STIRLING RSL RECEIVES FUNDING TO COMMEMORATE SERVICE OF VIETNAM VETERANS

North Beach Returned and Services League will receive $13,724 in funding to commemorate the services and sacrifice of those who served in the Vietnam War, Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan said today. Mr Keenan said the funding had been approved under the Australian Government’s Vietnam War Commemorative Grants program, which was established under the…

STIRLING BUSINESS RECEIVES VISIT FROM MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AND TRAINING

Minister for Education and Training Simon Birmingham has joined Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan to discuss electrical training courses for Stirling students with the National Electrical and Communications Association (NECA). NECA’s Western Australian chapter is located in Balcatta and as an organisation they are the major private training provider for the Western Australian electrical…

Stirling welcomes Dob in a Dealer launch – Australia’s fight against ice

Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan will work with local police and Crime Stoppers WA to encourage residents to report information about those manufacturing and distributing crystal methamphetamine, or ice, and other illicit drugs in the community. Mr Keenan today welcomed the launch of the Coalition Government’s million dollar partnership with Crime Stoppers Australia to…

Celebrating Stirling’s Cultural Diversity and Local Heroes

Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan is encouraging Stirling residents to be part of Australia’s largest national multicultural event — Harmony Day 2016. On 21 March, Harmony Day gives communities across Stirling the opportunity to come together and celebrate Australia’s cultural diversity, as well as recognise local groups and individuals. “Stirling is the most ethnically…

STIRLING COMMUNITY HELPING TO KEEP AUSTRALIA CLEAN

This Sunday individuals, schools, families and volunteer groups will come together on Clean Up Australia Day to tackle waste and litter in the Stirling community. Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan said that protecting the natural environment, particularly waterways and marine environment, is an important priority for the Australian Government. “The Australian Government supports the…

GREEN ARMY ON THE GROUND IN STIRLING

Young people involved in the Northern Metropolitan Carnaby’s Black Cockatoo Conservation  Project – Stage 1 Green Army project have commenced on-ground works in Gwelup. “Stage one of the Northern Metropolitan Carnaby’s Black Cockatoo Conservation Project will benefit the Stirling region by providing urgent attention needed for the endangered Carnaby’s Black Cockatoo,” Federal Member for Stirling…

PRAISE FOR LOCAL STIRLING BUSINESSES’ BRIGHT IDEAS

Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan has commended the innovation of Gwelup grandmother and entrepreneur Susanne Bahn and her start-up company Tap into Safety Pty Ltd which is driving innovation and entrepreneurship in Stirling. Dr Bahn received the Federal Government’s Accelerating Commercialisation grant in April 2015 under the Entrepreneur’s Programme that provides commercial assistance to…