Media Releases

100’S OF NORTH WEST SHIPPING JOBS UNDER THREAT

September 15, 2017

Shipping jobs on the North West Coast of Tasmania are under threat due to the Turnbull Government’s relaunched attack that makes it easier for shipping companies to sack Australian crews and replace them with overseas mariners earning third world wages.

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BRADDON ELECTORATE STRANDED ON A SECOND-RATE COPPER NBN

September 12, 2017

The Turnbull Government has confirmed that there is no plan to upgrade the copper “Fibre to the Node” NBN, leaving large centres like Devonport and Burnie stuck on this increasingly outmoded technology and left at a competitive disadvantage.

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TURNBULL MUST DIRECT NBNCO TO DELIVER FTTC TO WEST COAST

August 31, 2017

Senator Anne Urquhart and Member for Braddon, Justine Keay MP, are again calling on Malcolm Turnbull to direct NBNCo to deliver Fibre to the Curb (FTTC) technology to the West Coast of Tasmania.

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SMALL BUSINESS ENERGY SURVEY

August 30, 2017

North West and West Coast small businesses have been given the opportunity to have their say about the impact of rising energy costs on their businesses.

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BEWARE OF NBN SCAMS

August 29, 2017

Federal Member for Braddon, Justine Keay commends Shadow Minister for Communications, Michelle Rowland for raising awareness of a scam that is affecting some of the most vulnerable members of our society.

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LABOR SUCCESSFULLY LOBBIES SMALL BUSINESS ROADSHOW TO COME TO BRADDON

August 24, 2017

The North-West Coast is no longer excluded from the Federal government’s much promoted small business roadshows due to pressure from Labor.

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