Federal Member for Kingston

Shadow Minister for Early Childhood Education and Development

Shadow Minister for Youth

Fighting For Us


Tax Reform

I see this motion as an opportunity to debunk some of the myths put by the other side to our being a significant reforming government when it comes to tax. Our government has been working very hard to reform the tax system. In fact, many of the reforms that we have made have directly benefited people in my electorate, and they have particularly benefited low-income earners pdfRead More.

Southern Carer Support Centre

I went to a great event in my electorate on 28 February. It was the opening of the Southern Carers Support Centre. This was a very special occasion. We know that there are so many carers out there, 2.6 million, who put others' needs before their own pdfRead More.

Local Member Secures Continued Funding for Small Business Advisory Service in the South

 Federal Member for Kingston Amanda Rishworth MP is delighted that small business operators in the South will continue to be able to access low cost business coaching and mentoring services through the Southern Success Business Enterprise Centre over the next two years pdfRead More.

Mr Abbott Needs To Come Clean About His Plan To Increase The Cost Of Living For Local Families, Pensioners and Businesses in the South of Adelaide

 With cost of living at the forefront of people's minds, local MP for Kingston Amanda Rishworth called on Mr Abbott to come clean with the people of Southern Adelaide about the money he plans to rip out of the pockets of local families and pensioners pdfRead More.

Local Schools Take Action to Nurture Mental Wellbeing of Students

 Federal Member for Kingston, Amanda Rishworth MP is thrilled that 20 primary schools around the South have implemented the KidsMatter Primary Initiative, which is a mental health and wellbeing framework proven to make a positive difference to the lives of primary school children across the country pdfRead More.

Community Forum on Crime

Minister for Home Affairs and Justice, Jason Clare and Federal Member for Kingston, Amanda Rishworth today held a roundtable with local neighbourhood watch groups and local residents to discuss crime and anti-social behaviour in the South pdfRead More.

PM Visits Wirreanda High School

 PM: It's a great pleasure to be here at Wirreanda High School as you can see behind me with their banners, with Amanda Rishworth, the Member for Kingston pdfRead More.

Amanda celebrates local volunteers

Late last year it was my absolute pleasure to host the annual Southern Suburbs Volunteer Services awards ceremony. It was an opportunity to recognise 100 local volunteers, who were recognised for going above and beyond what a normal volunteer does. That is a hard one, because volunteers contribute so much in my local area. There are so many people in it. Whether it is providing services to the elderly, helping out at schools and kindergartens or improving the environment in our local area. There are so many. There were 100 local volunteers recognised at two ceremonies pdfRead More.

Federal Member Calls on Coles and Woolworths to Ensure Truthful Labelling of Olive Oil

Federal Member for Kingston Amanda Rishworth MP has launched a petition on Channel 7’s current affairs program Today Tonight calling on retailers to adopt the Australian Standard for Olive and Olive Pomace Oils for all their products, to ensure that when Australian consumers pick up a bottle of extra virgin olive oil at the supermarket that is what they are really getting pdfRead More.

Adjournment Debate- recent announcements in Southern Adelaide

Over the last five years, I have seen this Labor government deliver in my electorate of Kingston. We have seen this Labor government deliver many services on the ground in my local area, services that were desperately needed and indeed many infrastructure projects that have also been desperately needed for many years pdfRead More.


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