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Esperance Jetty officially opened

The Esperance Jetty was officially opened today with dignitaries, community members and visitors from across Western Australia gathering at the Jetty Headland to celebrate the historic occasion. Rick Wilson MP, Member for O’Connor, officially opened the Jetty on behalf of the Australian Government, which contributed $4 million to the project through the Building Better Regions…

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Woodlands Cultural, Community and Visitor Centre, Norseman

People of, and visitors to, the town of Norseman and Shire of Dundas are set to benefit from the Woodlands Cultural, Community and Visitor Centre to be launched in Norseman tomorrow afternoon. Federal Member for O’Connor Rick Wilson said the centre would showcase the Great Western Woodlands and the culture of the local indigenous Ngadju…

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I was inspired to run for Parliament following my involvement in a decade-long campaign to deregulate the wheat industry, which brought about the end of the Australian Wheat Board’s monopoly.

“I stand proudly for the Liberal philosophy of free markets, vigorous competition, small government and individual responsibility. These are the principles that guide me in my life and in this place. My track record in public life shows clearly that I am prepared to stand up for those principles.”

“To the electors of O'Connor, I reiterate the commitment that I have made to work tirelessly on your behalf, to always be frank and honest about the challenges we face, and to work cooperatively and collaboratively to improve the lives of the people who live in the greatest part of the greatest nation on earth”

– Rick Wilson MP Maiden Speech.