VISION AUSTRALIA

Vision Australia are probably best known for their seeing eye dog program, but they are so much more than that. It was great to meet Molly and her friends at NSW Parliament raising awareness for the important work of Vision Australia.  Continue reading

THE QUEENS ALBUM OFFICIAL OPENING

Today is the official opening of the NSW State Archives and Sydney Living Museums official opening of 'The Queens Album' exhibition at Parliament of NSW.  Continue reading

NEW COMMUNITY COMMISSIONER FOR AEROTROPOLIS

The NSW Government has appointed Professor Roberta Ryan from the University of Newcastle to the new role of Independent Community Commissioner to help address the concerns of landowners in the Western Sydney Aerotropolis. Continue reading

AUSTRALIA’S LONGEST ROAD TUNNEL PROPOSED FOR GREAT WESTERN HIGHWAY UPGRADE

Deputy Premier John Barilaro and Minister for Regional Transport and Roads Paul Toole announced that investigations are now underway to make an 11-kilometre tunnel the central component of an upgraded Great Western Highway between Katoomba and Lithgow, forming the longest road tunnel in Australia. Continue reading

PUBLIC ACCOUNTABILITY COMMITTEE

On the Public Accountability today inquiring into  the Integrity, efficacy and value for money of NSW Government grant programs. Continue reading

SOD TURN FOR MATILDA PRIVATE HOSPITAL, NEPEAN

I was pleased to represent Minister Stuart Ayres at the sod turn for the new Matilda Private Hospital, Nepean. It is a 90 bed sub-acute hospital, specialising in rehabilitation, medical, geriatrics and mental health and is due to open in early-mid 2022. Continue reading

LOCAL GOVERNMENT NSW: LOCALLY LED WORKING TOGETHER FOR A BETTER NSW EVENT

It was great to be back in my old stomping ground representing Minister for Local Government Shelley Hancock  at the Local Government NSW ‘Working together for a better NSW’ event along with my good friend Environment Minister Matt Kean. Continue reading

POLITICS IN COLOUR

Our Parliaments need to be more diverse and reflective of our communities whether it be occupations, sex, sexuality, racial backgrounds or disability to name a few areas of diversity. I’m pleased as a gay member of Parliament to join my colleagues and friends Don Harwin and Alex Greenwich in an online conversation about our experiences as gay politicians. Continue reading

2021 NATIONAL DIESEL DIRT AND TURF EXPO

It was great to represent Minister Ayres at the 2021 National Diesel Dirt and Turf expo at Eastern Creek which Australia's largest construction expo and is all about bringing together the best of the best across the earthmoving industry and showcasing the latest equipment, technology and services.  Continue reading

CAMPBELLTON ARTS CENTRE- NOLA TEGEL DINNER

It was great to represent Minster for Western Sydney Stuart Ayres at the Campbelltown Arts Centre with exhibition commissioned by the gallery by local artist Nola Tegel as part of Campbelltown's 200th anniversary.  Continue reading