BALGA RECEIVES COMMUNITY GARDEN GRANT

The Salvation Army Balga Early Learning Centre is among the local community organisations in Stirling that will benefit from the Federal Government’s $45 million Stronger Communities Programme. Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan said the Balga Early Learning Centre will receive $20,000 under the programme, which was announced in the 2014–15 Budget. “The Stronger Communities…

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SPOTSCREEN SMALL BUSINESS CHAMPIONS

Federal Member for Stirling Michael Keenan has congratulated Spotscreen in Karrinyup who recently took out the national award for Professional Medical Services at the Small Business Champion Awards in late April.   Spotscreen began as a very small local business which now provides skin cancer screening for companies all over Australia. Its staff will travel…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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