Media Releases

Thursday, 22 June 2017

LABOR ANNOUNCES MASSIVE APPRENTICE AND TRAINEE JOBS SCHEME

Labor has announced a massive jobs scheme for the State’s apprentices and trainees.

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Thursday, 22 June 2017

BUDGET REPLY: LABOR CALLS FOR A JOINT NSW- FEDERAL WESTERN SYDNEY AIRPORT COORDINATION AUTHORITY

A Foley Labor Government has called for the creation of a joint Commonwealth-New South Wales Western Sydney Airport Co-ordination Authority to coordinate land use and surface infrastructure, essential to the development of the Western Sydney Airport.

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Thursday, 22 June 2017

BUDGET REPLY: LABOR TO KEEP AMBULANCE JOBS HERE IN AUSTRALIA

A Foley Labor Government will require all road ambulances to be restored, assembled, re-built and/or manufactured in Australia. 

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Thursday, 22 June 2017

BUDGET REPLY: LABOR’S PLAN TO RELIEVE OVERCROWDED HOSPITALS

A Foley Labor Government will deliver a one-off Elective Surgery Acceleration Plan to cut waiting times and lists for elective surgery and will set up Nurse Walk-In Centres to relieve the pressure on our overstretched emergency departments, outlined today by Opposition Leader Luke Foley in his Budget Reply speech.

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Thursday, 22 June 2017

BUDGET REPLY: LABOR WILL HAVE UNPRECEDENTED SCHOOL BUILDING PROGRAM

A Foley Labor Government will have an unprecedented school building program which will ensure unused public land goes towards school infrastructure.

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Thursday, 22 June 2017

BUDGET REPLY: LABOR’S PLAN TO BOOST REGIONAL NSW

Labor Leader Luke Foley has today laid out his commitments to regional and rural NSW if elected in 2019, including that 100 per cent of the proceeds of a Snowy Hydro sale will be spent on desperately-needed infrastructure.

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Thursday, 22 June 2017

BUDGET REPLY: LABOR BIDS TO LIST ROYAL NATIONAL PARK FOR WORLD HERITAGE LISTING

A Foley Labor Government will move to list the Royal National Park for World Heritage listing, and ensure it is protected from the ravages of the reckless Berejiklian-Barilaro state government. 

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Thursday, 22 June 2017

BUDGET REPLY: LABOR’S PLAN FOR SECURE AND CLEAN ENERGY

Opposition Leader Luke Foley has used his Budget Reply speech today to call on the Government to immediately tender for 100 megawatts (MW) of storage to be delivered and in place for this coming summer.

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Thursday, 22 June 2017

BUDGET REPLY: FOLEY PUTS WESTERN SYDNEY FIRST WITH METRO PLEDGE

A Foley Labor government would put long-suffering Western Sydney commuters first with a commitment to build a metro line from Parramatta to Sydney's CBD. 

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Thursday, 22 June 2017

BUDGET REPLY: FOLEY TO RE-REGULATE ELECTRICITY MARKET AND BACKS WESTERN SYDNEY METRO

A Foley Labor government would re-regulate the electricity market to help households and businesses struggling to keep up with the rising cost of living under the Berejiklian Government. 

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