APVMA Report


Tabling the APVMA report in Parliament as Chair of the Standing Committee into Agriculture and Water Resources ...

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Parliament Speech: Outback Way


I rise today to welcome to parliament some very important constituents who are here in Canberra representing an amazing road infrastructure project, the Outback Way, Australia's longest shortcut. I give a big shout-out to the chairman of the Outback Way, Pat Hill, who's also the Shire of Laverton president; Outback Way mana...

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Parliament Speech: Don Brandenburg, Hawthorne House


Last Friday I was pleased to enjoy some scones with the Brandenburg Family and Friends of Hawthorne House, an Alzheimer’s respite facility in Albany.  The celebration was to honour the generous bequest of 1 million dollars made by the late Don Brandenburg to Hawthorn House. This money will be used to build a second facility on thei...

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Parliament Speech: Cashless Debit Card trial approved


After a long and hard-fought campaign, the Australian Senate last night approved legislation which will allow a trial of the Cashless Debit Card in the Goldfields. Months of speculation have ended and, with the endorsement of both houses of Parliament, I believe we will see the rollout of this card starting within a matter of weeks...

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Parliament Speech: Thankyou to Betty Logan and Amanda Bennell


Mr Speaker, I rise today to give a warm welcome to Parliament to two strong, capable indigenous women from my electorate of O’Connor. Shire Councillor Betty Logan and Amanda Bennell have travelled from the Goldfields town of Coolgardie, to be here for some important events this week. These amazing women, only momen...

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Parliament Speech: Thankyou to Betty Logan and Amanda Bennell

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