News

NEWS

  • Ace tennis app to get school kids healthy

    A new innovative app will help schools increase the number of students playing tennis as part of the Abbott Government’s plan to get more kids fit and healthy through its Sporting Schools programme. Minister for Health and Sport Sussan Ley joined Tennis Australia and the Australian Sports Commission at...

    Read more
  • National Heritage listing for Australia’s Silver City

    The Australian Government is proud to announce the inclusion of the City of Broken Hill on the National Heritage List. “Australia’s Silver City, Broken Hill, is of outstanding heritage value to the nation for the significant role the city and its mining operations have played in Australia’s development towards...

    Read more
  • Government to consult on Medicare reform

    The Government is responding to concerns that have been raised about the new Medicare measure to improve patient care and tackle the problem of ‘six minute medicine’.   Changes to Level A and B GP consultation items will be taken off the table and will not commence on Monday...

    Read more
  • Holbrook wins ANZAC Centenary grant

    Member for Farrer, Sussan Ley, today announced funding of over $32,000* for the Holbrook community to commemorate the service and sacrifice of Australians during the First World War. The ANZAC Centenary grant will be used by the Holbrook Submarine Museum and local RSL to start construction on a replica...

    Read more
  • Barham wins ANZAC Centenary grant

    Member for Farrer, Sussan Ley, today announced funding of $8,797 for the Barham community to commemorate the service and sacrifice of Australians during the First World War. The ANZAC Centenary grant will be used by the Barham and District RSL for the installation and display of a memorial plaque...

    Read more