Equinor's draft Oil Pollution Emergency Plan might have been leaked early but Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie says the information is even more alarming than any previous modelling of a potential oil spill in the Great Australian Bight.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has renewed her call for Heritage Listing of the Great Australian Bight following the recent release of modelling showing an oil spill in this pristine environment could end up being the largest in world history.Read more
Statement from Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie regarding the Prime Minister Scott Morrison's decision to reverse the funding cut to Foodbank.Read more
Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie says some of Australia’s best-known charities, including the Hutt Street Centre and UnitingCare Wesley, will be affected by today’s announcement that the Federal Government has halved funding to the Foodbank charity.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie wants to bring back legislation to phase out long-haul live sheep exports, and she has called on the Prime Minister to allow a “free vote” on the contentious issue.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has joined several conservation groups in calling on an international wetlands watchdog to add the Coorong to its “endangered” list.Read more
The Health Minister Greg Hunt has flagged expanded ‘headspace services’ for the South Coast and the Adelaide Hills following a question in Parliament today from the Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie.
During the by-election Rebekha Sharkie, centre, discussed 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.Read more
This week Rebekha placed on the record Centre Alliance’s endorsement of the national apology to the victims of institutional child sexual abuse. Rebekha expressed her heartfelt apology to the survivors on behalf of the electorate of Mayo.Read more
In only their second ever visit to Canberra, Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie welcomed Kangaroo Island Community Education (KICE) students to Parliament today.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has gone straight to the boss of the ANZ to ask him to overturn the decision to close the bank branches in Lobethal and Goolwa.
PHOTO: Lobethal business Garry Hughes organised a petition calling on the ANZ to reverse its decision to close the local branch. He collected more than 1800 signatures.Read more