Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Local Media Releases

Happy 100th Birthday Ben

  Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, attended a very special morning tea at the Abel Tasman Village in Chester Hill today to congratulate Mr Ben Kruize who turns 100 on the 28th of March. Mr Kruize was raised in the Netherlands where his parents had a bakery.... read more...


Bankstown City Netball Association install much needed seating

  Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP provided $7,500 in funding for the Bankstown City Netball Association for five two-tier grandstands and seven new benches at Deverall Park. This provides much needed seats for the mums and dads, and grandmothers and grandfathers... read more...


Clare highlights extraordinary local community groups

   Federal MP for Blaxland Jason Clare brought Shadow Minister for Families and Social Services Jenny Macklin to Bankstown to meet with local community groups and hear first-hand about the challenges facing our community.  Mr Clare and Ms Macklin met with 20 community... read more...


Jason Clare helps local men suit up to find work

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP today visited Metro Assist's Dress for Work store based in Bankstown to donate a suit for men in the community who are experiencing financial hardship. Dress for Work is a free service that provides professional business attire and... read more...


NDIS funding cuts hurt local families

Local kids with a disability have had their funding cut by up to 70% in the last month. Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP has been campaigning against these funding cuts and today met with local families to hear how they are being affected. The meeting was also... read more...


Jason Clare raises money for Bankstown Hospital School

Federal Member for Blaxland, the Hon Jason Clare MP has raised $2,800 for the Bankstown Hospital School to buy new equipment for the school’s outdoor learning area. Kids at Bankstown Hospital who are too sick to go to school are able to attend classes, or receive tutoring at... read more...


CLAN says thank you to Royal Commissioners

After 5 years, 1,200 witness accounts and more than 8,000 private sessions with survivors, the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse delivered its final report on 15 December 2017. Today Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP and fellow... read more...


Bankstown Sports Athletics Club receives new camera equipment

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP has provided funding to the Bankstown Sports Athletics Club to purchase equipment to expand their broadcasting services. This includes 3 cameras, computer equipment, live streaming and graphics software, cabling and converters. The... read more...


Happy 100th Birthday Mavis

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, visited Weeroona Village in Bass Hill today to congratulate Mrs Mavis Isabelle Scobie who turns 100 on the 7th of February. Mrs Scobie will be celebrating this remarkable occasion with five generations of her family at the Bass... read more...


Malcolm Turnbull Cuts $20 Million From Local Schools

Malcolm Turnbull is cutting $20 million from our local schools to pay for his $65 billion big business tax cut. Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare said: “This cut will hurt our local kids going back to school and make it harder for them to get the education they... read more...