The Federal Government's decision not to change the current regime of Remote Area Tax Concessions and Payments fails to deliver equity to Kangaroo Island, a remote region excluded from the benefits, local MP Rebekha Sharkie said today.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has welcomed the Government's final approval of all 19 grants shortlisted for Mayo under the Stronger Communities Program.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie is backing a call for staffing ratios in the aged care sector that has emerged from today's hearing of the Royal Commision into Aged Care Quality and Safety held in Adelaide.
'Cubby Lane' - an innovative outdoor classroom for creative play and learning at Stirling East Primary School - was officially opened today by the Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie.
Caption: Stirling East Primary School students Indie and Maya take Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and School Governing Council Chairperson Ben Dry on a tour of Cubby Lane.Read more
A Private Member’s Bill introduced by Rebekha Sharkie MP that seeks to place all political donations of $1,000 or more on the public record has been referred to a parliamentary committee for review.Read more
Mayo MP Rebekha Sharkie says today's announcement by State and Federal Governments that they will jointly fund a $14 million clean-up program for bushfire-affected communities in South Australia is “welcome but long overdue”.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie joined crossbench MPs and leaders in science, health and agriculture this morning to support the public release of climate action legislation being introduced by Zali Steggall MP.
Photo: Attending today's press conference were Andrew Wilkie MP, Federal Member for Clark, left; Dr Kate Charlesworth representing the Climate and Health Alliance; Professor Penny Sackett, Current Chair of the ACT Climate Change Council and Former Chief Scientist for Australia (2008-2011); Charlie Prell, Deputy Chair for Farmers for Climate Action; Rebekha Sharkie MP, Federal Member for Mayo; Zali Steggall MP, Federal Member for Warringah; and Helen Haines MP, Federal Member for Indi.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has welcomed the announcement of an additional $5.95 million in bushfire recovery funding for South Australia.Read more