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$6 MILLION FOR BENNELONG RESEARCH PROJECTS

Two Bennelong based research projects have secured $3 million each in funding to further their research goals. The successful local small businesses were two of ten successful recipients of a $25 million funding injection from the Morrison Government. Glytherix are developing a new radioimmunotherapy treatment for hard cancer tumours.   Clearbox Systems are developing a sensor […]

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Netball back on court!

Federal Member for Bennelong John Alexander OAM MP was on hand to compete with State Member for Ryde The Hon Victor Dominello to score the first goal of the season. Alas after many years of being the first, this year Mr Alexander conceded the title to Mr Dominello, after a few near miss attempts.  [JA […]

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$1.5 BILLION INFRASTRUCTURE STIMULUS TO DRIVE RECOVERY IN BENNELONG

A new $1.5 billion Australian Government infrastructure package will provide an immediate injection into the economy and bring jobs back online to help stem the impact of COVID-19. John Alexander addresses the national media with Prime Minister Scott Morrison, Premier Gladys Berejiklian and other state and federal MPs Federal Member for Bennelong John Alexander OAM […]

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Stryder drives forward with federal funding assistance

Community transport not-for-profit organisation Stryder received a federal volunteer grant of $5,000 recently to assist in driver training and fuel reimbursements for their volunteers. Federal Member for Bennelong John Alexander OAM MP visited their headquarters at Gladesville to congratulate them and inspect their fleet. “Stryder provide critical transport services for those who are less mobile […]

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Australia’s first pop-up mobile COVID-19 testing station in Bennelong

The Weekly Times 10 June 2020 Australia’s first purpose built mobile COVID-19 testing station road-tested in Macquarie Park Bennelong is the innovation capital of Australia. The latest innovation for locals is a brand-new concept mobile drive through COVID-19 testing station. A coalition of organisations have come together to deliver this brand-new design and way of […]

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$2.45 million federal support for Ryde Council

The Weekly Times 3 June 2020 In response to the COVID-19 economic stresses wrought upon local councils, the Morrison Government has brought forward local government grants budgeted for next year to the current financial year, and have also introduced the new $500 million Local Roads and Community Infrastructure Program. Federal Member for Bennelong John Alexander […]

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Scouts sailing into the future with boatshed renovation

Federal Member for Bennelong John Alexander OAM MP has welcomed the commencement of construction that will deliver the revamp of the Epping Scouts Boatshed facility at Meadowbank, partly funded by a federal government grant. The boatshed will be a state-of-the-art sailing facility, at the service of local young people and families. (L-R) Brent Carolan GM […]

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Office closed, but still open for business

BREAKING: In the interests of safety, I have closed the electorate office for the time being. My staff remain on duty, working remotely. Please contact the office with any issue, we’ll continue to serve you and respond to anything that needs attention. Please maintain social distancing to stop the spread of Coronavirus. We’ll be open […]

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Economic response to the Coronavirus

Absolute latest info, updated regularly: www.Treasury.gov.au/coronavirus Stage Three: Jobkeeper payments: https://treasury.gov.au/coronavirus/jobkeeper Stage Two response: https://cc.coalition.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Coronavirus-2020-Factsheet-Economic-Respose-Mk2.pdf Stage One response: http://johnalexander.net.au/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Corona-Virus-A4-Factsheet_NSW_Bennelong_AlexanderJ.pdf

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