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The new Child Care Package – what it means for Canberra families

March 29, 2017

The Federal Parliament yesterday passed the so called ‘Jobs for Families Package’ – a $1.6 billion investment with a newchild care subsidy that will scrap the current Child Care Benefit and the Child Care Rebate payments.

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The time is ripe for Woden's renewal

March 05, 2017

Canberrans should be aware that – despite negativity from some quarters – there is a growing optimism about Woden Town Centre’s future.

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Inaugural Speech to the Legislative Assembly

December 13, 2016

Madam Speaker, I am incredibly proud to stand here as a Member for Murrumbidgee. I would like to acknowledge the Ngunnawal people and their enduring connection with the land on which we meet today and that of my electorate, and pay my respects to their elders past and present.

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Play is more important than it looks for all children

August 28, 2016

As an early childhood advocate it was great to see the launch of Nature Play CBR, funded by the ACT Government.

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