Media Releases

Monday, 24 October 2016

LIBERAL GOVERNMENT WEAKENS WORKING WITH CHILDREN CHECK SAFEGUARDS AT SCHOOLS

The Baird Government has diluted Working with Children Check safeguards that protect school children from potentially dangerous persons by prohibiting them from working in classrooms or on school grounds.

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Monday, 10 October 2016

BAIRD GOVERNMENT BLOWS THE BUDGET ON PRIVATE CONSULTANTS BY MORE THAN $66 MILLION

Taxpayers have been left to foot a consultant bill worth more than $66 million after the Baird Government blew its budget for external consultancies by almost 50 per cent.

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Friday, 30 September 2016

LESS THAN A WEEK OUT FROM BULLI PASS CLOSURE, LIBS SAY TOUGH LUCK TO ILLAWARRA COMMUTERS

Member for Keira Ryan Park is once again disappointed at the lack of concern the Baird Liberal Government has shown to Illawarra commuters, with Transport Minister Andrew Constance failing to come to the table with a positive plan to ease the burden of the Bulli Pass closure, despite the closure being less than a week away.

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Friday, 30 September 2016

DISAPPOINTMENT FOR AUSTINMER COMMUTERS

Commuters are reporting their disappointment at the recent changes to the South Coast Line rail timetable announced by the Baird Government, following the conclusion of trial to include Austinmer in peak services.

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Friday, 16 September 2016

BAIRD’S ARMY OF SENIOR EXECUTIVES COST TAXPAYERS MORE THAN $161 MILLION A YEAR

Taxpayers are paying more than $161 million a year in salaries to the 453 most senior executives in three crisis riddled Baird Government departments.

 

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Monday, 12 September 2016

ALL NOISE, NO ACTION FROM GOVERNMENT ON MOUNT OUSLEY

Member for Keira Ryan Park will use the return of state Parliament this week to advocate on behalf of residents from Mount Ousley, who are fed up with persistent noise pollution on Mount Ousley Road.

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Wednesday, 07 September 2016

FREEDOM OF INFORMATION REQUEST SUBMITTED FOR ANSWERS ON

The Minister for Roads has remained silent on the closure of Bulli Pass while residents remain concerned about the impact it will have on their day to day lives.

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Wednesday, 07 September 2016

TAXPAYERS FORK OUT $200,000 ON NEW WEBSITE WHILE OVERCROWDING IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS WORSENS

The Baird Government is choosing to spend $200,000 of NSW taxpayers’ money on a flash new website for NSW Treasury instead of addressing the overcrowding crisis in the state’s schools.

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Wednesday, 31 August 2016

TRAIN CONTRACT SENDS UP TO 1,200 NEW JOBS OFFSHORE

 

The decision by the Baird Government not to mandate any local manufacturing or materials in the new intercity train fleet contract will mean  up to 1,200 potential new jobs for NSW will head offshore.

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Monday, 15 August 2016

PARK DEMANDS ANSWERS ON BULLI PASS CLOSURE

Member for Keira Ryan Park has taken the closure of Bulli Pass to the floor of Parliament addressing his concerns and raising important questions to the Minister for Roads, Maritime and Fright in his private members speech on Tuesday 9 August.

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