Entries for December 2016
19 December, 2016
Productivity Commission study into regional economies
Last week it was announced that the Productivity Commission will undertake a study into regional economies. With our national economy’s transition away from the resources-led boom towards ...
12 December, 2016
Broken Hill office open to the public
I was very pleased to open the doors of my Broken Hill office to residents of Far West New South Wales (NSW) last week.
The office is being looked after by two new staff members. They are Broken Hill residen...
05 December, 2016
Backpacker tax breakthrough
The final sitting of Federal Parliament saw the Coalition Government deliver on some of its key promises including the so-called backpacker tax that passed through both Houses of Parliament late last Thursday evening.