MATTERS OF PUBLIC INTEREST - Strawberry Industry - 19 September 2018

16 May 2019 2:19 PMSimone WilsonMATTERS OF PUBLIC INTEREST - Strawberry Industry - 19 September 2018

The strawberry contamination is a terrifying sabotage campaign that has far-reaching consequences across an industry that contributes around $130 million to the Queensland economy. We are all angry and I am sure that we in this House will all ensure the full weight of the law is brought down on the culprit or culprits behind this sabotage. They will be brought to justice.

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ADJOURNMENT - BRIBIE ISLAND ROAD - 19 SEPTEMBER 2018

19 Sep 2018 7:07 PMSimone WilsonADJOURNMENT - BRIBIE ISLAND ROAD - 19 SEPTEMBER 2018

It belies belief that the state Labor government can look a $20 million gift-horse in the mouth, but that is exactly what has happened when the federal government gifted $20 million to fast-track vital upgrades on Bribie Island Road in my electorate.

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ADJOURNMENT - NO NUCLEAR POWER PLANT ON BRIBIE ISLAND - 21 AUGUST 2018

21 Aug 2018 7:00 PMSimone WilsonADJOURNMENT - NO NUCLEAR POWER PLANT ON BRIBIE ISLAND - 21 AUGUST 2018

My attention has been drawn to a petition currently before the Queensland parliament that has some mischievous bearing on Bribie Island in my electorate of Pumicestone. This petition, titled ‘Nuclear power plant on Bribie Island’, has been sponsored by none other than the member for Morayfield, Mark Ryan.

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ADJOURNMENT: BRIBIE ISLAND DEMENTIA SUPPORT GROUP - 15 JUNE 2018

15 Jun 2018 12:12 AMSimone WilsonADJOURNMENT: BRIBIE ISLAND DEMENTIA SUPPORT GROUP - 15 JUNE 2018

According to Dementia Australia, Alzheimer's is a condition that will have the greatest social and economic impact in our time. With an estimated 425,416 Australians living with the disease, services have never been in such high demand. That is why the Bribie Island Dementia Support Group is such a vital volunteer service in my electorate.

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2018 Budget Reply - 14 June 2018

14 Jun 2018 8:00 PMSimone Wilson2018 Budget Reply - 14 June 2018

The Pumicestone electorate has been hung out to dry. There is nothing in this budget for Pumicestone. Right from the outset I have to ask: what will it take for this government to commit to fully funding an upgrade of the Caboolture-Bribie Island Road?

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