Opposition Alliance welcomes maintenance initiatives calling for infrastructure upgrades in remote communities

Shadow Minister for Planning, Lands and Heritage Mr Neil Thomson MLC has welcomed the McGowan Labor Government’s major housing maintenance contract with the Ngaanyatjarra Services Aboriginal Corporation (NSAC). “Closing the Gap is important and all parties must work together to address it,” Mr Thomson said. It is understood this major housing contract with NSAC worth…

Government’s haphazard approach to fire season leaves communities at risk

Failures, inaction and missed opportunities in the emergency services portfolio threaten to reduce the number of volunteers available and place communities at increased risk as the southern high threat fire period begins today. Shadow Emergency Services Minister Martin Aldridge said the State Government’s slapdash approach to the impending southern bushfire season had created unnecessary angst…