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Media Releases

DAIRY INDUSTRY INQUIRY SUBMISSIONS CLOSE SOON

October 06, 2016

Federal Member for Braddon Justine Keay has urged dairy farmers and other stakeholders to make a submission to and inquiry into the Australian dairy industry.

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AGED PENSIONERS NEED CLARITY ON ASSET TEST CHANGES

October 04, 2016

Federal Member for Braddon Justine Keay said Tasmanian pensioners needed clarity around changes that come to effect next year. The Turnbull Government’s changes to the assets test for those receiving the Aged Pension, Carer’s Payment, Disability Support Pension, Widow Pension and Wife Pension will come into effect on 1 January 2017.

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FARMERS DESERVE BETTER

September 21, 2016

Federal Member for Braddon Justine Keay has called on the Federal Government to take urgent action to address lengthy delays for farmers applying for Farm Household Allowance.

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CIRCULAR HEAD COMMUNITY SEE OPPORTUNITIES FOR FUTURE MANAGEMENT OF WESTERN TASMANIAN ABORIGINAL...

September 20, 2016

A meeting of community stakeholders held in Smithton yesterday afternoon identified future opportunities around protection, education and interpretation of Aboriginal Heritage and sustainable access to the area.

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TURNBULL GIVES COMMUNITY JUST 5 DAYS TO COMMENT

September 20, 2016

Malcolm Turnbull will give families in Braddon only five working days this week to make submissions to the Senate Inquiry into his proposed child care changes, which will leave one in three families worse off.

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MEN’S HEALTH AN IMPORTANT ISSUE

September 20, 2016

Federal Member for Braddon Justine Keay took the opportunity to highlight the importance of men’s health at a barbecue at the Somerset Community Shed in September. “Fortunately we have come a long way in the past couple of years with awareness around issues such as prostate cancer, heart disease, depression and other men’s health issues.

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