Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton joined the nearly one thousand people who gathered for the official opening of the Wiradjuri Study Centre in Condobolin today.
The Wiradjuri Study Centre is a centre for education and the reinvigoration of local culture. The centre will work to... ... (27-Sep)
The proposed carbon tax will devastate families, business and industry throughout the Parkes electorate, Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton has warned Parliament.
During the debate over the carbon tax legislation in the House of Representatives, Mr Coulton said the rush to impl... ... (20-Sep)
The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Regional Australia has commenced an inquiry into the experience of fly‐in, fly‐out (FIFO) and drive‐in, drive‐out (DIDO) workers in regional Australia.
Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton is encouraging submissions to the inquiry... ... (20-Sep)
Students in Dubbo and Mudgee will no longer be disadvantaged by the unfair changes introduced by the Gillard Government to the Independent Youth Allowance criteria, Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton stated today.
The Government has announced today that the areas classified as ... ... (14-Sep)
Over 100 Indigenous students have travelled to Canberra this week to take part in the 2011 Learn Earn Legend! Work Experience with Government program.
Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton welcomed four local students from the Parkes Electorate. Jessica Morrison from Bourke, Nakita... ... (13-Sep)
Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton has welcomed the NSW Government’s announcement that they will continue to put forth their funding contribution to Rural Financial Counselling Service (RFCS).
The NSW Government handed down their budget last week and confirmed they will continue... ... (13-Sep)
People who sign up for the most affordable plans under the NBN will not be able to access online consultations with doctors and health professionals, despite the Government continually promoting this as the primary benefit of the NBN, Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton stated.
Y... ... (09-Sep)
Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton has expressed his disappointment that Round One of the Regional Development Australia Fund (RDAF) was not allocated to any projects in the Parkes Electorate.
The $1 billion RDAF is a national program established by the Gillard Government with t... ... (07-Sep)
Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton today had the pleasure of hosting a morning tea for the tutors, parents and children of the North Dubbo Home Interaction Program for Parents and Youngsters (HIPPY).
The HIPPY program is a two year home based parenting and early childhood enrich... ... (06-Sep)
Funding cuts to the Cotton Catchment Communities Cooperative Research Centre (CRC), which will result in the closure of the Narrabri based centre from June 2012, is a blow to the region Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton declared.
The Cotton Catchment Communities CRC is one of s... ... (06-Sep)