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

SUPPORT PACKAGE FOR LIVE MUSIC VENUES, ACCOMODATION AND EVENTS

It was great to join my colleagues Treasurer Dom Perrottet and Minister for Jobs, Investment, Tourism and Western Sydney Stuart Ayres to announce a support package for live music venues, accommodation and events.   Continue reading

FAREWELL TO HON. JOHN AJAKA

This week we farewelled highly respected President of the NSW Legislative Council the Hon. John Ajaka who leaves the Parliament of NSW with the goodwill of all Members across the Parliament. Continue reading

$4 MILLION FUNDING INJECTION FOR SYDNEY'S PRECIOUS PARKLANDS

Great announcement by Minister for Planning and Public Spaces Rob Stokes with more money to help local councils fund new public spaces as part of its strategy to increase green open space throughout Greater Sydney. 12 councils will receive, and then match, funding to deliver new and improved pedestrian and cycle pathways, parks and open spaces as part of the Metropolitan Greenspace Program. Continue reading

NSW WOMEN OF THE YEAR AWARDS

It was inspiring to attend the NSW Women of the Year Awards with our fantastic women leaders. A big congratulations to Dr Kerry Chant who won the NSW Woman of the Year Award for her tireless work during the pandemic.  Continue reading