Packed house for Politics in the Vines

Andrew Wilkie, the Independent Member for Denison and long-time campaigner for whistleblower protections, was the special guest at a campaign event in the Hills for local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie on Friday night.

Photo: Former Senator Skye Kakoschke-Moore, left, with Andrew Wilkie, the Independent Member for Denison, local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and Centre Alliance Senator Rex Patrick.
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Rebekha named 'defender' of the ABC

Local Candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has become the first politician to receive a ‘Defenders Badge’ from the Friends of ABC National.

 

Local Candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie receives a ‘Defenders Badge’ from Sue Pinnock, Friends of the ABC (SA/NT) President and SA representative on the ABC Friends National Committee. 

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Stop kicking the can down Victor Harbor Road

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and her SA-BEST MLC colleagues Frank Pangallo and Connie Bonaros are calling on the State Government to undertake an immediate scoping study on the cost of upgrading one of SA’s most dangerous roads – the Adelaide to Victor Harbor Road.
SA-BEST MLC Frank Pangallo and local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie will work to deliver a scoping study and Federal funding for the upgrading of Victor Harbor Road.
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Postal voting, pre-poll venues and dates

Pre-polling opens in Adelaide, Mount Barker and Victor Harbor next Tuesday, 10 July.

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Call for Federal Government to cut KI airport debt burden

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Bek backs 'Keep KI Commissioner' campaign

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie is backing a campaign by all the business and industry groups on KI to keep the role of the Kangaroo Island Commissioner.

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New laws to make aged care staff ratios black and white

Age care facilities will have to publish full details about their staffing ratios under legislation that will be introduced by local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie if she wins the upcoming by-election.

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World Heritage bid for the Bight

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has joined community leaders in her electorate in calling for World Heritage listing of the Great Australian Bight to prevent oil drilling in this significant environment.

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie with Kangaroo Island Mayor Peter Clements, left, and Victor Harbor Mayor Graham Philp at the launch of a campaign to protect the Great Australian Bight with World Heritage listing.

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Rebekha challenges Government to deliver tax relief for Kangaroo Island

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has challenged the Federal Government to finally approve the tax relief measure for Kangaroo Island residents that she was negotiating during her time as MP.

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Rebekha launches campaign to bring 'headspace' youth mental health service to the South Coast

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has launched a campaign to bring the specialist youth service ‘headspace’ to the South Coast to fill a significant gap in mental health assistance for young people.

Local candidate for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie, centre, discusses 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.

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