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Future looking bright for Middleton Beach

9/7/2018

FEDERAL Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson is pleased to announce that the City of Albany is to receive significant government funding to revitalise Middleton Beach foreshore. Through its Building Better Regions Fund – Infrastructure Projects, the Australian Government has awarded the City ...


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Future looking bright for Middleton Beach

Motorplex upgrade will bring more jobs to region

9/7/2018

FEDERAL Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson is pleased to announce that the Shire of Collie is to receive significant government funding to upgrade its motorplex. Through its $641 million Building Better Regions Fund – Infrastructure Projects, the Australian Government has awarded the shire $764,00...


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Motorplex upgrade will bring more jobs to region

Government plans a fairer way to share the GST

6/7/2018

THE federal government is delivering on its promise to fix problems within the system used to share GST revenue, which will leave all states and territories better off. Federal Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson MP said this would be the first time real changes have been made to fix problems in the sharing of GS...


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Significant protection for Bremer’s precious waters

2/7/2018

THE final management plan for the Bremer Commonwealth Marine Reserve (CMR) came into effect on Sunday, July 1, with an additional 3,000 sq km set to receive the highest level of protection. Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson MP said the management plan on the government’s review of Commonwealth Marine Rese...


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NBN milestone reached in the Great Southern

6/6/2018

The Great Southern is another step closer to becoming fully connected to the National Broadband Network after the fixed wireless tower at Elleker (250 premises) came online and construction commenced on the Millbrook tower last week. The semi-rural Albany suburbs will experience the NBN via fixed wireless technology which off...


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New funding for Manjimup’s drug team

6/6/2018

FEDERAL Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson is pleased to announce that the Southern Forests Alcohol and Other Drugs Action Committee (SFAODAC) have received a grant of $10,000 to help combat drug-related issues in the community. The funding has been made available through the Australian Government’s Local Drug Action...


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Older Articles

Delivering Safer Communities in Manjimup 28/5/2018
Funding supports early education in O'Connor 14/5/2018
Ban on live exports a step too far 3/5/2018
Superfast Broadband in Kalgoorlie 1/5/2018
$160 million for the Outback Way 18/4/2018
Upgrades complete at Plaza Medical 6/4/2018
Black Spot Funding Esperance 6/4/2018
Marine Reserves review benefits Great Southern 21/3/2018
Trans-Pacific Partnership to be signed this week 6/3/2018
Trans-Pacific Partnership Free-Trade Agreement 27/2/2018
Bremer CMR Scallop Trawling 22/2/2018
Cashless Debit Card 14/2/2018
Scallop Trawling 5/2/2018
Cashless Debit Card - Frequently Asked Questions 23/1/2018
Reverse regional education cuts 11/1/2018

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