Media Releases

Read Matt Keogh’s latest media releases, speeches and the latest news.

MP gets his socks off for Diabetes

Last week I called on people with diabetes in the Burt community to “Get Your Socks Off”. There are more than 8,000 people in Burt living with all types of diabetes. I am supporting the latest phase of Diabetes Australia’s 4400 Reasons to End Amputations campaign.

Local Stem Champion Represents WA

Last Wednesday I presented Issabella Bullich a Captain of ‘The Wilder Wolves’ of Cecil Andrews College with a Matt Keogh Good Sport Award. ‘The Wilder Wolves’ are taking part in the First Robotics Competition, an international robotics competition helping students engage productively in STEM and robotics.

Federal Labor meets WA Community Leaders about Immigration

Shayne Neumann MP, Matt Keogh MP Migrant communities, State MPs and immigration advocacy organisations have had their say about the problems with immigration under the Turnbull Government at a listening tour in Perth hosted by Federal Member for Burt Matt Keogh MP.

National Swimming Water Safety Roundtable to Save Lives

Last year 291 people lost their lives in Australian waterways. As a Royal Lifesaving Water Safety Ambassador, the upward trajectory of national drownings must be reversed.

Celebrating 80 Years of Xavier Catholic School

Today the State Member for Armadale, Dr Tony Buti MLA and I joined many of my fellow former students, teachers and parents of St Francis Xavier (now just Xavier) Catholic School for their 80th Anniversary Mass and Morning Tea.

Good Sport Recognised Amidst Redsox Win

On Sunday afternoon I presented the first Matt Keogh Good Sport Award for 2018 to Jaeda Ritchie of the South Thornlie Redsox Tee-ball Club.