Labor fails the test on welfare over drug testing trial

It appears that the Labor Party, ACOSS, and health groups who oppose our drug testing trial would rather see the continuation of the same destructive path, than try something new to avoid it.   This week, the two of us announced drug testing trials for new welfare recipients as a way... ... (24-Aug)

Cheaper power bills for community groups in Knox

Federal Member for Aston, the Hon Alan Tudge MP’s election commitment for new solar panels for community groups in Knox is now being delivered. The commitment will enable community groups and sports clubs in Knox to lower their power bills and play their part in reducing Australia’s emission... ... (04-Aug)

Giving back to local volunteers

The Federal Member for Aston, Hon Alan Tudge MP, today announced Federal grants for six local community organisations to support the work of their volunteers. The Volunteer Grants programme provides grants between $1,000 and $5,000 to assist community organisations with their activities in helping ... ... (16-May)

Extending access to Knox preschools

The Federal Member for Aston, Hon Alan Tudge MP, welcomed the Federal Government’s announcement to ensure children in Knox can access an additional 15 hours of preschool per week. The Government will inject $428 million into preschools across the country under our Jobs for Families child care packag... ... (15-May)

Growing small business in Knox

The Federal Member for Aston, Hon Alan Tudge MP welcomed the passage of legislation in Federal Parliament which will cut taxes to over 10,000 small businesses in Knox.   The legislation will cut the company tax rate to 27.5% this financial year for businesses with turnovers up to $10m. All sma... ... (26-Apr)

Growing small business in Knox

Fighting drug use in Knox

The Federal Member for Aston, the Hon Alan Tudge MP, today announced a new Local Drug Action (LDA) Team to tackle the scourge of drugs in Knox. Two-hundred and twenty community organisations will receive Federal funding across Australia for LDA Teams, including the Eastern Access Community Health Ce... ... (26-Apr)

Delivering safer communities in Knox

The Federal Member for Aston, Hon Alan Tudge MP, today delivered funding for new security cameras at Scoresby Village. The funding was a major election commitment and is being delivered as part of the Federal Safer Communities Fund. The new security cameras will complement the recently completed ne... ... (24-Apr)

Knox youths get job ready

The Federal Member for Aston, the Hon Alan Tudge MP welcomed a new opportunity for young, local job-seekers to improve their chances of finding a job with the national Prepare-Trial-Hire (PaTH) programme. The programme is designed to help job-seekers develop basic employability skills (interpersonal... ... (11-Apr)

New Australian Hearing Facility in Knox

The Federal Member for Aston, the Hon Alan Tudge MP, today welcomed a new Australian Hearing service to Boronia. Australian Hearing provides a wide range of services including; assessing hearing, fitting hearing devices, and providing counselling and rehabilitation programs to help individuals with ... ... (27-Mar)

Cashless Debit Card extended following positive independent evaluation

The Hon Christian Porter MPMinister for Social ServicesThe Hon Alan Tudge MPMinister for Human ServicesJOINT MEDIA RELEASEThe Government has agreed to extend the Cashless Debit Card trial sites in Ceduna, South Australia and East Kimberley, Western Australia due to the strong independent evaluation ... ... (14-Mar)

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