May 25, 2017
Melissa Price said the Durack community had helped make Australia more cyber secure as the Government today marked the one year anniversary of launching Australia’s Cyber Security Strategy.
“Governments, businesses and individuals all have an important role to ensure Australia’s cyber security,” Ms Price said.
“A... read more »
May 25, 2017
The National Capital Authority’s educational travelling exhibition Brick by Brick: Build Your Own Capital has arrived at its next destination in Western Australia, the Karratha Public Library.
Brick by Brick is a hands-on educational exhibition that includes 30,000 LEGO bricks and construction sheets that allows children... read more »
May 17, 2017
The Federal Government will ensure all Durack children can access 15 hours of preschool a week under a new agreement for early childhood education.
Member for Durack Melissa Price said more than 3000 children in Durack were set to reap the benefits of the additional $428 million in funding announced by the Turnbull Governm... read more »
May 4, 2017
Member for Durack Melissa Price today welcomed the further injection of funding by the Coalition Government to the legal assistance sector as part of the 2017-18 budget.
The Turnbull Government will provide a further $55.7 million over the next three years to community legal centres ($39 million) and Aboriginal and Torres Strait
Islande... read more »
May 1, 2017
Electorate Officer (EOA)
Applications are invited for a vacancy in the Electorate Office of Melissa Price MP. This ongoing position is based in Geraldton, Western Australia. Travel to Canberra may be required. Immediate start is preferred.
High level written and verbal communications skills, a thorough understanding of Australi... read more »
April 27, 2017
Kununurra District High School in the East Kimberley is set to see students receive training in the development of smart devices such as 3D printers as part of a nation-wide digital literacy program run by the Turnbull Government.
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April 21, 2017
Member for Durack Melissa Price said health and medical students in WA will have greater opportunities to live, study and work in rural and regional Australia following the latest round of funding through the Rural Health Multidisciplinary Training (... read more »
April 19, 2017
Thousands of Australians have already cast their votes in the 2017 Australian Fish and Chips Awards as the nation prepares to feast on seafood during Easter.
Member for Durack Melissa Price said the competition was getting fierce.
“It’s been great to see some famous and iconic Australian fish and chip shops getting into the spirit... read more »
April 16, 2017
Member for Durack Melissa Price has welcomed the announcement of a new program that will give consumers greater information on the speeds and experience they can expect from fixed-line broadband services delivered over the National Broadband Network ... read more »
April 15, 2017
Member for Durack Melissa Price said 17,100 small and medium sized businesses in Durack will receive tax cuts so they can grow their company and employ more people as part of the Federal Government’s visionary Enterprise Tax Plan.
“The... read more »
April 13, 2017
Federal Member for Durack Melissa Price encouraged local businesses to help a young person into a job, while also growing their business, thanks to the Federal Government’s $760 million Youth Jobs PaTH program.
“I know there are many l... read more »
April 12, 2017
Member for Durack Melissa Prices says young people living in Durack will have better access to educational opportunities as a result of initiatives driven by Ms Price.
The latest reforms represent a key element of the Federal Government’s re... read more »
April 11, 2017
Member for Durack Melissa Price said the Federal Government is providing free continuous glucose monitoring devices to eligible children and people under the age of 21 years with type 1 diabetes.
This new lifesaving technology will reduce the hassle of the daily finger-prick for people with diabetes who use this new product.
“Thi... read more »
April 10, 2017
Member for Durack Melissa Price said agricultural and food exporters across Durack will enjoy even more benefits from the Japan–Australia Economic Partnership Agreement (JAEPA) from 1 April, with the latest round of tariff cuts taking effect.
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April 8, 2017
Member for Durack Melissa Price is encouraging fish and chip lovers to vote for the best fish and chips in Australia.
Ms Price said she was looking forward to a fish and chips shop in Durack being named the nation’s best in the 2017 Australian Fish and Chip Awards.
“Eating fish and chips is an iconic Australian experience,” ... read more »