Pensioner Concession Card reinstated for former part-pensioners

October 21, 2017Former part-pensioners in the South West will have their Pensioner Concession Card (PCC) reinstated from this week. “In reinstating the PCC, the Turnbull Government is ensuring over 590 Forrest former part-pensioners will be able to access those benefits again in the future,” Member for Forrest
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A new vaccine for young South West people

October 19, 2017Member for Forrest Nola Marino said young people in the South West will benefit from the Turnbull Government providing free access to the new Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine from the start of 2018 to protect against more strains of HPV infection. The new Gardasil® 9
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Safety overhauls part of Railway Road’s near future

October 18, 2017– Works to improve safety on key regional road link to go ahead – Upgrades include widening and sealing of shoulders and providing painted line edges – $2.1 million committed to improving Railway Road Upgrades on Western Australia’s Railway Road near Boyanup have been locked
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Affordable access to new treatment for leukaemia and lymphoma

October 18, 2017Member for Forrest Nola Marino said leukaemia and lymphoma patients in the South West will benefit from affordable access to a new medicine, with the Turnbull Government subsidising Ibrutinib. Ibrutinib (sold as Imbruvica®) would normally cost $187,390 on average per course of treatment, putting it
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New tourism campaign to attract youth to the South West

October 16, 2017Tourism Australia has launched a new youth campaign, Aussie News Today, helping to attract more young people to the South West. Aussie News Today will capture humorous and interesting stories about Australia and share them with young people through Tourism Australia’s digital channels. In addition,
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Pensioner Concession Card reinstated for former part-pensioners

Posted: 21 Oct 2017

Former part-pensioners in the South West will have their Pensioner Concession Card (PCC) reinstated from this week. “In reinstating the
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Bunbury Port freight efficiency planning gets federal boost

Posted: 20 Oct 2017

MORE efficient road freight access to Bunbury Port is in the works after the federal government announced it would in-vest
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Crimes Legislation Amendment Bill 2017

Posted: 19 Oct 2017

We need to send a very clear message to offenders and potential offenders that we as a government and we
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