LOCAL RELEASES

BRAND COMMUNITY GRANTS PROGRAMME

21 January 2021

Community groups in Brand can now submit expressions submissions of interest for round six of the Stronger Communities Grants Programme.

THE US ELECTION: FREE LECTURE IN ROCKINGHAM

02 December 2020

The 2020 US presidential election has been one of the talked-about global news stories of the year.

STATEMENT ON CLOSURE OF BP’S KWINANA REFINERY

30 October 2020

The closure of BP oil refinery in Kwinana is a devastating blow.

BRAND RESIDENTS TO HEAR FROM EXPERT ON GUT BACTERIA

22 October 2020

The second lecture in the Brand Community Lecture Series will be given on November 5 by the Premier’s Research Fellow, Professor Elaine Holmes.

CHILDCARE FEES CRIPPLING FAMILIES IN ROCKINGHAM AND KWINANA

16 October 2020

The cost of childcare for families in Rockingham and Kwinana is continuing to rise much faster than the national average and well above the rate of inflation, according to the Federal Government’s latest data.

BRAND MISSES OUT AGAIN IN FEDERAL BUDGET

08 October 2020

The Morrison Government continues to ignore the people of Brand, delivering a Federal Budget that falls well short of what is needed to create jobs and boost our local economy.

LEARN ABOUT COVID-19 AT FREE LECTURE IN ROCKINGHAM

17 September 2020

The health effects of COVID-19 will be explained by a world-leading expert during a community lecture in Rockingham this month.

POSTAL SERVICES CUT IN 18 SUBURBS ACROSS BRAND

16 September 2020

Australia Post has slashed postal services to 18 suburbs across the Brand electorate.

FAMILIES IN ROCKINGHAM AND KWINANA PAYING MORE FOR CHILDCARE

21 July 2020

Families in Rockingham and Kwinana have returned to paying high childcare fees, according to the Government’s latest quarterly data.

HOMEBUILDER SCHEME WON’T BENEFIT PEOPLE OF BRAND

05 June 2020

The Federal Government’s new HomeBuilder package will be way out of reach for many homeowners in Rockingham and Kwinana.