September 2, 2014
The Australian Government has delivered on its $2.1 billion Roads to Recovery Program.
The Land Transport Infrastructure Amendment Bill 2014 passed the Senate and will see the City of Mandurah and Shires of Murray, Waroona and Boddington receive their first payment next month.
Canning MHR Don Randall said today’s result will enable co... read more »
September 2, 2014
Based on recent feedback in response to his electorate-wide newsletter, Canning MHR Don Randall said constituents had reported crime as the local issue they’d most like to see fixed.
He said, in particular, hooning had been raised as a problem mainly in the suburbs of Dawesville, Dudley Park, Falcon and Ravenswood.
“Feedback fro... read more »
August 23, 2014
Canning MHR Don Randall has welcomed the launch of a new website for the Veterans and Veterans Families Counselling Service (VVCS).
The dedicated website was announced by the Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, Senator the Hon. Michael Ronaldson, last weekend.
Mr Randall said the VVCS is a free and confidential service that offers eligibl... read more »
August 18, 2014
New payments to councils in the Canning electorate are being made today under the Australian Government’s Financial Assistance Grants programme.
The Federal Government is providing $2.3 billion to local councils nationwide in 2014-15 alone, including $282.7 million to Western Australian councils.
Canning MHR Don Randall said councils ... read more »
August 15, 2014
Around 900 premises in Ravenswood are a step closer to getting access to the National Broadband Network with construction to the fibre-to-the-premises network now underway.
Telstra has finalised remediation of infrastructure in the area, meaning that in coming weeks, NBN Co subcontractors will be out in the streets, laying out fibre to connect ... read more »
August 11, 2014
The Australian Government is delivering on its election commitments to the electorate of Canning through the Community Development Grants Programme.
Assistant Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Jamie Briggs and Federal Member for Canning Don Randall today signed a funding agreement for $470,000 towards Stage Two of the Mandura... read more »
August 5, 2014
Canning MHR Don Randall is pleased to announce that young people in the Canning electorate will be among the first 17 to 24 year olds to join the Australian Government’s Green Army programme and become part of the largest environmental movement in Australia’s history.
The City of Mandurah will receive a Green Army under Round 1 of t... read more »
August 4, 2014
Canning MHR Don Randall is encouraging high school students in years 10 to 12 to put their views to the House of Representatives as part of this year’s My First Speech competition.
Students need to imagine they are a newly elected MP and write a 3-minute speech about issues they are passionate about. The speech then needs to be presented ... read more »
August 1, 2014
The Australian Government is working with local businesses in Canning to create new opportunities, new markets and new jobs.
The new $484.2 million Entrepreneurs’ Infrastructure Programme (EIP) is putting in place the supporting infrastructure to help businesses become more robust and build on their strengths, as well as provide the advic... read more »
July 30, 2014
The Australian Government is delivering important community infrastructure to the electorate of Canning through the Community Development Grants programme.
Assistant Minister for Infrastructure and Regional Development Jamie Briggs and Federal Member for Canning Don Randall yesterday announced that the Australian Government has delivered $14,00... read more »
July 29, 2014
The Trade Support Loans programme offering up to $20,000 to eligible apprentices commenced on July 21, 2014.
Canning MHR Don Randall said the loans would encourage more people to enter into a trade and help them complete their qualification by easing the financial burden.
Apprentices in the Canning electorate will have access to $20,000 ove... read more »
July 23, 2014
Canning MHR Don Randall is offering support to a petition initiated by Member for Cowan, Luke Simpkins, which aims to amend the Australian Citizenship Act to revoke the citizenship of dual nationals that take up arms or support extremist causes.
Mr Randall said some constituents had raised the need to take a stronger stance against people who t... read more »
July 18, 2014
Around 2,500premises in Pinjarra are a step closer to getting access to the National Broadband Network, with construction on the fibre-to-the-premises network in the area now underway.
In coming weeks, contractors will be out in the streets, laying out fibre to connect premises in coming months.
The NBN will update its online maps in coming... read more »
July 17, 2014
Canning MHR Don Randall said today’s vote by the Senate to repeal the Carbon Tax is good news for local families and businesses, with the average household saving around $550 this year.
“The average household will save around $200 on their electricity bill and around $70 on their gas bill,” he said.
“Repealing the Ca... read more »
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 »