It's not every year you celebrate a 90th birthday, and so today Hon David Speirs MP and I hosted our annual 90th Birthday Afternoon Tea for all the wonderful 90 year olds in our community.
Sponsored by local business Patritti Wines and featuring live music from Brighton Secondary School's string quartet, this high tea was the perfect way to celebrate local residents who were born in 1930.Read more
At 11am on 11 November 1918, the guns on the Western Front fell silent. After four years of fighting, World War I had at last come to an end.
Every year on this day, we pause to remember those who served, fought and died in that war and in all conflicts in which our country has been involved.Read more
As part of the State Government's record $1.3 billion capital works program, $51.5 million is being invested into our community.
The schools receiving funding in our area include Brighton Secondary School, Seaview High School, Hamilton Secondary College, Brighton Primary School and Warradale Primary School.Read more
A massive happy birthday to Warradale Primary School which this year turns 60!
The school's birthday committee put on a fantastic celebration today that included an art exhibition, live music and birthday cake.Read more
The coffee at Kushu Café in Warradale lived up to its reputation at this month's community catch up.
I'm pleased to say we also had our largest turnout for a Coffee with Corey event this year.Read more
Happy diamond anniversary, Geoff and Barbara!
Today I visited this lovely couple’s home where they’ve lived ever since getting married 60 years ago.
Holdfast Bay Mayor Amanda Wilson, Local Federal Member Nicolle Flint and I today unveiled a plaque to commemorate the official opening of the redeveloped Brighton Oval.
Home to many local sporting clubs, Brighton Oval is used by hundreds of players, volunteers, life members and local residents who love the grounds.Read more
It was beautiful weather this Saturday morning at Hamilton Park Reserve, Warradale, as we celebrated recent upgrades to the reserve by the State Government and Marion Council.
Strong communities have good public amenities and, as part of the upgrade, the State Government contributed $180,000 to fund fantastic new automatic toilet facilities.Read more
This afternoon I'm at Brighton Lacrosse Club to celebrate the offical opening to see their new clubroom!
On our tour of their stunning new site, one of the club's life members told me that when the old clubrooms were built many decades ago the besser blocks used cost two shillings each!Read more
Brighton Primary School is one of our great local schools with an inclusive atmosphere clear from the moment you step onto the school grounds. School Principal, Ian Filer and 10 impressive young students on from the Student Executive proudly showed me around their school community in a personal tour.Read more