Tackling homelessness in MCMILLAN

Russell Broadbent MP said today young people at risk of homelessness in McMillan Electorate would receive greater support through increased Government funding. Mr Broadbent said the Turnbull Government had provided up to $1,025,458.56 to Reconnect services in...

The Power of Water Book Launch – Foster Musuem

Russell had the great pleasure of launching Neil Everitt’s history of hydro-electricity generation on the Franklin River north of Toora. Neil’s book, “The Power of Water” traces the history of this amazing accomplishment all those years ago....

THE POWER OF WATER – Book Launch

Russell had the great pleasure of launching Neil Everitt’s hsitory of hydro-electricity generation on the Franklin River north of Toora (South Gippsland). Neil’s book traces the history of this amazing accomplishment all those years ago, involving the...

BIRTH WEIGHTS IN THE LATROBE VALLEY – Thursday March 1 ‘18

Mr BROADBENT (McMillan) (10:02):  I’m not angry very often, but I do get angry when there are attacks on Latrobe Valley people, residents and community when they are without foundation. Doctors for the Environment claimed that 8.5 per cent of babies born in the...

Highest bulk-billing rate on record

New Medicare data shows a record amount of Australian patients are seeing their doctor without paying a cent, with the bulk-billing rate increasing to 85.8 per cent in the first half of the 2017–18 financial year. This is the highest GP bulk-billing rate on record for...