MP sponsors launch of Indigenous rangers report

Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie was honoured to sponsor the launch of the Indigenous Protected Areas and Indigenous Ranges Report at Parliament House.

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Seasonal workers incentive scheme passed in Lower House

The Nick Xenophon Team’s proposal for a Seasonal Workers Incentives Trial passed the Lower House today and is expected to sail through the Senate.

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Major fail: LNP and ALP vote against Minister for Young People

NXT Senator Skye Kakoschke-Moore and Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie say the Federal Government and the Opposition have once again let down young people by voting against a motion calling for a Minister for Young People today.

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Young people need voice in Parliament

NXT MP Rebekha Sharkie, Independent Member for Indi Cathy McGowan and NXT Senator Skye Kakoschke-Moore have called on the Federal Government to reinstate a Minister for Young People, and to install the position in its Cabinet.

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Community opposes suggestion of Mayo redistribution

People in Mayo are already “up in arms” about just the suggestion that their federal seat could be scrapped under any electoral redistribution in South Australia, their local Member Rebekha Sharkie said today.

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No Youth Minister is 'no joke'

NXT MP Rebekha Sharkie has criticised Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull’s response to her question on March 23 about appointing a Youth Minister, calling it “patronising and a slap in the face to millions of Australian young people".

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MP works on action plan for Mayo

The poor condition of local roads was the number one unprompted concern raised by residents surveyed in the electorate by their local Federal Member Rebekha Sharkie.

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Speaker of the House to visit Kangaroo Island

For the first time in many years the Speaker of the House of Representatives in Federal Parliament is making an official visit to Kangaroo Island.

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Sharkie seeks answers about Kalimna closure

The Federal Member for Mayo, Rebekha Sharkie, is seeking answers from the State Government about its decision to close the Kalimna aged care facility in Strathalbyn.

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Centrelink system in need of urgent review

Viewpoint by Rebekha Sharkie, the Member for Mayo.

Make no mistake; if someone owes a debt to Centrelink, the Federal Government owes it to the Australian taxpayer to recover that money. 

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