Russell Broadbent MP

Russell has lived in the Monash electorate all of his life. He was born in Koo Wee Rup, and lives in Pakenham with his wife, Bronwyn. They have three adult children.

Russell in Parliament

Russell has played a pivotal role in acquiring drought relief for farmers in Gippsland, securing the mobility payment for people with disabilities and giving assistance to small businesses in the region.

Mobile Black Spot Program Now Open

Member for Monash, Russell Broadbent has welcomed the Australian Government’s continuing commitment to expanding local mobile coverage, with Round 5A of the $380 million Mobile Black Spot Program now open for applications. “This new round of the Mobile Black Spot...

Just As I See It: Our Youth

2020 has been a very difficult time for us all. One group, our youth, have had to endure the loss of key events that has become part of the...

New Grants Open To Preserve Australia’s Heritage

Regional communities will be among the key beneficiaries of a new $5.3 million Morrison Government funding round to protect and preserve Australia’s national and world heritage sites, promote tourism and deliver much needed economic stimulus for COVID impacted...

Just As I See It: The National Disability Insurance Scheme

The NDIS is a great initiative and I wholeheartedly support the scheme. However, when governments of the day introduce a new government...

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Russell has lived in the Monash electorate all of his life. He was born in Koo Wee Rup, and lives in Pakenham with his wife, Bronwyn. They have three adult children.

Russell was first elected to the House of Representatives in 1990 for the seat of Corinella. He narrowly lost the 1993 election, however in 1996 was successful in gaining election to the seat of McMillan.

Russell has played a pivotal role in acquiring drought relief for farmers in Gippsland, securing the mobility payment for people with disabilities and giving assistance to small businesses in the region.

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