Standing up for Canberra



A very Canberra couple

I am still getting comments from Canberrans and interstate friends and family on the recent profile on Chris and I in Fairfax. Thanks to everyone who has been in touch, particularly those men and women who have shared their struggle with trying to have children.

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This fortnight in Parliament

The Abbott Government used the last Parliamentary sitting fortnight to rush through a number of pieces of legislation before the end of the financial year.

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Join my team

I am currently looking for a hardworking and dedicated person to join my team as an Electorate Officer based in my Tuggeranong office.

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This Week in Parliament

The Abbott Government’s horror Budget is still dominating Parliamentary debate.

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Online Broadcasting

Over the past few months I have been contacted by dozens of frustrated Canberrans. The reason for their frustration is that despite being in the 21st Century, despite living in Australia’s national capital, they are unable to listen to radio online.

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My first speech in the 44th Parliment

I used the opportunity of my first speech in the 44th parliament to ask the Government to come clean about public service jobs cuts.