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TIME TO BITE THE BULLET, High-speed rail at heart of ‘mega-city’ (23rd May, Northern District Times, front page)

A MAGIC bullet to solve Sydney’s growing pains by turning it into a “megacity” stretching from Newcastle to Nowra — all linked by high-speed rail — is set to be the centrepiece of a radical new proposal. Bennelong Liberal MP John Alexander has lifted the lid on likely “strategic decentralisation” recommendations to come out of […]

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Huffington Post OpEd: THREE proposals to address housing affordability

Our Dangerous Housing Crisis Requires A Super Solution http://www.huffingtonpost.com.au/john-alexander/our-dangerous-housing-crisis-requires-a-super-solution/ The difficulty in attaining home ownership for hard working Australians is the greatest policy challenge our society currently faces. In the last forty years Australia has been moving from a country that celebrated the highest rate of home ownership to a country of lords – land […]

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Media Release: OECD agrees with JA’s housing market concerns

OECD agrees with JA’s housing market concerns John Alexander has been warning about the risks to the housing market because of ongoing unbridled investor driven speculation for many years. The latest OECD report on the risks to the Australian housing market reinforces his concerns. Mr Alexander said: “Stabilising investor driven volatility and rampant inflation in […]

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Media Release: Ready to play ball in North Epping

26 February 2017 Ready to play ball in North Epping New multipurpose sports courts officially opened to the community. The new facilities will help cater for more netball players. The Coalition Government invested $50,000 in the project.   Netballers, tennis and soccer players of North Epping celebrated the official opening of two new multipurpose community […]

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Media Release: Record heat didn’t evaporate the enthusiasm for Lunar New Year celebrations at Eastwood Plaza

14 February 2017 John Alexander MP has applauded the way everyone came together and stayed hydrated during record heat at the Lunar New Year’s Grand Celebration Day at Eastwood last Saturday. Mr Alexander said: “I spoke with the St John Ambulance staff and they reported to me that despite the mercury tipping 42 degrees in […]

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