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New laws to make aged care staff ratios black and white

Age care facilities will have to publish full details about their staffing ratios under legislation that will be introduced by local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie if she wins the upcoming by-election.

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World Heritage bid for the Bight

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has joined community leaders in her electorate in calling for World Heritage listing of the Great Australian Bight to prevent oil drilling in this significant environment.

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie with Kangaroo Island Mayor Peter Clements, left, and Victor Harbor Mayor Graham Philp at the launch of a campaign to protect the Great Australian Bight with World Heritage listing.

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Rebekha challenges Government to deliver tax relief for Kangaroo Island

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has challenged the Federal Government to finally approve the tax relief measure for Kangaroo Island residents that she was negotiating during her time as MP.

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Rebekha launches campaign to bring 'headspace' youth mental health service to the South Coast

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has launched a campaign to bring the specialist youth service ‘headspace’ to the South Coast to fill a significant gap in mental health assistance for young people.

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie, centre, discusses her campaign to bring a 'shop front' headspace mental health service to the Fleurieu with Eastern Fleurieu School Strathalbyn student Ebony Brackstone, left, Victor Harbor High School students Matthew Pajer and Jorja Hann-Barke and Investigator College students (and sisters) Isabella and Gabby Cook.

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Sharkie & Senators to Negotiate Medicare Centre & MRI Services

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie will push for a Medicare Service Centre in Victor Harbor and Medicare-rebatable MRI services on the South Coast and Adelaide Hills if she wins the July 28 by-election.

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Sharkie & SA-BEST Join Forces to Fight for Renal Dialysis for Mount Barker

Local Federal candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and SA-BEST MLCs Frank Pangallo and Connie Bonaros will join forces to deliver a much-needed renal dialysis unit at Mount Barker Hospital.

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Aquatic Centre Funding a Reward for Making Mayo Marginal

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie says the Federal Government’s $10M promise for an aquatic centre for Mount Barker is wonderful news for the community and demonstrates just what can be leveraged when an electorate is marginal and held by an independent.

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Big oil in the Bight too risky

Candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie was among the thousands of people who attended Hands Across the Sand events across Australia on Saturday to protest offshore oil and gas exploration in the Great Australian Bight.

 

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Cuppa with Katter

Please join me and Federal Member for Kennedy, Mr Bob Katter MP, for a discussion about how independent political voices can achieve great things for their communities.

 

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Rebekha Sharkie and Centre Alliance announce plan to end live sheep exports

Candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and her Centre Alliance Senate colleagues will act to end live sheep exports.

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