Media Releases

Tuesday, 18 July 2017

LABOR CONFIRMS COMMITMENT TO MEDOWIE HIGH SCHOOL

Opposition Leader Luke Foley will today join Shadow Minister for the Hunter Kate Washington in Medowie to confirm Labor’s commitment to build a high school in Medowie, and to call on the government to deliver the much-needed project. 

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Monday, 17 July 2017

TRUE COST OF INCREASED NEWCASTLE LIGHT RAIL BUDGET REVEALED

Secret Berejiklian Government documents reveal, not only the true cost of the Newcastle Light Rail, but that the project has also blown out by millions. 

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Friday, 14 July 2017

BEREJIKLIAN SHAMED ON PLASTIC BAGS BAN – WOOLWORTHS DECISION SHOWS IT MUST BE DONE

The NSW Labor Opposition has slammed the Berejiklian Government for “bringing shame” on NSW by failing to ban single-use plastic bags, in light of the welcome announcement that Woolworths will phase them out over the next 12 months.

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Wednesday, 12 July 2017

NSW LABOR CALLS ON GOVERNMENT TO SHUT SHENHUA DOWN

NSW Labor is calling on the Government to cancel the Shenhua Watermark project, criticising today’s decision to compensate the company $262 million dollars for 51.4 percent of their exploration license which expired in October 2016.

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Sunday, 09 July 2017

MASSIVE WESTERN SYDNEY PETITION TO OUTLAW INCINERATOR THREAT

Thousands of Western Sydney residents are being asked to sign a petition today demanding the Government abandons a $700 million energy from waste incinerator.

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Sunday, 09 July 2017

LABOR COMMITS EXTRA FUNDS FOR REFUGEE CHILDREN TO LEARN ENGLISH

Labor has promised Catholic educators in NSW additional funds to teach English to hundreds of refugee children from Syria and Iraq – after the State Liberal Government broke its promise to support them.

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Wednesday, 05 July 2017

MORE CABINET LEAKS: CONSTANCE MISLEADS PARLIAMENT ON CBD AND SOUTH EAST LIGHT RAIL

Leaked Cabinet documents show that Transport Minister Andrew Constance misled Parliament when he claimed that the CBD and South East Light Rail is “on budget and on time”. 

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Wednesday, 05 July 2017

CABINET LEAKS: BEREJIKLIAN GOVERNMENT MASSIVE ELECTRICITY SHOCK

NSW Labor Leader Luke Foley is calling on the Berejiklian Government to come clean on the effect of increased electricity prices after leaked documents reveal that the bill to keep Sydney trains running has increased by millions.

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Wednesday, 05 July 2017

CABINET LEAKS: WESTERN SYDNEY SLUGGED WITH TOLL WHILE GOVERNMENT SPARES NORTH SHORE

The Berejiklian Government has decided that people in Sydney’s West should be hit with higher and increasing tolls while sparing those living on the North Shore.

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Tuesday, 04 July 2017

CABINET LEAKS: M5 CASHBACK SCHEME LEFT UNFUNDED

The future of the M5 cashback scheme has been put at risk with leaked Berejiklian Cabinet documents revealing that a failure to fully fund the scheme has left it with a $90 million black hole.

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