• MDBA Chair to visit Farrer next month

    Member for Farrer Sussan Ley today confirmed a two-day visit to Farrer by the Chair of the Murray Darling Basin Authority (MDBA), the Hon Neil Andrew. According to Ms Ley, “I made a commitment to invite Neil to our region as soon as possible and I’m delighted we can...

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  • Government to continue Inborn Error of Metabolism Programme

    Over the past month I have been speaking with patients, parents, representatives and my parliamentary colleagues about the Inborn Error of Metabolism programme. Through these conversations, particularly those patients with Inborn Error of Metabolism and their families, I have become aware of the difficulties associated in managing these conditions....

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  • Time-critical stroke care receives a boost in Albury Wodonga

    People living in the Albury Wodonga region who suffer a suspected stroke can now receive expert neurological opinion from Melbourne – without leaving their hospital bed. The new stroke telemedicine program was launched today by Federal Health Minister and Member for Farrer, Sussan Ley MP. “This service is vital...

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  • New Country of Origin Food Labels

    Australians have made it clear they want better country of origin labelling and the Government is determined to deliver it. In February, the Government established a review of Australia’s Country of Origin Labelling laws with the aim of providing clearer, simpler information about where products come from. New country...

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  • Sporting Schools kicks off across Australia today

    The biggest change to school sport in over a decade will kick off from today for hundreds of thousands of primary school students across Australia as part of a $100 million Abbott Government initiative to keep them fit, healthy and happy. Minister for Health and Sport Sussan Ley will...

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