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.

Broadbent Welcomes Support For Local Newspapers

Two local newspapers, the Warragul Gazette and the Phillip Island and San Remo Advertiser have received funding from the Commonwealth Government through the Regional and Small Publishers Innovation Fund to develop their digital presence. Russell Broadbent, Member for...

Commemorative Medallion And Certificate Available To Monash Second World War Veterans

A special commemorative medallion marking the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War on 15 August is now available to every living Second World War veteran in Monash to say ‘thank you for your service’. Federal Member for Monash, Russell Broadbent, is...

Face Masks Become A Must For Regional Areas

From 11:59pm Sunday 2 August all Victorians must wear a face mask or face covering when leaving home. Member for Monash, Russell Broadbent reminded residents of the importance of wearing a face mask or face coverings when leaving home from midnight on Sunday. “While...

Improving Digital Connectivity Across Monash

Applications for the Australian Government’s $53 million Regional Connectivity Program are now open. Member for Monash, Russell Broadbent welcomed the opening of applications to the program, and encouraged regional development organisations, telecommunications...

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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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