Last Thursday I presented the Armadale-Kelmscott Lions Club with a cheque for $12,000 from the Burt Stronger Communities Program 2017-18 for a new community Santa Sleigh.
Our school kids have been left high and dry by Malcolm Turnbull cancelling the House of Representatives sitting next week when they were planning to visit.
Today Australia reaffirmed our support for the ideal of a fair go through voicing their overwhelming support for love, equality and fairness by voting ‘Yes’.
Last week I presented Kai Torsvik, one of Burt’s Local Sporting Champions with an Australian flag to take with him to Sofia, Bulgaria to represent Australia at the 2017 World Trampolining Championships.
Today we commemorate the 100th Anniversary of a famous Australian victory, the Battle of Beersheba.
I urge permanent residents who want to become Australian citizens to apply for citizenship.