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.

New Opportunities To Study On The Bass Coast

Member for Monash Russell Broadbent said local students could live at home and work locally while also studying a tertiary qualification at a new Regional University Centre to be established on the Bass Coast. Mr Broadbent welcomed the Coalition Government’s...

Toolkit Launched To Help Guide Return Of Community Sport

Sporting clubs are central to many communities in Gippsland and getting back on the fields and courts is awaited with great anticipation throughout the region. Member for Monash Russell Broadbent has welcomed the launch of a toolkit aimed at helping clubs to do that...

$1.8 Billion Boost For Local Councils

Councils in Monash will be supported as part of the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s $1.8 billion boost for road and community projects through local governments across Australia. The investment will support local jobs and businesses and boost local...

National Careers Week 2020: More Critical Than Ever

National Careers Week 2020 runs from 18 – 24 May and is a great opportunity for Australians to consider the benefits of vocational education and training (VET) to launch or future proof their careers and help them come through uncertain times in a strong position....

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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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