Statement from Rebekha Sharkie regarding citizenship:
"Earlier today I received a phone call from the Prime Minister about the citizenship issue that has engulfed the Federal Parliament.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has welcomed a Government policy change that means most of the Adelaide Hills is now eligible to apply for millions of dollars for infrastructure projects under the Building Better Regions Fund.
Map: The new boundaries for the Building Better Regions Fund. The areas shaded light and dark purple are eligible to apply for the program providing they meet all criteria.
More than 80 voters emailed submissions to the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) calling for the retention of Mayo in the first 24-hours of a community campaign launched by the Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie on Tuesday night.Read more
The Nick Xenophon Team has called for a comprehensive ‘Gonski-style’ review of teritary education – in universities and vocational education – as part of any Federal Government reform of the sector.Read more
Rebekha Sharkie, the Federal Member for Mayo, and her three Nick Xenophon Team colleagues in the Senate joined a global movement for girls leadership this week.
After weeks of negotiations the Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has successfully advocated for a ‘hybrid’ bus service for the South Coast.Read more
A new mental health organisation, Moving A Head, was launched in the region recently with the support of the Federal Member for Mayo, Rebekha Sharkie.
Photograph: Moving A Head Chief Executive Officer Sandra Batistich, front, holds a model of her organisation's logo at its official launch. Sandra is pictured with Mount Barker Mayor Ann Ferguson, Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and members of the Mount Barker Men's Shed.Read more
Two Tatachilla Lutheran College students will be heading to Canberra for a national United Nations-style diplomacy competition later this year with some assistance from the Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie.
Photograph: Tatachilla Lutheran College Principal Cain McDonald, left, and Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie with Year 12 students Tilly Symonds and Mathieu Patton who are heading to Canberra to represent the state in the Evatt Competition.Read more
Industry groups are showing strong support for a Nick Xenophon Team Private Member’s Bill to help Australian workers fight for billions of dollars’ worth of unpaid superannuation.Read more
The Nick Xenophon Team wants to bring in stronger laws to help Australian workers fight for billions of dollars’ worth of retirement savings lost through unpaid super.Read more