20 Results for author: Melina Rohan

Lane Cove Rotary Fair and the Crows Nest Festival

Across Australia, communities are coming together at fetes and festivals to celebrate the arrival of spring and warmer weather. My electorate is no different, and I particularly want to acknowledge all of those involved in two of our biggest community events, the Lane Cove Rotary Fair and the Crows Nest Festival. Last ... More

North Sydney Expo Shines Again

The North Sydney Senior’s Expo was a great success again this year and it was especially pleasing to have Sir Peter and Lady Lynne Cosgrove (who are perhaps our area’s newest retirees) open the event. In his opening address Sir Peter spoke about senior Australians being one of our most important national treasures ... More

Congratulations to the Hillies !

Congratulations to the Hunters Hill Rugby Club, the ‘Hillies’, who have had an exceptional season having come second in the Suburban Rugby Club Championships with all four of the Senior Men’s grades contesting the Grand Finals. Congratulations also go to the Fourth and Second Grade teams who took out their premiers... More

Sir Peter Cosgrove to speak at North Sydney Seniors Expo

It is with great pleasure that I am able to announce that Sir Peter Cosgrove will officially open the North Sydney Seniors Expo on 10 October 2019. Sir Peter has recently stepped down as Australia’s Governor General after serving in this role since 2014. Sir Peter will be accompanied by Lady Cosgrove and will be ... More

North Sydney Senior’s Expo

I am very pleased to be able to invite residents to my fourth annual North Sydney Seniors Expo at Norths on Abbott Street Cammeray on Thursday 10 October 2019 (between 10:00 am and 2:00 pm). The Expo is a free event specially designed for seniors and brings together over 60 stall holders including health services, key ... More

Minister for Environment Visits Sub Base Platypus

The next stage of Sub Base Platypus is coming close to fruition with more fo the site opening to the public in a few months time. This week I took the new Minister for the Environment, the Hon. Sussan Ley MP, on a tour of the site. In the federal budget our government committed over $10 million for what comes ... More

Thank You North Sydney!

Thank you to the people of North Sydney for putting their faith in me to represent them in federal parliament. The Coalition took a strong plan to the Australian people that focused on helping Australians get on with their lives and fulfil their aspirations. Our plan focused on lower taxes, a stronger economy, more jobs ... More

New school guide offers hundreds of programmes for young innovators

School students in North Sydney will have unprecedented access to more than 250 entrepreneurial, science, digital technology, engineering and mathematics programmes with the release of a new guide. SPI (STEM Programme Index) 2016 is effectively a one-stop catalogue of innovative initiatives provided by business, ... More

ANZAC day events across the North Sydney electorate

A century ago, the focus of the First World War turned to the Western Front. The battles and victories of this era helped define the War, and define early Australia. The soldiers of the Australian Army earned a reputation, which continues to this day, as a professional and formidable fighting force that works hard, ... More

New business portal to help North Sydney businesses

The opportunities for North Sydney businesses to export are continuing to grow, with a third round of tariff cuts under the Japan-Australia Economic Partnership Agreement now in place. This is also combined with recent signed Free Trade Agreements with Korea, Japan and China to form a powerful trifecta, opening doors to ... More