Media Releases

Wednesday, 13 November 2019

PARK DEMANDS ANSWERS ABOUT EXTENT OF CUTS TO SHELLHARBOUR HOSPITAL

Ryan Park MP is demanding answers from the Liberal-National State Government about what else their latest health budget cuts will mean for Shellharbour hospital.

 

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Thursday, 07 November 2019

HELPING LOCAL KIDS 8TH ANNUAL RYAN PARK CHRISTMAS TOY DRIVE

Christmas should be a time for celebrating and goodwill. Spending time with those you love the most and reflecting on the good times. Yet for many local families across the Illawarra it is a time of hardship and struggle. For too many children, it lacks the happiness and joy we all too often take for granted. 

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Sunday, 13 October 2019

MISSING CANCER DIAGNOSTIC EQUIPMENT MUST BE PROVIDED FOR WOMEN

NSW Labor is demanding the Berejiklian Government provide a mammogram machine for the Royal Hospital for Women at Randwick after today’s appalling revelations that the State’s biggest women’s hospital doesn’t have one.

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Thursday, 10 October 2019

WORLD HOMELESSNESS DAY: NSW LIBERALS AND NATIONALS MUST MAKE REDUCING HOMELESSNESS CRISIS A PRIORITY

To mark World Homelessness Day today, Labor Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness, Ryan Park is calling on the NSW Liberals and Nationals to make reducing the homelessness crisis a priority.

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Wednesday, 09 October 2019

PARK CALLS ON FAIR TRADING TO INVESTIGATE FESTIVAL ORGANISER

Shadow Minister for the Illawarra and South Coast Ryan Park has today written to the NSW Fair Trading Commissioner to seek an urgent investigation in the organiser of the Festival of Light and Foam that was supposedly meant to take place over the long weekend but failed to eventuate costing local small businesses money and time.

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Thursday, 26 September 2019

STATEMENT ON ABORTION LEGISLATION PASSING IN THE NSW PARLIAMENT

As one of the sponsors for this Bill I am delighted to see this historic legislation pass its final hurdle today in the Legislative Assembly that will ensure the decriminalisation of abortion in NSW.

I have long supported such legislation and I am very pleased for the many women who I have met or who have contacted me and shared their personal stories so that going forward NSW legislation will treat this issue how it should be as a health and medical one not as part of the Crimes Act.

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Tuesday, 24 September 2019

PARK ON THE ILLAWARRA MOUNTAIN BIKING STRATEGY

Mountain biking is a popular sport with growing interest and I am keen to encourage this here in the Illawarra. Already popular with locals, mountain biking in our region has the opportunity to grow and expand.

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Tuesday, 17 September 2019

RELIEF FOR COMMUTERS ON THE WEEKEND ARRIVING SOON

Commuters on the South Coast Line have long suffered with a lack of carriages meaning a long trip spent standing for many. On a weekend service it is more common to find a train with four carriages rather than eight.

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Wednesday, 11 September 2019

WAITING LISTS FOR SURGERY IN NSW SOAR WHILE PATIENTS LEFT LANGUISHING IN EMERGENCY DEPARTMENTS

The NSW Labor Opposition has said that the latest report from the Bureau of Health Information shows that the NSW health and hospital system has been run down by the NSW Liberals and Nationals, as waiting lists for surgery have soared, ambulance response times have slowed, and more people are stuck in emergency departments under the watch of Minister Hazzard.

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Thursday, 05 September 2019

MY COMMUNITY PROJECTS PROGRAM SUCCESSFUL KEIRA PROJECTS ANNOUNCED

The Keira community will benefit from two great projects granted funding from the My Community Project program, Member for Keira, Ryan Park announced today.

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