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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Local Media Releases

Bankstown Basketball Stadium to receive new seating

Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare today announced $5,000 of funding to provide new seating at the Bankstown Basketball Stadium in Condell Park.  This funding comes from Jason Clare’s Blaxland Stronger Communities Programme. The new seating will replace 30 year old... read more...


The Force of Charity

  Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, has organised a special charity screening of the new Star Wars movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, to raise money for the Bankstown Hospital School within Bankstown-Lidcombe Hospital. Bankstown Hospital School caters to the... read more...


46 students recognised at the 2015 Blaxland Community Service Awards

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP has once again recognised the outstanding efforts of 46 local students at his seventh annual Community Service Awards Ceremony held at Bankstown Sports Club Theatre. The ceremony was attended by over 200 guests including families,... read more...


Life Savers come to Bankstown

Nine sporting fields around Bankstown will receive new lifesaving equipment as part of the 2015 Blaxland Stronger Communities Programme. Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, announced that he and Bankstown City Council would co-fund the $20,000 project that will... read more...


Grants now available to support community volunteers

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, is encouraging eligible not-for-profit organisations to apply for Federal Government Volunteer Grants of up to $5000.  In 2014, 34 local organisations received $130,000 worth of funding for local volunteers. Unfortunately last year... read more...


55 babies welcomed into our community

On the weekend, Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, held his eighth 'Welcoming the Babies' ceremony at Bass Hill Plaza. Mr Clare officially welcomed 55 babies and toddlers at the special event which was attended by more than 200 people. ‘Welcoming the Babies’... read more...


Big Aussie Barbie raises over $750

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, together with the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia raised more than $750 at the Big Aussie Barbie hosted on Saturday at Bass Hill Plaza. "Thank you to everyone who joined us at my own Big Aussie Barbie on Saturday and helped... read more...


NDIS coming to Bankstown in July 2016

Jason Clare, Federal Member for Blaxland today welcomes the announcement that the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is coming to Bankstown in July 2016. “This is great news - The NDIS will ensure that people in Bankstown living with a disability, their families and... read more...


Welcoming the Babies - Register today!

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, is encouraging local families to register for 'Welcoming the Babies 2015'. This year's event will be held on Saturday 26 September at Bass Hill Plaza at centre court from 10am – 12pm. “Welcoming the Babies is a free family event... read more...


Vietnamese Community in Australia gets its funding back

Earlier this year Tony Abbott decided to mark the 40th Anniversary of Vietnamese Settlement in Australia by surprising the Vietnamese Community in Australia (NSW Chapter) with a funding cut. He honoured this special milestone by advising the Vietnamese Community in Australia... read more...