Media Releases

PFAS STORIES HEADED FOR ELITE YOUTH THINK TANK - JAN 29, 2018

November 18, 2018

The harrowing experiences of those affected by the Williamtown PFAS contamination disaster will be top of mind for Medowie’s Jarrod Sansom during next week’s national youth summit in Canberra.

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CENTRELINK COMPLAINTS SKYROCKET AS CALL WAITS CONTINUE - JAN 23, 2018

November 18, 2018

Paterson MP Meryl Swanson has slammed Centrelink’s annual report, which shows that call wait times continued to blow out during the past financial year.

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$500 GRANTS FOR YOUNG SPORTS MEN AND WOMEN - January 22, 2018

November 18, 2018

Paterson MP Meryl Swanson is inviting young sportsmen and women aged between 12 and 18 to apply for grants of up to $500 to help them continue to achieve at the highest level.

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LABOR AND GREENS UNITE FOR WILLIAMTOWN - December 6, 2017

November 18, 2018

Labor, The Greens and minor parties joined forces in the Senate today to send a clear message of support to those affected by PFAS contamination from RAAF Base Williamtown and call the Turnbull Government to account over its serial mismanagement and continued inaction.

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PFAS HEALTH STUDY - November 2, 2017

November 18, 2018

Paterson MP Meryl Swanson has welcomed news that the Turnbull Government will finally act on fears of a cancer cluster in Williamtown and investigate the potential human health impacts associated with PFAS exposure.

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TIME TO PUT AN OFFER ON THE TABLE - Monday, November 20. 2017

November 18, 2018

Member for Paterson Meryl Swanson has slammed the Turnbull Government for abandoning people whose properties have been contaminated with pollution from RAAF Base Williamtown.

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