IT WAS my pleasure to host Federal Labor Opposition Leader Anthony Albanese and Richmond MP Justine Elliot during their recent visit to the Rural Fire Service’s Fire Control Centre in Casino and to Nimbin.
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As NSW enters what is predicted to be one of the worst fire seasons on record, Labor has asked the NSW Auditor-General to urgently investigate whether the Liberals and Nationals have given our fire-fighters the resources they need.
After denying that her government has cut frontline firefighter funding, the Premier must now come clean and admit to the successive cuts and funding shortfalls that plague the emergency services sector in New South Wales.
STATE Member for Lismore Janelle Saffin has condemned the lack of a doctor on duty at Tenterfield District Hospital over the last weekend in October as totally unacceptable in this day and age.
A COMMUNITY Recovery Fund is needed to allow devastated communities rebuild from the Long Gully Road and Busbys Flat Road bushfires, according to State Member for Lismore Janelle Saffin.
LISMORE MP Janelle Saffin has given heartfelt thanks to firefighters battling to contain the Long Gully Road bushfire between Drake and Tabulam, and to crews who risked their lives to save Tenterfield during the Mount Mackenzie Road fire last Friday.
THE Berejiklian-Barilaro Government must ensure that the NSW Police Force has the resources to deal with the growing mental health crisis and hold a long overdue public inquiry into the Mental Health Act.
The Berejiklian-Barilaro Government is lagging behind public opinion and the rest of Australia by voting down Labor’s Bill to ban single-use plastic bags.
THIS year marks 40 years since the historic rainforest logging blockades and protest action at Terania Creek which led to the creation of the World Heritage-listed Nightcap National Park.
No desire for a water mining industry on Northern Rivers: Saffin