LOCAL NEWS

M1 bottleneck for commuters
06 May 2016

M1 bottleneck for commuters

On Tuesday night for the third budget in a row, the Abbott-Turnbull Govermnent has failed to allocate a single cent to easing congestion on the M1.

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Schools make worthy investment
22 Apr 2016

Schools make worthy investment

One of the main reasons I got involved in politics was to make a difference to our local schools so that we give young poeple their best chance of success. 

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Help us protect Medicare
08 Apr 2016

Help us protect Medicare

In recent weeks at train stations and bus stops, corner stores and markets, and on door steps, it seems most people want to talk about health, hospitals and the future of Medicare.

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Watching out for each other
24 Mar 2016

Watching out for each other

Last Sunday, I was pleased to join Cameron Dick and Jon Raven to cook some snags at the Marsden Neighbourhood Watch Easter barbecue for local residents. 

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 Cost of living increasing
11 Mar 2016

Cost of living increasing

A hot topic at my regular mobile offices over the weekend was the rising cost of living for local people.

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Penalty Rates Must Stay
26 Feb 2016

Penalty Rates Must Stay

More than 20 000 people work in part-time jobs in our local community. Nine thousand work in retail and at least 4500 in hospitality.


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Health a worthy investment
12 Feb 2016

Health a worthy investment

After almost five decades as a nurse and a midwife, my mum recently retired from the profession she loved.

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Turnbull's plan to make school more expensive
15 Jan 2016

Turnbull's plan to make school more expensive

With the start of school term just around the corner, it is an exciting, but expensive, time of year for local families.

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 A Time to Reflect
18 Dec 2015

A Time to Reflect

With Christmas just around the corner, it's time for reflection on what has been a very big year both in politics and for our area.

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Congratulations to local students
04 Dec 2015

Congratulations to local students

It’s been a very busy time for local schools as they come together to recognise students’ achievements in academic, cultural and sporting activities over the past year.

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