New Mobile Base Stations for Shoreham and Red Hill

I am delighted that Shoreham, Red Hill and surrounding areas will receive improved mobile phone coverage under a re-elected Turnbull Government as part of an additional $60 million commitment to extend the successful Mobile Black Spot Program. Many residents from these areas have approached me about inadequate or practically non-existent mobile reception and this commitment…

Phillip Island enters superfast broadband era as nbn goes live

I am pleased to announce that superfast broadband connections has been switched-on in Phillip Island, with the first nbn services now available to around 2,000 homes and businesses. This marks the first nbn areas to go live on Phillip Island with a further 3,700 homes and businesses due to come online in the next two…

Coalition To Deliver Two New Green Army Projects For Central Australia

A re-elected Turnbull Government will deliver two new Green Army projects to protect threatened species in Alice Springs and Katherine. The Green Army provides opportunities for young Australians aged 17-24 years to gain training and experience which will assist them in the future to find jobs, while generating real benefits for the local environment. The…

Chertsey Primary School to help protect the Environment

A re-elected Turnbull Government will invest to construct a new Willow Road Boardwalk near the Chertsey Primary School “The request for a boardwalk in Springfield has been a dream of the community for over 15 years, but hasn't been possible due to flooding issues, funding, traffic concerns and other issues,” Mrs Wicks said. “The proposed…

Coalition Delivers $31,000 Solar Boost For Port Adelaide

Local community organisations in Port Adelaide are the latest beneficiaries of the Coalition’s commitment to boost renewable energy in our communities. “Under a re-elected Turnbull Government, St Joseph's Italian Community Centre and the Adventist Development and Relief Agency Australia will receive funding under the Solar Towns programme to install solar photovoltaic panel systems on their…

Coalition to deliver three new Green Army projects for Dobell

A re-elected Karen McNamara MP and Turnbull Government will deliver three new Green Army projects for Dobell. The Green Army provides opportunities for young Australians aged 17-24 years to gain training and experience which will assist them in the future to find jobs, while generating real benefits for the local environment. All three new Green…

$10,000 Heritage Grant For Porongurup National Park

A re-elected Turnbull Government will provide $10,000 to the Friends of the Porongurup Ranges for stage two of the Porongurup Range National Park interpretive Heritage Trail. The grant is part of the Australian Government’s Community Heritage and Icons Grants programme and will support the installation of interpretive signage capturing the indigenous and settler stories of…

Coalition Delivers $42,000 Solar Boost For Makin

A re-elected Turnbull Government will provide community groups in Makin with $42,000 towards installing solar and battery storage to help the local community play their part in reducing Australia’s emissions and directly benefit from lower electricity bills. Girl Guides South Australia, Jean Flynn Presbyterian Church and Church @ Para Vista will receive funding under the…

A new local environment plan for Robertson

A re-elected Turnbull Government will invest $2.2 million for a new Local Environment Plan in the Robertson electorate on the NSW Central Coast. The Plan has been announced by Environment Minister Greg Hunt and Member for Robertson Lucy Wicks at Macmasters Beach today. The ground-breaking new Plan includes: • $1.25 million investment to Central Coast…