A $3.7 million Federal contribution towards upgrading Goolwa's wharf precinct will inject much needed funding into this historic tourism attraction, according to local Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie.
An additional four rural financial counsellors have recently started working with bushfire-affected communities in Mayo thanks to the advocacy of local Federal MP Rebekha Sharkie.
Photo: Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie with Small Business Financial Counsellors Cheree Reichl, left, and Erica McAvaney from Rural Business Support. Rebekha secured $1 million for four financial counsellors in Mayo.Read more
Federal MP Rebekha Sharkie has welcomed this week’s announcement of nearly $64,000 in funding for Mayo volunteers during National Volunteer Week.
Photo: Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie and Warrawong Wildlife Sanctury operator David Cobbold during a visit to the Mylor tourist attraction last year. Warrawong Sanctuary receiving funding to purchase two-way radios.Read more
Crossbench MPs representing bushfire ravaged electorates have called on the Federal Government’s COVID-19 Select Committee to investigate the extra impact the pandemic is having on fire-affected communities.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has welcomed the news that the Government will give extra funding to childcare centres and Family Day Care educators who are not eligible for wage subsidies, but says details about the arrangements are needed.Read more
Federal Member for Mayo Rebekha Sharkie has called on the Federal Government to stop "dragging the chain" on payday lending reforms and to back up moves by the SA Government to protect vulnerable people from unscrupulous loan shark practices.