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Top End lockdown a result of Coalition Government’s failures

  The thing we’ve been afraid of is finally here, with a COVID-19 outbreak in Darwin and Palmerston. It’s the first time this has happened in almost 16 months of the coronavirus pandemic. And it’s the first time we’ve been in lockdown since last May. Territorians are doing the right thing and obeying...

The Government must look after our veterans

The experience and treatment of our veterans is something very close to my heart. Veterans’ issues that helped bring me into politics in the first place. Our veterans definitely deserve a much better deal. Veterans’ Wellbeing Centres are a fantastic idea. To have a centre that partners with ESOs and other service...

We must extend our hand to life-saving Afghan interpreters

With the withdrawal of Australian service personnel from Afghanistan, and the end of the international military deployment, we must turn our minds to the many Afghans who worked alongside us. Many Australians served in Afghanistan. Some served in uniform, others have served DFAT, AusAid, NGOs and other groups. These Australians contributed to...