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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

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Carysfield Park To Get a New Basketball Court

Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare today visited Carysfield Park in Bass Hill with Canterbury-Bankstown Mayor, Councillor Khal Asfour to announce funding to install a half basketball court. Mr Clare said “This will add to the other sporting facilities at Carysfield Park... read more...


48 local students recognised at 2018 Community Service Awards

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP has once again recognised the outstanding efforts of 48 local students at his tenth annual Community Service Awards Ceremony held at Bankstown Sports Club.  The special presentation ceremony to acknowledge and celebrate the enormous... read more...


Government follows Labor's lead in support for Varghese report

Labor welcomes reports today that the Government will finally commit to implementing the recommendations of Peter Varghese’s report into increasing trade between Australia and India.   It’s about time.    The Government has sat on this report for seven months.   The... read more...


AFR India Business Summit

AFR INDIA BUSINESS SUMMIT THURSDAY, 22 NOVEMBER 2018  *** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY ***   Australia and India have a special kind of bond.   We share a lot more than an ocean.   We share a history.   Last week we commemorated the end of World War I.   In that war we... read more...


Interview with David Speers - Sky News - Wednesday, 21 November 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPTTV INTERVIEWSKY NEWS, SPEERSWEDNESDAY, 21 NOVEMBER 2018SUBJECTS: WTO reform, China’s status as a developing nation, Israel embassy, Indonesia FTA, Varghese Report, Islamic leaders turning down meeting with Morrison. SPEERS: Jason Clare thanks for joining us this... read more...


Morrison must follow Labor's lead and support Varghese report

Last month in Senate Estimates the Government admitted it has sat on Peter Varghese’s report – An Indian Economic Strategy to 2035 – since April this year.     That’s seven months after having received the report, despite India being Australia’s fifth largest trading... read more...


Labor will deliver 'once and for all' water security for Townsville

BILL SHORTEN MPLEADER OF THE OPPOSITIONSHADOW MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS & ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDERSMEMBER FOR MARIBYRNONG JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENT SHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIA MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND CATHY... read more...


Doorstop - Townsville - Monday, 5 November 2018

E&OE TRANSCRIPT DOORSTOP TOWNSVILLE MONDAY, 5 NOVEMBER 2018 SUBJECT: Labor’s $200m investment for Townsville’s water security, ScoMo Express   CATHY O'TOOLE, MEMBER FOR HERBERT: It's a wonderful day for the Townsville community here today. You'll see behind me the pipes... read more...


Jason Clare funds Armistice Centenary Memorial at Bass Hill Public School

This year marks 100 years since the end of World War I and to mark this special occasion Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP is providing funding to install new and upgrade existing World War I memorials in our local area. Mr Clare today announced $8,000 in funding... read more...


24 men Bankstown forgot

Federation Chamber, Parliament of Australia   Wednesday, 24 September 2018    ******** CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY **********   1.  George Butcher 2. Lawler Sutton Byrne 3. Alfred Callaghan 4. Walter James Edward Callaghan 5. Sidney J Currall 6. George Arthur Dale 7.... read more...