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River Walk improves access for City of Ryde

RESIDENTS of Gladesville will now have better access to foreshore parks along the Parramatta River with today’s opening of the $1.79 million Ryde River Walk project. Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack said the Australian Government was delighted to have partnered with state and local government to deliver the project. “The Australian […]

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Deadline for Local Infrastructure Grants Approaches

The Stronger Communities Programme which is delivering $150,000 in grants to ‘not for profit’ groups across Bennelong is set to close on the 20th October, so Member of Bennelong John Alexander MP is urging groups wishing to apply to do so quickly. Grants through the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Programme are available to local organisations to fund […]

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John Alexander Chairs Hearing with RBA Governor

This Friday, the House Economics Committee held their bi yearly hearing with the Reserve Bank Governor, Glenn Stevens. As Chair of the Committee, John Alexander MP led the questioning. The hearing took place in Canberra and examined many important topics, including interest rates, house prices, the recent Fed Reserve decision, and the ongoing state of […]

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John Alexander opens Excelsia College Open Day

Member of Parliament for Bennelong, John Alexander MP, attended the open day of the new Excelsia College in Macquarie Park on the weekend. Macquarie Park in my electorate is Sydney’s fastest growing business district and is home to some of the country’s most innovative and exciting industries. The countries first hydrogen car charging station sits […]

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John Alexander praises Chinese Australian Free Trade Agreement

Member of Parliament for Bennelong, John Alexander, has praised the Chinese Australian Free Trade Agreement which is currently being discussed in Parliament. John spoke of the overwhelming benefit that this agreement will have to the multicultural communities across Bennelong, and the importance of building further bridges between our two nations. John said: “The economic growth […]

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Deputy Prime Minister visits Bennelong Business

Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss visited Bennelong to inspect Astra Zeneca’s manufacturing facilities and also to meet with senior representatives of the pharmaceutical industry. Together with Bennelong MP John Alexander, Mr Truss was given a guided tour by new AZ Country President Paul Spittle and Supply Chain Manager Steve Miladinski of the impressive machinery and […]

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