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Entries for September 2012

27 September, 2012
Swimming centres have become the latest casualty of the Gillard government’s carbon tax, The Nationals Senator for Victoria and Patron Senator for Bendigo Bridget McKenzie said. “For many, going to the local pool is a summer tradition, now it is al... Read more
25 September, 2012
The Nationals Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie has called for greater support for charities and not-for-profits, as the Government prepares to implement heavy-handed reforms to the sector.   The Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commis... Read more
25 September, 2012
The Nationals Senator for Victoria and Patron Senator for Bendigo Bridget McKenzie has encouraged central Victorians to complete the Coalition’s nationwide broadband survey. The survey, which was launched this week, can be completed online via Sena... Read more
19 September, 2012
The Nationals Patron Senator for Bendigo Bridget McKenzie is calling on residents to show their support for local family-run businesses for National Family Business Day. The Federal Coalition will move a notice of motion today, acknowledging the ro... Read more
19 September, 2012
The Nationals Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie, netball patron of the Bendigo Football Netball League, wishes all football and netball teams competing this weekend the best of luck in their respective grand finals. Speaking in the Senate last ... Read more
13 September, 2012
A Notice of Motion relating to the proposed importation of fresh New Zealand potatoes in Australia was passed in the Senate yesterday, referring an inquiry to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee.   The Department of A... Read more
07 September, 2012
The Nationals Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie and the Member for Western Victoria David O’Brien MLC have met with potato farmers and together slammed the Department of Agriculture Fisheries and Forestry (DAFF) Biosecurity Division’s review to a... Read more
06 September, 2012
The Nationals Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie has written to the Minister for Mental Health Mark Butler demanding to know why Swan Hill missed out on a headspace centre.   Senator McKenzie said it was disappointing Swan Hill’s bid for a head... Read more
03 September, 2012
As Australia celebrates National Flag Day today, The Nationals Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie is encouraging central Victorians to contact her electorate office for an Australian flag.   Part of Senator McKenzie’s role is to promote the Com... Read more
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