Media Releases

Committee hops into public hearing on cane toads

February 12, 2019

The House Standing Committee on the Environment and Energy will hold the first of two public hearings tomorrow (13 February, 2019) for its inquiry into controlling the spread of cane toads.

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Morning Teal ovarian cancer fundraiser on February 25, 2019

February 05, 2019

February is Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month and, as I have for the past two years, I will hold a “Morning Teal” event on February 25 to raise funds for Ovarian Cancer Australia.

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Perrottet latest coal culture warrior

October 17, 2018

There is good news that the export of Australian thermal coal has increased significantly as overseas power stations replace coal from other countries with Australian coal which is generally better quality. In fact, since 2012 Australian thermal coal exports have risen by almost 27 per cent. That’s great news in terms of jobs and our local economy. Nevertheless, over time as other nations shift to renewable energy and the global thermal coa...

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July 23, 2018

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May 09, 2018

Member for Shortland Pat Conroy said the budget is a kick in the guts to the Hunter and Central Coast regions. “The Government have locked in their $80 billion of tax cuts for the big end of town. While the Government is able to find billions of dollars for big corporations and is giving Australians earning $200,000 a tax cut of over $7,000 a year, the average worker in Shortland will only get an $8 a week tax cut,” Mr Conroy said....

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Finally, a way forward for energy pollicy

February 05, 2018

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