Brandis needs to act immediately to end the distress experienced by transgender children and their families

The Attorney-General remains deaf to the brave calls of families of transgender children, and the children themselves, advocating for changes to the Family Law Act.  Currently, these children need to apply for an Order from the Family Court before they can access Stage Two Hormone Treatment.  This is an expensive and unnecessary process that creates further traumatic delays for these children and their families when time is of the essence.

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Privacy

The office of the Member for Moreton and our service providers value your privacy and are committed to ensuring that information collected is dealt with in accordance with current Australian best practice guidelines.

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Don't shock my family for your profit

Posters advertising a new film are on display in Brisbane bus shelters with young women making rude gestures.   One of the bus shelters in Moreton is adjacent to a sporting oval used by a local Christian school.

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Bullies not welcome

At Eid Down Under recently I had some halal lamb and cevapi and they tasted exactly like Australia. Despite being raised a Catholic in country Queensland I felt right at home at a Muslim celebration on Brisbane’s southside. It wasn’t a tradition from my childhood or my culture or my religion, but it was still enjoyable – and the food was delicious!

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$1 million 'Dragon Bridge' to breath life into Sunnybank

A revitalised pedestrian bridge in Sunnybank will improve access and safety and revitalise the Sunnybank business precinct

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Malcolm Turnbull's broken NBN promise leaves southsiders at breaking point

Families and businesses on the Southside are still waiting for Malcolm Turnbull’s second-rate NBN, the Member for Moreton, Graham Perrett, said today.

 

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Queensland Students suffer from Youth Allowance delays

Long delays in Youth Allowance processing have forced Queensland students to rely on friends and family for food while they wait for a response from Centrelink.

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The Government has shown complete contempt for the democratically elected Senate

The Abbott/Turnbull Government has shown complete contempt for the democratically elected Senate. The Government has repeatedly ridden roughshod over motions carried by Senate majority whenever it hasn't suited the LNP's political agenda.

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Kids' Dental Scheme cuts hit hard on Southside

Families on the Southside will be hit hard by Malcolm Turnbull’s decision to axe the Child Dental Benefits Scheme.

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Malcolm Turnbull must pull Christensen into line

Turnbull Government MP, George Christensen has again sought to inflame tensions in the community with the launch of his new website which features the masthead, War on Radical Islam.

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