SYDENHAM - BANKSTOWN LINE CONVERSION INQUIRY

Portfolio Committee 6 (Transport and Customer Service) is currently inquiring into the Sydenham-Bankstown line conversion as part of the Sydney Metro SouthWest project. This is another example of Labor and the Greens not supporting the record breaking public transport investment by the Coalition government.  Continue reading

SYDNEY METRO

I was pleased to speak in Parliament recently about Australia's largest infrastructure project being delivered by the Berejiklian Government- the Sydney metro. I was also proud to speak about the latest Metro announcement- the Metro West. This game changer of a project will commence construction next year in 2020 and is due to open in 2030 and will see two 25-kilometre tunnels will be bored from the CBD to Westmead via Sydney Olympic Park and Parramatta.  Continue reading

INQUIRY INTO KOALA POPULATIONS AND HABITAT IN NSW

Recently, Portfolio Committee 7 inquiring into koala populations and their habitat in New South Wales took a field trip with the morning was spent tracking through Gilead, Beulah and Appin which was followed by public hearings at Campbelltown Arts Centre.  Continue reading

NSW GOVERNMENT ENVIRONMENT INITIATIVES

I was pleased to speak in Parliament regarding the recently purchased Radiata Plateau by the Berejiklian Government. Prior to the sale I was pleased to accompany the Minister on a tour of the site (pictured). He took the opportunity to inspect this unique geological plateau from the air, noting the stunning sandstone cliffs, hanging swamps and ancient walking connections down to the Megalong Valley. Continue reading