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Grants open for volunteer organisations

8/8/2018

FEDERAL Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson is calling on community organisations in O’Connor to apply for a share of the $20 million available to support the efforts of their volunteers. “Grants of between $1,000 and $5,000 will help community organisations purchase items such as computer equipment a...


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Sports infrastructure Investment builds stronger communities

7/8/2018

FEDERAL Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson is encouraging local sporting groups  to apply for funding for a national $29.7million program aimed at upgrading community sport infrastructure. The Community Sport Infrastructure grant program was recently launched by Federal Sports Minister Bridget McKenzie, ena...


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Major boost for elderly in Kondinin

6/8/2018

KONDININ’S Yeerakine Lodge aged care facility has been given a major facelift, complete with four new accommodation units and a spacious communal lounge area. Federal Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson said the $920,000 upgrade gives the town’s elderly people the opportunity to live independently wh...


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Diabetic and hepatitis C meds newly listed on PBS

1/8/2018

THE Australian Government is improving the lives of people living with diabetes and hepatitis C by making two treatments more affordable after recommendations made by the independent Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC). Ryzodeg insulin delivery pens and the drug Maviret – which is used to preven...


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Mount Barker seniors can rest easy in new Collet Barker Court

27/7/2018

Seven free-standing two and three bedroom units are now complete Each unit is air conditioned with a garden and private courtyard The Coalition Government invested more than $660,000 in the $2.5 million project Mount Barker’s ne...


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ESPERANCE SHARK MITIGATION PETITION

11/7/2018

Please visit my office and sign my petition urging the WA State Government to take more rigorous and proactive measures to protect WA citizens against shark attacks. I RECENTLY called on State Minister for Fisheries the Hon. Dave Kelly MLA to implement a system of SMART non-lethal drumlines to protect all ocean use...


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Older Articles

Future looking bright for Middleton Beach 9/7/2018
Motorplex upgrade will bring more jobs to region 9/7/2018
Government plans a fairer way to share the GST 6/7/2018
Significant protection for Bremer’s precious waters 2/7/2018
NBN milestone reached in the Great Southern 6/6/2018
New funding for Manjimup’s drug team 6/6/2018
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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