$2.5 M for Australian Paper

$2.5 M for Australian Paper

Member for McMillan Russell Broadbent has announced that Australian Paper in Maryvale will receive $2.5 M in funding as part of the Latrobe Valley Local Jobs and Infrastructure Package. “The money is being delivered under the Community Development Grants...

The closure of Hazelwood – March 27, 2017

Mr BROADBENT (McMillan) (18:50):  I am the member for McMillan and I represent the workers in the Latrobe Valley. Why is it that we rejoice at a birth and grieve at a funeral? It is because we are not the person involved. Mark Twain, 1835-1910. Today, it is not a...
Praise for asbestos campaigner

Praise for asbestos campaigner

Member for McMillan Russell Broadbent said CEO and Secretary of Gippsland Asbestos Related Disease Support (GARDS), Vicki Hamilton, had played an important role in helping to secure millions of dollars of extra federal funding for asbestos eradication. “Vicki has been...

Greens threaten Valley jobs, March 16, 2016

Mr BROADBENT (McMillan) (13:41):  My friend the member for Gippsland and transport minister, Darren Chester, has a great saying, and it is so true. He says, ‘For all their platitudes, their chest puffing and their moralising, the Greens have never created one...