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  • $396,687 to upgrade the change rooms at the Stubbs Park grand stand;
  • $857,244 toward upgrading Dumbleyung Swimming Pool;
  • a $500,000 infrastructure boost in 2021 that included upgrades to the Kukerin’s water infrastructure, construction of high-speed internet infrastructure at Dumbleyung, upgrades to the town halls at Kukerin and Dumbleyung, improvements to Dumbleyung’s Community Resource Centre building, upgrades to the Shire-owned shops along Absolon Street in Dumbleyung, and improvements to the Kukerin Agricultural Society community cropping paddock.


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.