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Wednesday, 17 December 2014

 Minister for the Arts, Senator the Hon George Brandis QC, has announced over $2 million in funding to bring music, theatre and other arts experiences to regional and remote Australians. Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton, welcomed the Australian Government’s funding for performance arts to tour in regional Australia. “$340,783 will be provided to Circus Oz to bring the show But W... Read more...


Come By Chance to Commemorate Centenary of ANZAC in 2015

Tuesday, 16 December 2014

 Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton recently presented the Come By Chance School of Arts Hall committee with a grant worth $1,157 in the lead up to the commemoration of ANZAC Centenary in 20... Read more...

Come By Chance to Commemorate Centenary of ANZAC in 2015



Monday, 15 December 2014

 The Australian Government has tasked its reshaped advisory council on drugs and alcohol to examine as a priority the issues facing Australia from methamphetamine use, and in particular the rising use of the drug ice. “Tackling the growing ice problem is a major priority for the Government and I will be asking our advisory council to look at this issue as their first work priority," Federa... Read more...


Sustainable Medicare essential to Australia’s future

Wednesday, 10 December 2014

 Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton, said the Government has listened to community concern and would make changes to the proposed Medicare co-payment. The changes will mean the Medicare rebate for common consultations will be reduced by $5 only for non-concessional patients over the age of 16. The Government will not impose a co-payment on GP services provided to pensioners, Commonweal... Read more...


Coulton's Catch Up 22nd December

Monday, 22 December 2014

 At the end of 2014 I would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year. There have been many tragedies over the last 12 months both at home and abroad.  The recent Sydney siege has shown that the world can indeed be a dangerous place. Christmas is a time when we get together with our loved ones and consider how lucky we are to live in Australia. The Abbott Govern... Read more...