Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan has announced the Salvation Army’s Balga Early Learning Centre will receive more than $90,000 to support its sustainability over the next three years. Mr Keenan said the funding will support the Centre by enabling them to continue their early learning programs that benefit Stirling families. “This is a terrific…
Having been born and raised in Stirling, I believe that this is the best place in Western Australia to live, work and raise a family. Having lived in Stirling for most of my life, I know the enormous sense of community that exists here.
Living and working locally for many years also means that I have had the chance to talk with many of our young people, families, workers and small business owners in order to find out what is important to them – and what must be fought for in order for our communities to plan for the future with confidence.
Work is underway at the Mustard Seed Community Garden in Yokine thanks to a Federal Government grant of $4,450 which is being used to construct 10 raised garden beds for the benefit of community members. Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan said the funding is being made available under the Stronger Communities Programme and will…
More than 1,000 wealthy welfare cheats have been caught over-claiming tens of millions in Federal Government benefits during a nationwide crackdown. A joint operation run by the Department of Human Services (DHS) and the Australian Transaction Reports Analysis Centre (AUSTRAC) targeted welfare recipients who had large amounts of unexplained wealth pass through their bank accounts.…