$100 million investment to fight cancer

The Coalition Government recently announced that Australians fighting cancer will soon benefit from five new cancer drugs that will be made available on the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS). These drugs represent a $100 million dollar investment by the Coalition Government in the fight against cancer. From December 1, eligible patients with certain forms of leukaemia,…

Centenary of the Armistice

On Sunday I was proud to be among the thousands of residents attending commemorative service events across Stirling to mark exactly 100 years since the end of the First World War. It was an honour to attend the North Beach RSL’s Remembrance Day service – a moving ceremony which reflected on the suffering and sacrifice…

Making space for science

Grants of up to $5,000 are now available to primary and secondary schools in Stirling looking to encourage practical skills, creativity and entrepreneurial thinking. Applications for the Coalition Government’s $1 million Maker Projects grants will open on Thursday November 8 at midday (AEST). The funding is designed to assist with maker spaces, such as creative…