Senate debates

Tuesday, 13 October 2015


Royal Queensland Bush Children's Health Scheme

3:38 pm

Photo of Claire MooreClaire Moore (Queensland, Australian Labor Party, Shadow Minister for Women) Share this | | Hansard source

I move:

That the Senate—

(a) notes that:

(i) BUSHkids, is the Royal Queensland Bush Children's Health Scheme, which has provided and continues to provide the children of rural Queensland with physical and mental health assistance since 1935, and

(ii) Thursday, 22 October 2015 is BUSHkids Thanksgiving, and celebrates 80 years of the BUSHkids service; and

(b) congratulates BUSHkids for the dedication and commitment of the many people involved who provide to families across regional Queensland through this pioneering health scheme.

Question agreed to.