Media Releases

STOP CUTTING PENALTY RATES - IT WON’T CREATE JOBS

November 21, 2017

Malcolm Turnbull and his Liberals must stop ignoring the evidence of the negative impact of cuts to penalty rates and support Labor’s Private Members Bill to stop the cuts.

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BUILDING BETTER REGIONS FUND NOW OPEN

November 16, 2017

North West and West Coast Local Government bodies and not for profit organisations are able to apply for funding through the Commonwealth Government’s Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF)

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MARRIAGE SURVEY RESULT IN BRADDON

November 15, 2017

Today’s result demonstrates that the people of Braddon, Tasmanians and Australians have expressed their support for marriage equality.

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GRANT AWARDED TO KING ISLAND BEEF PRODUCERS

November 03, 2017

Federal Member for Braddon, Justine Keay, would like to congratulate the King Island Beef Producers for Sustainable Beef Production on being awarded over $32,000 as part of the competitive Farmer Group Projects grant.

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WYNYARD PENSIONERS FED UP WITH LONG CENTRELINK WAITS

November 03, 2017

Pensioners in Wynyard have today joined the Shadow Minister for Social Services, Jenny Macklin and local member for Braddon, Justine Keay to discuss the Turnbull Government’s mismanagement of Centrelink.

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ACTING AGRICULTURE MINISTER TURNBULL NEEDS TO ACT ON BLUEBERRY EXPORTS TO CHINA

November 01, 2017

Following the High Court ruling on last Friday in which the Agriculture Minster was found ineligible to sit in Parliament, Australia now has an acting Agricultural Minister in Malcolm Turnbull who can intervene and provide our blueberry industry with a clear timeframe on when export protocols will commence.

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WE'LL PUT PEOPLE FIRST