Media Releases

Read the latest news in my media releases below.

Disabled car spaces severely lacking at new Service NSW Centre, MP says

January 15, 2016

Out of the more than 650 car parking spaces at the Macarthur Home Centre – the site of the new Service NSW Centre at Gregory Hills – only two have been allocated as mobility parking bays for Service NSW customers, prompting the State Member for Macquarie Fields to blast the Government for its lack of foresight and compassion.

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Hurlstone move would lead to educational inequality, local MP says

December 18, 2015

Member for Macquarie Fields, Anoulack Chanthivong, has reaffirmed his commitment to keeping Hurlstone Agricultural High School (HAHS) at Glenfield, and warns that the Baird Government’s proposal to move the high-ranking school from south west Sydney will have serious and far-reaching educational ramifications for the region.

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‘Hands off Hurlstone’, says local MP

December 17, 2015

The Member for Macquarie Fields, Anoulack Chanthivong MP, has slammed Minister Piccoli’s recent announcement on the sale of Hurlstone Agricultural High School, labelling it a disgrace.

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Government’s Hurlstone Farm sell-off to fund education budget shortfall

December 14, 2015

The mismanagement of the education budget by the Minister of Education, Adrian Piccoli, has again been highlighted following a damming report which reveals the school maintenance backlog has soared to an average of more than $330,000 for every public school in the Macquarie Fields electorate and across the State.

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Local MP sends wish-list to Santa for electorate’s ‘fair share’

December 02, 2015

After weeks of trying to spot Premier Baird around the Macquarie Fields electorate, and months of calling for his community to be given its fair share, one local MP decided that his wish-list needed a little help from an old and trusted friend and so he penned a note to Santa and posted it on Facebook.

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Government’s stamp duty bonanza fails to deliver for Macquarie Fields

December 01, 2015

Despite more than $40 million generated in Stamp Duty over the past three years in Macquarie Fields, the Baird Liberal Government has failed to use a single cent of this revenue to deliver a long-awaited lift at the station.

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