Media Releases

Read the latest news in my media releases below.

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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MP urges residents to sign petition opposing Ingleburn RMS closure

September 14, 2015

Local residents are encouraged to drop into the office of the Member for Macquarie Fields, Anoulack Chanthivong, to sign a petition urging the Baird Government to reverse its decision to close the Ingleburn Motor Registry office.

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Labor’s legacy lives on in heart of Macquarie Fields electorate

August 31, 2015

Nicholas Whitlam, prominent businessman, career banker and chairman of the Port Authority of New South Wales – and the second son of the former Prime Minister of Australia Edward Gough Whitlam AC QC – paid tribute to his late father and other Labor forefathers in officially opening the office of the State Member for Macquarie Fields, Anoulack Chanthivong, on Friday 28 August.

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MP says ‘access for all a must’ at Macquarie Fields Station

June 30, 2015

Member for Macquarie Fields, Anoulack Chanthivong, has labelled the lack of accessibility at Macquarie Fields Railway Station ‘shameful’ and said he would lobby the State Government for a lift and other necessary modifications to ensure the station was ‘accessible to all’.

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