• Bringing more students to regional Australia

    Farrer’s tertiary education sector stands to benefit from the Government’s strategy to attract more students to study in regional Australia. Minister for Education Dan Tehan joined Member for Farrer Sussan Ley in Albury today to discuss the benefits for the local community from the $94 million Destination Australia grants...

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  • Murray Darling Basin – resolutions of the Senate

    When a piece of public policy is tolerated at best and hated at worst in the entire area of its application, that should signal to the parliament responsible for that policy that something is wrong. A perfect example is the Murray-Darling Basin Plan. Go anywhere in the basin, and...

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  • 2019 Federal Budget

    This year’s Federal Budget is one of the most important in a decade and particularly for those of us in rural Australia. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg says “this budget will build a stronger economy and secure a better future for all Australians. It will ease the cost of living pressures, fund...

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  • Lent lecture: Be the change you want to see in the world

    Be the change you want to see in the world As Ghandi said: You must be the change you want to see in the world. As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world – that is the myth of the atomic...

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  • New intersection upgrade announced for Hanwood

    Federal Member for Farrer Sussan Ley today announced the next round of works to improve safety for vehicles using Hanwood’s Kidman Way on the outskirts of Griffith. The local MP said in coming months upgrading will start on the intersection with McGann and Jack McWilliam roads, to deliver improved...

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