• Work for the Dole open for business in Farrer

    Member for Farrer, Sussan Ley, today encouraged local not-for-profit organisations, charity, community and sporting groups, councils or state government agencies to identify and register activities or projects for Work for the Dole participants. From 01 July 2015 Work for the Dole will be rolled out nationally as part of...

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  • Putting Farrer seniors in the digital age

    The Abbott Government is investing $1.3 million to assist older Australians continue building their digital skills via the Broadband for Seniors programme. Under the programme, local seniors across Farrer continue to have free access to computers and internet training, to ensure everyone can keep up in the digital age....

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  • $250,000 to fix local road black spot in Murray

    Member for Farrer, Sussan Ley, and Assistant Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development, Jamie Briggs, have confirmed funding of $250,000 to fix a significant road black spot in the Murray Shire. The funding will target a stretch of Pericoota Rd near the Thyra Rd intersection, west of Moama. Ms...

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  • Pharmaceutical submission guidelines to be reviewed

    The Minister for Health Sussan Ley today announced a review of the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee’s (PBAC) submission guidelines to ensure Australians continue to have affordable and timely access to new medicines and products. Ms Ley said the guidelines are used by the pharmaceutical industry to prepare submissions to...

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  • Abbott Government to deliver a healthier Medicare

    The Abbott Government will work hand-in-hand with health professionals and patients to deliver a healthier Medicare to ensure Australians continue receiving the high-quality and appropriate care they need as efficiently as possible. Minister for Health Sussan Ley said overwhelming feedback received during her wide-ranging consultations was Medicare’s structure no...

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