New machinery for Men’s Shed

Quality craftsmanship is now on display at the Karrinyup Community Men’s Shed after volunteers received two Federal Government grants to purchase new tools and machinery.   The local workshop, based in Balcatta, was provided with $10,000 funding through the Coalition’s Veteran and Community Grants program and a further $7,000 under the Stronger Communities Programme.  …

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Supporting a clean and green Stirling

Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan has welcomed Minister for Environment Melissa Price to a local community garden to discuss plans for other conservation projects in the Stirling electorate.   Minister Price today toured the Hamersley Habitat Community Garden with Mr Keenan and Liberal candidate for Stirling Vince Connelly, after recently announcing the $22 million…

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Morrison Government backs business start-ups for migrants and refugees

The Morrison Government is supporting working age migrants and refugees in Perth through a package of increased support to start their own businesses or collective social enterprises.   Minister for Families and Social Services Paul Fletcher, Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan and Liberal Candidate for Stirling Vince Connelly today announced $1.06 million in funding for…

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Boost for beach safety in Trigg

Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan has welcomed a funding boost for surf life savers in Trigg to purchase a specialised off-road trailer to transport vital safety and training equipment.   The project was joint-funded by a $3,125 grant under the Coalition Government’s Stronger Communities Programme, Trigg Island Surf Life Saving Club and the North…

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Boosting immunisation rates in Stirling

The Liberal National Government has launched a new immunisation initiative, providing free influenza vaccinations for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children and investing $12 million in a national advertising blitz. Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan today welcomed the announcement and said it’s the first time influenza vaccines will made be available for these children…

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