July 15, 2014
People in the Armadale area will soon have better access to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans under Medicare.
The Perth Radiological Clinic based at the Armadale Health Service is one of 10 MRI providers to be granted eligibility under the Australian Government’s expansion of MRI services around the country.
Canning MHR Don Randa... read more »
July 14, 2014
The quality of Labor’s Trade Training Centres (TTC) in schools programme will be independently reviewed amid feedback students are not graduating with the skills employers need.
Canning MHR Don Randall said industry had raised numerous concerns about inconsistencies in the quality of training, qualifications and equipment offered from one... read more »
June 25, 2014
The Students Advising Youth (SAY) project is an innovative competition that uses digital and social media to communicate crime prevention messages to the community. Canning MHR Don Randall yesterday praised the program in a speech to Parliament.
Mr Randall commended the vision of the Peel District Police in creating the SAY competition and said... read more »
June 23, 2014
Local businesses have told Canning MHR Don Randall they think paying superannuation on backpackers wages is not in the national interest.
When non-resident backpackers leave the country they can fill out a form to have their superannuation monies paid back to them immediately, so the funds do not provide retirement savings as superannuation is ... read more »
June 23, 2014
The Australian Government is delivering on its plan to build safer roads across regional Australia through the national Black Spot Programme.
Assistant Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Jamie Briggs has announced that the eligibility criteria for the Programme has been changed to make it easier for regional communities to com... read more »
June 19, 2014
It has now been six months since the last successful people smuggling venture to Australia, Canning MHR Don Randall said today.
He confirmed the last people smuggling venture to Australia arrived on December 19, 2013.
Over the same six-month period in 2012/13 under the previous Labor government, a total of 190 boats with 12,773 people on boar... read more »
June 9, 2014
Older people and people with a disability in Western Australia are set to benefit from the release of extra one-off funding announced this week to support Home and Community Care projects in Western Australia, Canning MHR Don Randall today announced.
Mr Randall said that Western Australia’s total Home and Community Care program funding for 2... read more »
June 5, 2014
Around 3400 premises in Canning are a step closer to getting access to the National Broadband Network, with build preparation work now underway.
In coming weeks, work will be visible in streets as pre-construction activity begins, such as the clearing of Telstra’s pits and ducts.
Premises included in the build preparations sites released to... read more »
June 4, 2014
Canning MHR Don
Randall is pleased to announce funding of $1,941 for the Kelmscott-Pinjarra
10th Lighthorse Memorial Troop Inc to display a complete, genuine World War II
funding is being delivered through the Australian Government’s Saluting Their
Service programme, an initiative to honour the sacrifice of Australia&rs... read more »
May 28, 2014
MHR Don Randall has used a speech in Parliament to highlight bureaucratic green
tape linked to the Environment Protection
and Biodiversity Conservation Act that has hampered development in his
electorate of Canning.
It comes as the
Commonwealth and Western Australian Governments released a draft bilateral
agreement to establish a... read more »
May 26, 2014
MHR Don Randall today greeted a guest of a different kind to the doors of Parliament
House – a Hustler Super Z mower ridden by Craig Alford from Armadale Mower
The mower ride from Adelaide to Sydney,
via Melbourne, Hobart and Canberra is all in the name of charity; an initiative
of the Rotary Club of Armadale.
... read more »
May 23, 2014
Co has today announced construction has commenced to expand the fibre NBN network
into Dudley Park.
Canning MHR Don Randall said it showed
the Coalition was focussed on fixing Labor’s NBN mess through delivering
broadband sooner and more affordably for consumers.
“We are taking a more planned approach
to the NBN ... read more »
May 22, 2014
Young people of the
Armadale region will be able to gain valuable skills in trades such as
bricklayer, carpenter, solid plasterer and wall and floor tiler at a facility
being officially opened in Armadale today.
The Armadale Senior
High School Industry Program Trade Training Centre, located at Armadale Senior
High School, will offer loc... read more »
May 14, 2014
Canning electorate will benefit from the Abbott Government’s commitment to
build the infrastructure of the 21st Century through delivering $10
million towards the Mandurah Aquatic and Recreation Centre redevelopment.
Funding for the Centre was delivered in
the 2014-15 Budget.
Canning MHR Don Randall welcomed the
timely... read more »
May 14, 2014
The Coalition Government has delivered
on its commitment to address crime and anti-social behaviour in the Canning
electorate, Canning MHR Don Randall
2014-15 Federal Budget includes funding under the Coalition Government’s Safer
Streets Programme, where proceeds of crime will be directed to fund local crime
prevent... read more »