Circus support helps local children reach peak performance in Hasluck

Circus support helps local children reach peak performance in Hasluck

The thrill of learning circus skills will be extended to hundreds more local children, including those with special needs, thanks to new Turnbull Government support for the popular Cirquest program.

 Cirquest co-founder and teacher Isobel Lyall said a $5000 Stronger Communities grant announced by Member for Hasluck, Ken Wyatt AM, would make a big difference to the program at Swan View’s Brown Park centre.

New ANZAC map honours rich local military history

New ANZAC map honours rich local military history

The rich ANZAC tradition and vital role of local communities during more than a century of military history is revealed in a map and guide released in time for ANZAC Day 2018.

“We must acknowledge with pride our region’s important role, beginning with the training of the 10th Light Horse Regiment in Guildford and the preparations for Gallipoli,” said Member for Hasluck, Ken Wyatt AM.

Record Medicare bulk billing rate shows a win for patients in Hasluck

Record Medicare bulk billing rate shows a win for patients in Hasluck

Federal Member for Hasluck, Ken Wyatt MP, says that more patients in Hasluck are seeing their doctor without paying a cent, with the bulk-billing rate increasing to a record 85.8 per cent in the first half of the 2017–18 financial year.

This is the highest GP bulk-billing rate on record for the July to December period and it is nearly 4% higher than Labor’s 81.9 per cent, which they achieved when they were last in Government.

Make the switch to new child care and early learning system

Make the switch to new child care and early learning system

Hasluck families are being urged to sign on and start their changeover to the Turnbull Government's new child care and early learning system which kicks off in less than three months.

Federal Member for Hasluck, Ken Wyatt MP,  said with almost 4,000 families in Hasluck set to benefit from the Turnbull Government's new package it was time for them to "make the switch" to the overhauled system starting on 2 July.

KEN WYATT MP SUPPORTING LOCAL HASLUCK BUSINESSES WITH A BAN ON “SYNTHETIC” LOTTERIES

KEN WYATT MP SUPPORTING LOCAL HASLUCK BUSINESSES WITH A BAN ON “SYNTHETIC” LOTTERIES

Hon Ken Wyatt MP, Federal Member for Hasluck has welcomed the Turnbull Government’s initiative to support local businesses in Hasluck by introducing a ban betting on lotteries.

“The Government has formed the view that permitting betting on these services, also known as ‘synthetic’ lotteries in Australia, undermines the long-standing community acceptance of official lottery and keno products.” Mr Wyatt said.

Local Drug Action Team applications open for community groups in Hasluck

Local Drug Action Team applications open for community groups in Hasluck

Federal Member for Hasluck, Ken Wyatt MP, says that applications are now open for the third round of the LDAT program.  The program is designed to bring the community together to develop local plans and activities to prevent and reduce the harm being caused by drugs and alcohol. Expertise in drug and alcohol issues is not a prerequisite to form a LDAT.

WA TO BENEFIT FROM NEW DEFENCE EXPORT STRATEGY

WA TO BENEFIT FROM NEW DEFENCE EXPORT STRATEGY

The Turnbull Government is unlocking a future of more jobs and investment in the defence sector with the release of Australia’s first Defence Export Strategy. The landmark document sets out the policy and strategy to make Australia one of the top ten global defence exporters within the next decade. It is an ambitious, positive plan to boost Australian industry, increase investment and create more jobs for Australian businesses.