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Labor Bans Nationals Meeting with Emergency Volunteers

The Nationals WA have expressed concern after the Minister for Emergency Services barred visiting MPs from meeting with local emergency services volunteers in the Pilbara this week. Spokesperson for Emergency Services, Colin de Grussa MLC, said barring elected Members of Parliament from speaking with local volunteers was a gross overreach by the McGowan Government. “It’s a disappointing decision by the...

Nats team to spend three days in the Pilbara as part of Regional Cabinet meeting

Starting Sunday, Leader Mia Davies and the entire Nationals WA team will spend three days in the Pilbara as part of the Party’s Regional Cabinet series.

Redman welcomes inquiry into short-stay accommodation industry

Member for Warren-Blackwood, Terry Redman is pleased the McGowan Government has supported his call for an enquiry into issues affecting short stay accommodation providers. “I have been approached by a number of people in the tourism industry regarding the ‘unequal playing field’ between registered and unregistered short stay accommodation providers, and the use of online booking platforms such as Airbnb,”...

Nationals call for consumers to have right to repair

The Nationals WA have called on the Federal Government to introduce “right to repair” legislation, which would require manufacturers to provide consumers with genuine replacement parts, tools and repair documentation.

Life membership for Nationals stalwart Wendy Duncan

Members and supporters of The Nationals WA gathered in Manjimup over the weekend to convene their annual State Conference.

Australia Post to carry firearms once again after Nats intervention

Firearm owners and dealers across regional WA will once again be able to safely transport firearms via Australia Post from early 2019.

Mandatory lifejackets for rock fishing needed: The Nationals WA

The Nationals WA will seek to make the use of personal flotation devices (PFDs) mandatory in designated dangerous rock fishing areas after a motion was successfully passed at the party’s State Conference in Manjimup.

MacTiernan leaving WA regions in mobile black spot

The Nationals WA have accused Alannah MacTiernan of misleading Parliament after a botched last-minute attempt to address mobile blackspot funding.

Muresk is best for Bushfire Centre of Excellence

Local MP Martin Aldridge has thrown his support behind a push to have the State Government’s new Bushfire Centre of Excellence (BCoE) located at the Muresk Institute near Northam.

Race clubs in Moore must benefit for Love to support TAB sale

MP Shane Love MLA says he will not support the sale of the WA TAB without a demonstrated and preserved benefit for race clubs in Moore.