Media Releases

NSW GOVERNMENT WAKES UP TO PFAS CONTAMINATION - JULY 13, 2018

November 18, 2018

“I welcome news of the NSW Government’s new position and can only hope that Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull will listen to people within his own party demanding action.

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KOALA SANCTUARY STAGE ONE COMPLETE - JULY 3, 2018

November 18, 2018

The opening of stage one of the Port Stephens Koala Sanctuary was celebrated today by local wildlife volunteers alongside local MPs Kate Washington and Meryl Swanson.

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SWANSON SUPPORTS COALITION AGAINST PFAS - JULY 3, 2018

November 18, 2018

Paterson MP Meryl Swanson welcomes news that people in PFAS-contaminated areas around Australia have joined forces to pressure the Turnbull Government into action.

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TWO YEARS SPEAKING UP FOR PATERSON - JULY 2, 2018

November 18, 2018

Paterson MP Meryl Swanson tonight celebrates two years as the elected Federal Representative for Paterson.

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AUSTRALIA’S BLUEPRINT FOR REGIONAL SUCCESS  - JULY 2, 2018

November 18, 2018

Paterson MP Meryl Swanson has warned that the Australian Government must take a strategic approach as it works to increase the growth and prosperity of rural and regional Australia.

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LATEST UNEMPLOYMENT DATA DISAPPOINTING - JUNE 19, 2018

November 18, 2018

Unemployment in the Paterson electorate has risen an average of 0.5 percentage points in the last quarter alone, according to the latest Small Area Labour Market results.

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