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Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

 

Portfolio Media Releases

Upgrading Roads Across Australia

CATHERINE KING MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT  MEMBER FOR BALLARAT JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, TERRITORIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND UPGRADING... read more...


Help to Buy

ANTHONY ALBANESE MP  LEADER OF THE AUSTRALIAN LABOR PARTY MEMBER FOR GRAYNDLER JIM CHALMERS MPSHADOW TREASURERMEMBER FOR RANKIN JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND HELP TO BUY An Albanese Labor Government will cut the cost of... read more...


Morrison backs Labor's Housing Plan

MORRISON BACKS LABOR’S HOUSING PLAN   After a series of housing experts across the country backed Labor’s Regional First Home Buyer Support Scheme, announced last Friday, it has now won the support of Scott Morrison. In the ultimate third-party endorsement, the government... read more...


Labor's Regional First Home Buyer Support Scheme

ANTHONY ALBANESE MP LEADER OF THE AUSTRALIAN LABOR PARTYMEMBER FOR GRAYNDLERJASON CLARE MPSHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESSSHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND TERRITORIESMEMBER FOR BLAXLANDLABOR’S REGIONAL FIRST HOME BUYER SUPPORT SCHEME... read more...


Government report confirms housing affordability getting worse under Scott Morrison

A Morrison-Joyce Government report has today confirmed that the housing crisis is getting worse under Scott Morrison. The National Housing and Finance Investment Corporation’s State of the Nation report revealed that “affordability for renters and first home buyers... read more...


Labor commits $7.5m toward Sanctuary Point District Library

CATHERINE KING SHADOW MINISTER FOR INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT MEMBER FOR BALLARAT JASON CLARE SHADOW MINISTER FOR REGIONAL SERVICES, TERRITORIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT SHADOW MINISTER FOR HOUSING AND HOMELESSNESS MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND FIONA PHILLIPS... read more...


Dream Team backs Labor’s Affordable Housing Plan

  Labor’s affordable housing policy, the Housing Australia Future Fund, was today backed by a dream team of housing experts. The National Affordable Housing Alliance (NAHA) was formed in late 2020 to focus on increasing the provision of social and affordable housing across... read more...


12 Housing Christmas Gifts from the Morrison-Joyce Government

  As many Australians sit down for Christmas lunch on Saturday, one of the things a lot of people will inevitably talk about is the rising cost of housing in Australia.   Here are 12 facts Scott Morrison doesn’t want you to know: It’s harder to buy a home today than ever... read more...


8/365 - A good cricket score but a sad indictment on a contemptuous Minister for Homelessness

8/365 - A GOOD CRICKET SCORE BUT A SAD INDICTMENT ON A CONTEMPTUOUS MINISTER FOR HOMELESSNESS   Today marks exactly one year (365 days) since Scott Morrison installed Michael Sukkar as Minister for Homelessness.  In one year, this Minister has said the word ‘homelessness’... read more...


Cost of rent through the roof

Renters are paying thousands of dollars more this year to keep a roof over their head, making it harder and harder to get ahead at a time when wages have flatlined.   After almost a decade in Government, housing affordability has only got worse under the Liberal-National... read more...