Grants open for volunteer organisations
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...
Sports infrastructure Investment builds stronger communities
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...
Major boost for elderly in Kondinin
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...
Diabetic and hepatitis C meds newly listed on PBS
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...
Mount Barker seniors can rest easy in new Collet Barker Court
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...
ESPERANCE SHARK MITIGATION PETITION
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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