Media Releases

Wednesday, 02 August 2017

WAGES GROWTH REMAINS AT RECORD LOW WHILE THE BEREJIKLIAN GOVERNMENT DOES NOTHING

NSW Labor is accusing the Berejiklian Government of failing to address the wages crisis as inflation remains higher than wages growth and households struggle to pay tolls, taxes and transport fares.

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Friday, 28 July 2017

MORE NSW JOBS LOST TO VICTORIA

The Berejiklian Government has let another 300 jobs slip through its hands as the Victorian Labor Government secures Australia’s largest air conditioning manufacturer Seely International.

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Wednesday, 26 July 2017

BEREJIKLIAN GOVERNMENT WASTED $25 MILLION ON FAILED EMERGENCY SERVICES LEVY

Taxpayers have been forced to fork out more than $25 million dollars for the Berejiklian Government’s failed Fire and Emergency Services Levy (FESL), since the reform was announced in December 2015 to the backflip on the decision in May this year.

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Wednesday, 12 July 2017

ILLAWARRA RESIDENTS FACING RECORD POWER PRICE HIKES

A future Foley Labor Government will work to make electricity more affordable for Illawarra families and businesses.

 

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Tuesday, 11 July 2017

ILLAWARRA MISSES OUT ON EXTRA RAIL SERVICES

Ryan Park Shadow Minister for the Illawarra is appalled that the Illawarra is missing out again when it comes public transport. This is despite the Transport Minister, Andrew Constance committing to “a better run into town” for commuters from the South Coast and Illawarra.

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Thursday, 06 July 2017

PARK SLAMS GOVERNMENT ABOUT STATE OF EMERGENCY RAMP

Shadow Minister for the Illawarra has today slammed the NSW Government about its lack of regular maintenance of the very important emergency safety ramp/bed on Bulli Pass designed to stop runaway heavy vehicles should they experience problems on the steep descent.

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Tuesday, 04 July 2017

OVERCROWDING ISSUES CONTINUE TO PLAUGUE ILLAWARRA COMMUTERS

Ryan Park Shadow Minister for the Illawarra is urging the Minister to consider safety and overcrowding on the South Coast Train Line now.  Commuters should not have to wait until the new fleet role out, due for 2019 for any changes to their travel comfort or safety.

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Monday, 03 July 2017

ILLAWARRA FAMILIES HIT WITH DOUBLE BLOW AS PENALTY RATE CUTS COMPOUND COST OF LIVING

Cuts to penalty rates for thousands of NSW workers came into effect over the weekend, adding to cost of living pressures compounded by a long list of bill, fee and charges hikes under the Berejiklian Government.

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Monday, 19 June 2017

UNDEREMPLOYMENT: AN ISSUE IN THE ILLAWARRA

NSW Shadow Treasurer, Ryan Park has come out swinging at recent statistics indicating the high level underemployment in NSW.

 

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Friday, 16 June 2017

BEREJIKLIAN GOVERNMENT FAILS TO ATTRACT BUSINESSES AND JOBS TO NSW

New South Wales is losing significant business and job opportunities to Victoria because the Berejiklian Government has failed to offer the state as a more attractive place to do business.

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