Tonight I hosted dinner at Parliament House for a group of talented music students in our community.
Students from Brighton Secondary School volunteered their time earlier this month to support my 2021 Winter Warmer and Fundraiser, where we raise more than $9,000 for the Sophia Naismith Foundation.
These students played lovely music for guests throughout night and it was a pleasure to say thank you by sharing a meal with them.Read more
It was fantastic to visit the Sturt-Marion Thunder soccer club in June. I met the new president of the club Binny Moon, who showed me around the facilities they have available at the club. We spoke about what the club has to offer, and the importance of sport in the community. After COVID-19 has meant we have to adapt how we socialise, this reinforced the critical role sport plays in building a sense of community.
I congratulated the club on receiving $1,900 in the Round 49 Active Club Grants in 2020. This was used to contribute to the upkeep of the club. The Active Club Program runs to help our community sporting clubs with grants up to $3,000 available.Read more