Media Releases

Monday, 18 May 2020

NSW LABOR RENEWS CALLS FOR INDEPENDENT INQUIRY INTO DYSFUNCTIONAL RURAL HEALTH SYSTEM

NSW Labor has slammed the Berejiklian Government for failing to adequately fund hospitals in rural and regional NSW, after a string of troubling incidents in the state’s west exposed just how dysfunctional the health system is.

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Thursday, 14 May 2020

ECONOMIC STIMULUS MUST PRIORITISE SOCIAL HOUSING INFRASTRUCTURE

The NSW Labor Opposition has urged the Berejiklian-Barilaro Government to invest in the construction of social housing dwellings as a way to boost the economy, create jobs and reduce the number of people without stable accommodation across the state.

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Tuesday, 05 May 2020

KEIRA SCHOOLS BURSTING AT SEAMS

Member for Keira Ryan Park MP says the Government’s school enrolment cap has failed to address overcrowding in Keira schools, with many remaining overpopulated and relying heavily on demountable classrooms

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Sunday, 19 April 2020

BEREJIKLIAN GOV MUST DELIVER MASS COVID-19 TESTING

Labor is urging the Berejiklian Government to begin mass testing for COVID-19 in NSW, as the State’s testing criteria continues failing to account for asymptomatic cases and community transmissions.

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Tuesday, 14 April 2020

PARLIAMENT KITCHENS TO DELIVER MEALS FOR THE MOST VULNERABLE

Around a thousand meals will be cooked every day out of the NSW Parliament kitchens to support those most vulnerable in the community in a move that has bipartisan support during these very difficult and challenging times.

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Tuesday, 14 April 2020

LABOR CALLS FOR COVID-19 TEST CRITERIA TO BE BROADENED

NSW Labor is calling on the Berejiklian Government to immediately expand testing to everyone reporting COVID-19 symptoms on the Central Coast and in Canterbury-Bankstown, Bayside, Georges River and the Sutherland Shire.

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Sunday, 12 April 2020

RUBY PRINCESS: IT’S TIME TO TEST EVERYONE ON BOARD

The latest test results from the cruise ship Ruby Princess reveal half the crew tested for COVID-19 have contracted the disease

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Friday, 10 April 2020

LABOR CALLS FOR COMPREHENSIVE PHARMACY SUPPORT AS COVID-19 PANDEMIC CONTINUES

Pharmacies across NSW have been continuing to provide the community with the essential medicines and health products needed through the COVID-19 pandemic. Workers in pharmacies continue to come to work and serve the community in spite of the risks associated with COVID-19.

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Friday, 10 April 2020

GO FURTHER THAN FINES FOR COUGHING AND SPITTING ON FRONTLINE WORKERS

Labor is urging the Berejiklian Government to go further than issuing fines for people who intentionally spit or cough on frontline workers, and withhold bail.

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Wednesday, 25 March 2020

NSW MUST BE PUT IN FULL LOCKDOWN TO PREVENT COVID-19 CATASTROPHE

NSW must be placed in full lockdown to deal with the COVID-19 emergency.

People must go home and stay home.

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