Tuesday, 22 September 2015
They were responding to a suggestion that Tennant Creek have a weather radar 50% funded by the Australian Government National Stronger Regions Fund subject to an eligible organisation contributing the other 50% of the capital funding and then being responsible for the ongoing maintenance.
Monday, 21 September 2015
Member for Lingiari and Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Northern Australia Warren Snowdon has today voiced concerns over the Federal Governments recent appointment of Josh Frydenberg as Minister for Northern Australia.
Friday, 11 September 2015
The Abbott Government has failed to provide sufficient funding for Child Care Centres at Atitjere, Yuelamu and Nyirripi to continue operatio
Tuesday, 01 September 2015
The team from the Army Aboriginal Assistance Programme (AACAP), are doing great work and making a significant and very positive impact at the Titjikala community about 100 kms or so south of Alice Springs. Warren Snowdon said today.
Friday, 21 August 2015
Federal Member for Lingiari Warren Snowdon spoke today at the celebration by the Gurindji people of the struggle for their land that gave rise to the land rights movement. It is the strength, resilience and cultural inheritance of the Gurindji that we celebrate today, Mr Snowdon said. While the symbolism of that spontaneous gesture of
Wednesday, 29 July 2015
Shadow Parliamentary Secretary for Indigenous Affairs and Federal labor spokesperson for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander said the failure of the NT Government to invite either himself or Senator Peris to the National Aboriginal Health Summit commencing tomorrow in Darwin tomorrow was another demonstration of the petty political partisanship of the CLP. “Aboriginal and Torres
Thursday, 25 June 2015
Deputy Chair of the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Indigenous Affairs, Member for Lingiari Warren Snowdon, today welcomed the Committees final report into the harmful use of alcohol in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities.
Wednesday, 24 June 2015
Labor has secured more than $1.1 billion in additional funding for regional roads, which means Northern Territory Local Councils will have access to extra funds through the Roads to Recovery program. In return, Labor will support the Abbott Governments re-introduction of indexation for fuel excise. ,^^^,THE HON WARREN SNOWDON MP SHADOW PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARY FOR INDIGENOUS
Wednesday, 03 June 2015
Federal member for Lingiari Warren Snowdon, speaking in Parliament this week, has paid tribute to the Central Australian Community for the successful AFL Game in Alice Springs last Saturday.
Tuesday, 02 June 2015
Federal Member for Lingiari has cautioned council rate payers in Lingiari to factor in last years Federal Budget when they get their rate notices in the coming months. Measurers passed in Budget 2014-15 to Financial Assistance Grants to Local Councils at 2013-2104 levels for three years will impact this year on rate payers in Lingiari.