Australian National Flag Day – 3 September

The Federal Member for Aston, the Hon Alan Tudge MP, is encouraging Knox residents to proudly fly the Australian flag on Australian National Flag Day on 3 September 2014. As part of celebrations for Australian National Flag Day, Mr Tudge will be presenting an Australian flag to Waverley Christian College. Flag Day celebrates the first…

Forrest, Indigenous Employment and Closing the Gap

Speech at the Sydney Institute ‘Forrest, Indigenous Employment and Closing the Gap’ Sydney 5 August 2014 ***Check against delivery*** Last Friday, Andrew “Twiggy” Forrest delivered to the Government one of the most ambitious reports in a generation. It outlines a blueprint with the goal of ending the disparity between indigenous and non-indigenous Australians.  It is…

Call for nominations for Aston Community Awards

The Federal Member for Aston, the Hon Alan Tudge MP, is pleased to announce the opening of nominations for Aston Community Awards. The Aston Community Awards celebrate local volunteers, businesses and community groups who give their time, skill and energy to helping others and making the Knox community a better place to live. Mr Tudge…

New Colombo Plan scholarship for Knox student

The Federal Member for Aston, the Hon Alan Tudge MP, today congratulated local resident, Mr Richard Garrett, on receiving one of the first forty scholarships under the Australian Government’s New Colombo Plan. Under the New Colombo Plan, $100 million over five years is being provided to help Australia’s best and brightest undergraduates to live, study…