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White Ribbon Ambassador John Alexander renews pledge in Parliament

Bennelong MP and White Ribbon Ambassador John Alexander used White Ribbon Day to renew his pledge to stand up against domestic violence, during a speech in Canberra. In a speech in Parliament house, he pledged: ‘never to commit, condone or remain silent about violence against women.’ He said: “There are lots of statistics that highlight […]

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Bennelong 100 sets off on the right foot

John Alexander’s Bennelong 100km Walk for MND has had a stellar first week, with thousands of dollars raised and dozens of kilometres walked. JA started the walk on Saturday 24th October at his Epping office, and has already walked though North Epping, Marsfield, Macquarie Park, Denistone East, North Ryde, East Ryde, Top Ryde and Gladesville. […]

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John Alexander starts 100km walk for MND

Last Saturday, John Alexander MP started the first leg of his 100km walk around the electorate of Bennelong to raise money for Motor Neurone Disease. There are estimated 1,900 people with Motor Neurone Disease in Australia, each with an estimated life expectancy of only 27 months. Those 27 months will see a steady disintegration of […]

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John Alexander to WALK 100km for MND

From the 24th October, John Alexander MP will be re-donning the sports shoes as he walks 100km around Bennelong to raise money and awareness for Motor Neurone Disease. There are estimated 1,900 people with Motor Neurone Disease in Australia, each with an estimated life expectancy of only 27 months. Those 27 months will see a […]

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Bennelong joins the fight to spray out Graffiti

Ryde Rotary, State MP for Ryde, Victor Dominello MP and Federal MP for Bennelong John Alexander joined forces to take part in “Graffiti Removal Day”, a campaign to remove graffiti from Bennelong on Sunday 18th October. Graffiti costs local businesses, households, NSW Government and Ryde Council millions of dollars each year. Graffiti removal day draws […]

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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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Local Sporting Champion Grants

On Thursday, John Alexander MP, Member for Bennelong recognized and celebrated the efforts of our up and coming local sportspeople by awarding 10 Local Sporting Campion Grants. Mr. Alexander will award these grants to young people from across the region who have shown exceptional promise and dedication to their sport. Each Bennelong Local Sporting Champion […]

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