Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan is encouraging local residents to reflect on the service and sacrifice of those who have served our nation by attending an Anzac Day ceremony next week. Mr Keenan said Anzac Day is one of the most important dates on the commemorative calendar with 2018 marking the 100th Anniversary of…
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.
Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan has announced the City of Stirling’s Kaleidoscope Program will receive Federal Government funding of $482,507 to develop an occupational mentoring program for local refugees and migrants. Mr Keenan said the program will operate by connecting new graduates, mid-career professionals, and entrepreneurs from refugee and migrant backgrounds with occupationally specific…
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.…