Federal Member for Kingston

Shadow Minister for Early Childhood Education and Development

Shadow Minister for Youth

Fighting For Us


$297,000 for the Sammy D Foundation

The Connect to Re-engage project is one of nine crime prevention projects across South Australia that will receive funding under the Rudd Labor Government's $40 million National Crime Prevention Fund.

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Cash Injection for Our Local Veteran Community

Federal Member for Kingston Amanda Rishworth MP today welcomed confirmation that the local veteran community in the South would benefit from funding under the latest round of Veteran & Community Grants.

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Severe Mental Illness support to flow through partnership services in Southern Adelaide

Local residents with severe and persistent mental illness will benefit from $472.7 million provided to organisations in 48 Medicare Local regions for coordinated and flexibly funded support in the South.

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NBN switches on in McLaren Flat

The Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy Senator Stephen Conroy, and Member for Kingston Amanda Rishworth, today announced that the National Broadband Network is now available in McLaren Flat.

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Labs n' Life Supports Young People in the South

Parliamentary Secretary for Disability and Carers Amanda Rishworth today congratulated students and volunteers of a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to helping young people out of the cycle of disadvantage through working with Labradors.

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The Gillard Labor Government will use up to $451,696 in revenue from the carbon price to assist a manufacturer in the South invest in clean and renewable technologies.

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Australian Jobs Bill 2013

I am very pleased to be speaking on the Australian Jobs Bill 2013, because I believe in actually boosting our manufacturing sector. I am disappointed to hear tonight that the opposition has decided not to support this bill; however, I am not surprised.

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Appropriation Bills Budget Speech

I am pleased to speak on the Appropriations Bill (No. 1) 013-2014 and cognate bills, and in particular the budget that was delivered by the Treasurer a couple of weeks ago. This is an important budget. It is a budget that sets this nation up for the future. What you see in this budget is an important focus on jobs and on making sure that we have an investment in the long term that will promote jobs.

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Constituency Statements Kingston Electorate: Anzac Day

April 25 is an extremely important day in our national calendar as we mark Anzac Day each year. It is a day to recognise the sacrifice of those defending our country and to commemorate those who have made the ultimate sacrifice. Local dawn services are an important feature of the day, giving the community an opportunity to pay their respects in their local communities. I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the local RSLs, who worked hard to put on these local services in my electorate.

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Adjournment: Kingston electorate: Small Business

I would like to speak tonight, importantly, about the 13,500 small businesses in the southern Adelaide region in my electorate. These businesses—small businesses but also micro-businesses—do play an essential part in our local economy and local employment.

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