The Federal Government’s announcement of 248 new aged care places in Mayo is a much needed investment into residential services in the region, according to local MP Rebekha Sharkie.Read more
A Private Member’s Bill to reform the rural finance sector, put forward by the Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie, has been referred to a parliamentary committee for consideration.Read more
The Federal Government’s announcement of an $8.6 million funding injection to upgrade the Mount Barker Hospital’s Emergency Department is fantastic news for the local community, their local MP Rebekha Sharkie said today.Read more
Questions by Centre Alliance Senator Rex Patrick at Estimates have raised doubts as to the validity of the decision made by NOPSEMA to permit seismic surveying in the Great Australian Bight.Read more
In the wake of the findings of the Banking Royal Commission, Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has reintroduced her Private Member’s Bill to reform the rural finance sector.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has welcomed Country Health SA's decision to set up renal dialysis beds in the Mount Barker Hospital chemotherapy unit next financial year.Read more
It was a full house for today’s inaugural meeting of the Parliamentary Friends of Climate Action group co-chaired by the Centre Alliance Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and the Independent Member for Wentworth Dr Kerryn Phelps.
Caption: Attending the inaugural event for the Parliamentary Friends of Climate Action were Co-Chair Dr Kerryn Phelps, the Independent Member for Wentworth, left; Tweed Valley farmer Robert Quick; Australian Farmers for Climate Action Chief Executive Officer Verity Morgan-Schmidt; NSW farmer Charlie Prell; Narrandera farmer Graham Strong; and Co-Chair Rebekha Sharkie, the Federal Member for Mayo.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and her Centre Alliance colleague Senator Rex Patrick today welcomed the release of the Australian Academy of Science’s report on recent fish kills in the Murray Darling Basin.
Caption: Pictured on the banks of the Murray River are Centre Alliance Senator Stirling Griff, Rebekha, Senator Rex Patrick, Centre Alliance Candidate for Barker Kelly Gladigau and Centre Alliance Senate Candidate Skye Kakoschke-Moore.Read more
The Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has called on the Minister for Families and Social Services to intervene and allow clients of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) to view their draft plans before they are submitted for final assessment.Read more