Media Releases

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

Local Sporting Champions Representing WA on the National and International Stage

Today I had the honour of presenting 2017-18 Burt Local Sporting Champions Grant recipients with their awards at Sutherlands Park in Huntingdale.

Porter Promotion scary for Justice

It’s a sad day for access to justice when the person who cut the legal aid funding during his time as WA’s Attorney General and Treasurer has now been picked to be the Federal Attorney General.

MPs roll up sleeves to help those in need

Today I joined my local WA Labor colleagues, to roll up our sleeves and lend a hand at Foodbank WA to help package food for those doing it tough.

Night Games soon to be a reality

Today I presented the Gosnells City Football Club with a cheque for $11,698 from the Burt Stronger Communities Program 2017 to upgrade the floodlighting on Padbury reserve.

Inclusion for all at new shipwreck park playground

Children love playgrounds, where they have fun and make friends but we seldom stop to think about how children with a disability get to share in the fun.

Stand up and speak out this white ribbon day

One in three women has experienced physical or sexual violence from someone they know. With 45 women having already died in Australia, this year from domestic violence and countless others being seriously injured both physically and mentally, we must stand up and stop men’s violence against women in our community.