In it to win it We are one month from the election on the 18th of May. We can change Cowper. We can change Australia. We must do both. Our campaign is being well received. We are campaigning locally on reducing unemployment, protecting our environment, acting on climate change, addressing inequality and tackling corruption in government … Continue reading Blog: ‘first’ campaign newsletter
KATE WASHINGTON MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION (NSW) EDUCATION MINISTER’S FIRST TEST – WILL SHE SAVE EUNGAI PRESCHOOL? Shadow Minister for Early Childhood Education, Kate Washington, has joined calls from parents on the Mid North Coast to save their local preschool. Eungai Preschool, one hour north of Port Macquarie, is in a funding … Continue reading News Release: NSW Education Minister’s first test – will she save Eungai preschool
THIS ELECTION IS ABOUT POLICY, STABILITY AND FAIRNESS AND ENDING CUTS, CHAOS AND DIVISION The election to be held in May is an election about policy, stability and fairness. The era of political personalities and cuts, chaos and division must end. Under the National Party, we have been taken for granted. We have been neglected. … Continue reading News Release: This election is about policy, stability and fairness and ending cuts, chaos and division
From a policy substance point of view, Mr Oakeshott is supporting much of what Labor has put forward in its climate change action plan. Labor's plans go much further, are much stronger, are more definate, backed by the best policy minds in Australia and will be implemented in government. The reality is that Mr Oakeshott's … Continue reading Blog: Climate change action – we need action and not PR
PATRICK CONAGHAN CONTINUES THE COFFS HARBOUR TRUTH BYPASS AND DISPLAYS LITTLE KNOWLEDGE ABOUT HOW GOVERNMENT WORKS The National Party candidate for Cowper has continued the Coffs Harbour truth bypass and demonstrated an astonishing lack of knowledge about how government's work. This week’s federal budget included no increased allocation for the Coffs Harbour Bypass to cover … Continue reading News Release: Patrick Conaghan continues the Coffs Harbour truth bypass and displays little knowledge of how government works.
COFFS HARBOUR BYPASS - UNDERFUNDED AND DELAYED The federal budget has confirmed that the government has not put any additional funds aside for tunnels on the Coffs Harbour Bypass. Further, the government has created a cloud over the start date for the project saying that it is now “expected” to start in 2020. We were … Continue reading News Release: Coffs Harbour Bypass – underfunded and delayed
PORT, COFFS, KEMPSEY AND THE MID-NORTH COAST FORGOTTEN IN THE FEDERAL BUDGETThe final budget of the Abbott Turnbull Morrison Government confirmed they have little to offer the people of Port, Coffs, Kempsey and the mid-north coast. We are the forgotten people under this government. We heard nothing new from the government on addressing our youth … Continue reading News Release: Port, Coffs, Kempsey and the mid-north coast forgotten in the federal budget
STEPHEN JONES MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL COMMUNICATIONSSHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, TERRITORIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENTMEMBER FOR WHITLAM ANDREW WOODWARDLABOR CANDIDATE FOR COWPER LABOR TO FUND COFFS COLTS TURF WICKET A Shorten Labor Government will provide $50,000 funding to allow the Coffs Colts Cricket Club to set up a new home venue with a new turf … Continue reading News Release: Labor to fund Coffs Colts turf wicket
MICHAEL MCCORMACK’S VISIT TO COFFS HARBOUR ON MONDAY It is understood the “leader” of the National Party, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development, Michael McCormack, is visiting Coffs Harbour on Monday, 11 March 2019. It is understood Mr McCormack is coming here for a “PR opportunity”. Mr McCormack should ditch … Continue reading News Release: What Michael McCormack should really be doing when he visits Coffs Harbour on Monday.