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Fair Work Action

Former Employment Minister Eric Abetz has welcomed news that Israel Folau will launch action in the Fair Work Commission.

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Dover Bowls Club to get all-weather synthetic green

Bowlers at the Dover Bowls Club will be boosted by the current turf surface being replaced with an all-weather synthetic green thanks to a $200,000 grant through the Federal Liberal Government’s $30 million Community Sport Infrastructure Program.

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Science Week Grants for Hobart

Tasmanian Liberal Senator Eric Abetz has welcomed the announcement of $90,000 for local groups to deliver science awareness as part of the second round of the Federal Liberal Government’s $720,000 2019 National Science Week Grants.

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Roads to Recovery Bonus for Kingborough Council

The Federal Liberal Government's Roads to Recovery Program has delivered an extra $596,102 bonus to the Kingborough Council that ensures a total of almost $3 million over the next five years for road projects within the Kingborough municipality.

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Headstone Project Charitable Status Welcomed

The Tasmanian Headstone Project has been a major winner in the 2019 Budget by being granted deductible gift recipient (DGR) status from 1 July 2019 after strong representations by Tasmanian Liberal Senator Eric Abetz.

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About Eric

Eric Abetz has been a Liberal Senator for Tasmania since 1994 and has served in a range of Leadership, Ministerial and Shadow Ministerial roles.

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