Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Local Media Releases

Labor gives new WSU Bankstown campus $7.2 million boost

  Western Sydney University will get a new world-class Digital Discovery Centre thanks to a $7.2 million commitment from Federal Labor. This election is a choice between Labor’s plan for better universities, or bigger tax loopholes for the top end of town under the Liberals.... read more...


Labor will support people in financial hardship in Blaxland

JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIA SHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENT MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND   SENATOR JENNY MCALLISTER  SHADOW ASSISTANT MINISTER FOR FAMILIES AND COMMUNITIES   SENATOR FOR NEW SOUTH WALES    LABOR WILL SUPPORT PEOPLE... read more...


Kitchen upgrade for the Recreation Sports and Aquatics Club

  Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare on Saturday visited the Recreation Sports and Aquatics Club in Bankstown to inspect the upgrades to the kitchen facilities.   The $8,274 upgrade was jointly funded by Jason Clare’s Stronger Communities Programme and Recreation... read more...


Welcoming the Babies 2019

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP, officially welcomed over 70 babies into our local community at a special ceremony held at Bass Hill Plaza on Saturday. More than 200 people attended the 12th “Welcoming the Babies” event to celebrate new births in our local... read more...


The home of Bankstown Netball gets $350,000 makeover

Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare and Federal Labor Candidate for Banks Chris Gambian joined Canterbury Bankstown Council Mayor Khal Asfour on Friday to announce $350,000 to upgrade the home of netball in Bankstown, Deverall Park.  The money will be used to upgrade... read more...


New Outreach Trailer for Youth Off The Streets

The Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare, today visited Youth Off The Streets’ Bankstown Outreach Program to inspect the fit out of their new trailer. The $6,000 fit out was jointly funded by the Stronger Communities Grants Programme and Youth Off The Streets. Mr Clare said,... read more...


Bass High School P&C receive Volunteer Grant

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP on Thursday visited Bass High School to announce a $3,881 Federal Government Volunteer Grant for the school’s P&C. Mr Clare said: “This money will be used to help the P&C’s volunteers in maintaining their community gardens. “The... read more...


Computer Pals for Seniors receive Volunteer Grant

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP on Thursday visited Computer Pals for Seniors, Bankstown to announce a $1,730 Federal Government Volunteer Grant. Mr Clare said “This money will be used to assist volunteers with travelling costs as well as training costs. “The... read more...


Jason Clare funds boxing room upgrade at PCYC Bankstown

Federal Member for Blaxland, Jason Clare MP today visited PCYC Bankstown to inspect the recent upgrade to the boxing room. The $24,000 upgrade was jointly funded by Jason Clare’s Blaxland Stronger Communities Fund and PCYC Bankstown. Mr Clare said “PCYC Bankstown has been... read more...


Jason Clare funds canteen upgrade at Jensen Park

Last Friday, Federal Member for Blaxland Jason Clare announced $3,500 in funding to the Bankstown City Football Club to upgrade the canteen and clubhouse facilities at the home of football in Bankstown, Jensen Park. The Bankstown City Football Club will use this funding to... read more...