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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Trade and Investment

Shadow Minister for Resources and Northern Australia 

Media

Australian Defence Magazine Conference

Address to the Australian Defence Magazine Conference Hyatt Hotel Canberra 16 February, 2011   A BIG YEAR AHEAD   ***CHECK AGAINST DELIVERY*** Last year at the Land Warfare Conference I told the story of a Private I met at Robertson Barracks who had just returned to... read more...


Australian Natural Disasters

CONDOLENCES Australian Natural Disasters SPEECH Thursday, 10 February 2011 Mr Clare (Blaxland) (Minister for Defence Materiel) (12:53 PM) —I too wish to add my sincere condolences to those who have had loved ones ripped from their arms by the terrible events of the last... read more...


Peppertree Café serves up 73 jobs to young people in Bankstown

Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare MP today officially opened the Peppertree Café which was funded through the Australian Government’s Jobs Fund. The newly renovated youth café in Bankstown has created 73 local jobs and 32 work experience positions. “The... read more...


Quickstep Announcement , Bankstown Airport

TRANSCRIPT: Quickstep Announcement , Bankstown Airport DATE: 2 February 2011 Jason Clare: Thanks Phillip, Premier, welcome to Bankstown. The Mayor of Bankstown, Tanya Mihalik, our great member for East Hills, Alan Ashton, Ram Ramkumar from Northrop, Ian Thomas, who’s here... read more...


Joint Press Conference with Minister for Defence Stephen Smith

MINISTER FOR DEFENCE STEPHEN SMITH MP MINISTER FOR DEFENCE MATERIEL JASON CLARE MP   TRANSCRIPT:    JOINT PRESS CONFERENCE WITH MINISTER FOR DEFENCE MATERIEL JASON CLARE, CANBERRA TRANSCRIPTION:       PROOF COPY E & OE DATE:         1 FEBRUARY 2011  TOPICS: ADF support... read more...


A Day Worth Remembering

The Punch, 26/01/2011 What do you think happened on Australia Day?  If you said it’s the day the First Fleet sailed into Sydney Harbour you would be right. But a few other things happened on this day as well.  In 1808 the Rum Rebellion occurred. In 1950 India... read more...


Chinese Association of Western Sydney - Chinese New Year and Australia Day

Chinese Association of Western Sydney Chinese New Year and Australia Day Friday 21 February   Good evening In just over one week, we bid farewell to the year of the Tiger and hello to the year of the Rabbit. The year of the Tiger is supposed to be ferocious and... read more...


2011 ADFA Appointment Ceremony Victoria Barracks

2011 ADFA APPOINTMENT CEREMONY VICTORIA BARRACKS Friday 21 January 2011 Good afternoon, Major General David Morrison, Air Vice Marshal Skidmore, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen.   I want to tell you something today that I suspect you already know. The... read more...


Press Conference at Bruck Textiles Pty Ltd, Wangaratta

Journalist: Can you tell us why you are here today? Jason Clare: I’m here to say hello to the workers that work here at Bruck and thank them for the important work that they do. They make the material that makes the uniforms that you see our soldiers, our sailors and our... read more...


Mum and Dad - Keep Your Receipts!

Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare MP, today reminded parents to keep their receipts when they buy stationery, exercise books, textbooks even printer cartridges as they get their children ready for school. Under the Federal Government’s Education Tax Refund,... read more...