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Events

YMCA NSW Youth Parliament Congratulatory Morning Tea

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 16:00
22 Revesby Pl, Revesby NSW 2212

Five young people from Banks have been selected to represent their communities at the YMCA NSW Youth Parliament.

It was great to meet with Tom, Montana and Gabriella last week to discuss the program and what they hope to achieve as Youth Members of Parliament. I am sure they will make a huge impact when they visit NSW Parliament later this year and I wish them all the best.

Bankstown Canterbury Community Transport Graduation Ceremony

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 16:00
28 Queen St Revesby NSW 2212

It was great to visit Bankstown Canterbury Community Transport in Revesby today. Dennis, Jenny and the team do a great job providing much-needed transport right around the area.

Congratulations to the 15 staff members who graduated with their Certificate 3 in Home and Community Care today.

Bankstown Canterbury Community Transport Graduation Ceremony

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 16:00
28 Queen St Revesby NSW 2212

It was great to visit Bankstown Canterbury Community Transport in Revesby today. Dennis, Jenny and the team do a great job providing much-needed transport right around the area.

Congratulations to the 15 staff members who graduated with their Certificate 3 in Home and Community Care today.

St George Christian School's Open Day

Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 16:45
70 Bellevue Parade Hurstville NSW 2220

It was good to address St George Christian School's Open Day. The school asked me to speak on the theme of "service", which was very appropriate given the great work they do in the community.

Community Meeting: Speeding on Kyle Pde

Monday, September 1, 2014 - 10:15
130 Kyle Parade Connells Point NSW 2221

I met with residents of Connells Point who are very concerned about speeding on Kyle Parade.  There have been a number of accidents on Kyle Parade due to speeding traffic, including a very serious incident just a few weeks ago.    I have launched a petition calling for action to be taken on the issue – the road needs to be made safer.

Banks Moon Festival Celebration

Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - 14:00
2 Crofts Ave Hurstville NSW 2210

Over 400 people attended the inaugural Banks Moon Festival Celebration, hosted by the Federal Member for Banks, David Coleman MP, on Saturday.

“The Moon Festival is a very important time of the year for the Chinese community”, Mr Coleman said.

“It was my pleasure to host the Banks Moon Festival Celebration and to join in with the celebrations with so many local residents”.

Banks Veterans' Affairs Ministerial Forum

Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 15:00
58A Penshurst Street, Penshurst NSW 2222

David Coleman MP, Federal Member for Banks, yesterday hosted a forum for local veterans, with the Minister for Veterans’ Affairs, the Hon. Michael Ronaldson.

“Veterans are very important members of our community, and they often face issues that are unique to their circumstances,” Mr Coleman said.

“Because of this, I thought it was really important to have Minister Ronaldson come to Banks to answer any questions that local veterans may have.

Opening of the 2014 Australian Junior Table Tennis Championships

Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 09:30
Cnr. King Georges & Forest Rd, Hurstville NSW 2221

I had the pleasure of officially opening the 2014 Australian Junior Table Tennis Championships in Hurstville. Hundreds of players travelled from right across the country to compete. Congratulations to St George & Sutherland Shire Association for hosting this great, national event.