Australian Coat of Arms

Member for Blaxland

Shadow Minister for Regional Services, Territories and Local Government

Shadow Minister for Housing and Homelessness 

Media

Labor invests $900,000 towards upgrades at Sir Joseph Banks High School

Labor will provide $900,000 towards upgrading the Industrial Arts facilities at Sir Joseph Banks High School.  At the election there is a clear choice for voters between Labor’s commitment to invest in public schools, or the Liberals’ $14 billion cuts to public schools.... read more...


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...


Labor's FutureAsia Plan to deepen Asian engagement

TANYA PLIBERSEK MP   DEPUTY LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION   SHADOW MINISTER FOR EDUCATION AND TRAINING   SHADOW MINISTER FOR WOMEN   MEMBER FOR SYDNEY     SENATOR THE HON PENNY WONG  LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION IN THE SENATE  SHADOW MINISTER FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS  LABOR SENATOR FOR... read more...


Labor will boost Australian mines of the future

  A Shorten Labor Government will boost Australia’s potential as a resource powerhouse and battery production superpower by investing $75 million in developing the future mining of resources such as lithium.   We want to ensure Australian mines are powering the commodities... 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...


Labor will deliver on new infrastructure for Townsville

  A Shorten Labor Government will inject a further $244 million into Townsville as part of our major infrastructure commitment to North Queensland.   Labor will invest $100 million to upgrade the Mount Isa to Townsville Rail Line.   Currently, the line does not have... read more...


Northen Australia Development Fund to unlock the economic potential of our great north

BILL SHORTEN MP LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION SHADOW MINISTER FOR INDIGENOUS AFFAIRS AND ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDERS MEMBER FOR MARIBYRNONG   JASON CLARE MP SHADOW MINISTER FOR TRADE AND INVESTMENT SHADOW MINISTER FOR RESOURCES AND NORTHERN AUSTRALIA MEMBER FOR BLAXLAND... read more...