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  • Armistice Day 2018 Centenary Grants

    Member for Farrer Sussan Ley today asked interested local communities across the electorate to consider applying for Australian Government funding under the Armistice Centenary Grants Program. Marking the official end of Australia’s Anzac Centenary Program, applications for the grants will open next month to help support projects or activities in our...

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  • nbn satellite broadband on the up!

    From this week homes and businesses can access data packages of up to 300 gigabytes per month through nbn’s satellite service. First announced in June this year, phone and internet providers have now started offering a 50 per cent increase in average wholesale peak downloads plans on the Sky Muster. The...

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  • Safer Communities Fund open for applications

    Member for Farrer Sussan Ley today announced the opening of applications from round two of the Coalition Government’s Safer Communities Fund programme. According to Ms Ley “local councils and community organisations can apply for this open competitive funding round for security enhancement projects such as bollards, safety lighting and closed-circuit...

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  • My concerns about aviation safety

    Ms LEY (Farrer) (16:56): I rise to discuss matters concerning aviation safety and to submit to the parliament a view that Australia needs new safety standards for community service flights conducted on a voluntary basis. Many who live in rural and remote Australia, as I do, are familiar with...

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  • Targeting Ice use in Edward River region

    The Yarkuwa Indigenous Knowledge Centre is set to join forces with the Australian Government’s National Ice Action Strategy to help tackle the local abuse of drugs and alcohol. Federal MP Sussan Ley said Yarkuwa is one of 40 new Local Drug Action Teams announced to tackle the challenges caused...

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