Question Time report tabled

The House Standing Committee on Procedure today tabled A window on the House, its report into the practices and procedures relating to Question Time. ‘The Committee is recommending a package of changes to improve how Question Time operates,’ the Chair of the Committee, Mr Ross Vasta, said. ‘The inquiry looked not just at the rules for questions and answers…

Reminder to book your flu vaccine

Vaccination against influenza (flu) remains important this year. Vulnerable Australians are being urged to get their free vaccination against seasonal influenza under the National Immunisation Program. The annual influenza vaccination is recommended for all people aged 6 months and over. It is the most important measure to prevent influenza and its complications. Receiving the vaccine…

GOV’T INVESTING IN GREATER ACCESS TO INFORMATION FOR BONNER RESIDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

The Liberal-National Government has announced up to $315,000 in grant funding to make conferences more accessible for people with disability. The National Disability Conference Initiative grants assist eligible conference organisers to include people with disability at nationally-focused, disability-related conferences in Australia. Federal Member for Bonner Ross Vasta said the grant funding will help to assist…

GOV’T INVESTING IN MORE ACTIVITIES AND SPORT FOR LOCALS IN BONNER

The Federal Member for Bonner Ross Vasta is calling on all local sport and physical activity providers to apply for funding for a national $28.9million program aimed at encouraging Australians to get more active. The Liberal Nationals Sport Participation Grants program was launched today by Federal Sports Minister Bridget McKenzie, enabling sporting organisations, sporting organisations…