2017 Community Building Partnership

2017 Community Building Partnership grants will open 9am Monday 26 June and close 5pm Wednesday 9 August. Further information on the grants can be found via the link below.  http://www.communitybuildingpartnership.nsw.gov.au/


Lighting for the John Whitton Bridge

I am pleased to advise that our community safety campaing has been succesful. I was joined by Minister for Lands and Forestroy Paul Toole to announce the lights will be installaed along the John Whitton Bridge along with a $3.9 … Continue reading


Record Funding for School Infrastructure

Great news for Ryde schools with Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Treasurer Dominic Perrottet and Minister for Education Rob Stokes this morning announcing increased funding for our schools. This includes replacement of demountable classrooms with permanent buildings at West Ryde Public School, … Continue reading


Ermington Public School Fete

They had it all at the Ermington Public School Fete; rides, great coffee, cakes galore, flowers, art auctions and beautiful music just to mention a few of the things to see and do. Congratulations to all those who supported the … Continue reading


Australia’s Biggest Morning Tea

Another great “Australia’s Biggest morning Tea” at Holy Cross College, Ryde. Well done to all involved.


Denistone East Public School Swimming Pool

It’s “Happy Pool Day” at Denistone East Public School. There were smilers all round as I welcomed Minister for Education the Hon. Rob Stokes, NSW Royal Life Saving Chairman Jim Whiteside and CEO David Macallister. I recently presented a petition … Continue reading


International Nurses Day

It takes a strong, intelligent and compassionate person to nurse with passion and purpose, working every day to maintain the health and wellbeing of each and every patient. Thanks to all the nurses, especially those who live and work in … Continue reading


WOW Day – Wear Orange Wednesday

Thank you to the 40,000 SES volunteers across Australia on Wear Orange Wednesday (WOW) Day. In the last 12 months, NSW SES volunteers responded to more than 44,000 tasks during storms, floods and other emergencies across the state. WOW Day … Continue reading


Big Red Kidney Bus

It was great to meet with the Big Red Kidney Bus team today outside of Parliament. The NSW Government has provided more than $382,000 for up to 250 patients a year to receive dialysis on the Big Red Kidney Bus … Continue reading


Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide

Proud to join with our Ryde Armenians to commemorate and remember the Armenian Genocide.