Media Releases

appointment as shadow assistant minister

June 04, 2019

I'd like to thank the many people in Dobell who voted for me as their federal representative, allowing me to champion two issues I am passionate about - the need to improve mental health services and to provide better support for carers.

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NEW MEMORIAL UNVEILED AT JILLIBY CEMETERY

May 23, 2019

The Jilliby Valley was one of 1701 recruitment centres in NSW and the staging point on the Coast for the men and women embarking on the journey to help defend the British Empire.

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LABOR TO FUND UNIVERSITY OF NEWCASTLE PARENTS’ ROOMS

May 16, 2019

Member for Dobell Ms McBride said Labor provided the funding to give parents the best opportunity to engage fully in higher education and attain their goals.

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CHARGING FOR PARKING AT WYONG HOSPITAL IS A DISGRACE

May 16, 2019

“Patients and visitors are paying $20 a day, or $6.70 an hour. Similar parking fees are planned for Wyong Hospital before the end of this year and our community simply cannot afford it.

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KITCHEN KARTS AND LEARNING SPACES FOR LOCAL SCHOOLS

May 16, 2019

"Today’s announcement is part of Labor’s plan for thousands of Australian school children to learn healthy food habits to set them up for a healthy life," said Shadow Education Minister, Tanya Plibersek.

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LABOR’S $1.3 MILLION BOOST FOR THE OURIMBAH CAMPUS

May 10, 2019

Labor is committed to a university sector that works for all Australians and these investments will see people here on the Coast and across the nation benefit from our world class tertiary education system. This election is a choice between Labor’s plan for better universities, hospitals and schools, or bigger tax loopholes for the top end of town under the Liberals. After six years of Liberal cuts and chaos, our united Labor team is ready.

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