Since 2015, my community has endured battle after battle with countless Liberal Government ministers to get answers and help.
This Government has no PFAS-policy.
Blood tests that monitor levels of PFAS in the blood have been ripped away.
Over the phone support services have been cut off.
The Abbott, Turnbull and Morrison Liberal Governments have failed my community. Residents in Williamtown, Salt Ash and Fullerton Cove have been forced to pursue a lengthy battle in court to get compensation for the land and businesses that have lost substantial value as a result of the contamination. This fight continues with the matter to be heard before the court mid-2020 and an outcome not expected until at least December next year.
Read some of the speeches I've delivered in Parliament about PFAS contamination here: