [...]

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