Raising the BARR- Week ending 30 April 2021

  PLEASE DO GET THE COVID JAB WHEN YOU CAN There are many of us that feel like we are still in limbo since we faced this new COVID threat…

Raising the BARR – Week ending 16 April 2021

Welcome Funding In recent weeks our local area has had much to celebrate in terms of State Government funding invested into important local projects.  As a local MP, working 20…

Greta Community Meeting

I also pay my respects to a former Premier of this State, Mr Nick Greiner. While he is not a political hero of mine, it is important to recognise the…

Rotaract Club of Cessnock

I pay tribute to the Rotaract Club of Cessnock. They are a non-profit, non-religious, apolitical group of young adults who participate in a wide range of social and community service…

Cessnock Relay for Life

I acknowledge the Cessnock Relay for Life event, which was held over the weekend of 12 and 13 October 2013. I was deeply humbled to be the patron. The relay…

Cessnock Electorate Volunteers

I thank and commend the volunteers who work so hard for our communities each and every day, but I question whether our volunteers are becoming a dying breed, and if…

Kurri Kurri Community Events

Kurri Kurri is a significant town in the electorate of Cessnock, and the home of the Giant Kookaburra. Mr Troy Grant: And the Bulldogs. Mr CLAYTON BARR: And the Kurri…