THE ACT GREYHOUND RACING INDUSTRY DESERVES A FAIR GO

The ACT greyhound racing industry has served the Canberra community for 37 years providing a well controlled sporting and leisure activity without an animal welfare breach. The industry claims some 400 participants from the ACT and about 50 people depend directly or indirectly on it for their livelihoods, Shadow Minister…

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ACT RECORDS FURTHER DECLINE IN EDUCATION RESULTS IN LATEST PISA

The ACT has recorded another decline in all educational areas assessed in the latest report from the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), says the Shadow Minister for Education and Training, Andrew Wall. The PISA report assesses the skills of 15 year-old students in maths, science and reading. “ACT students…

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PHILLIP OVAL REDEVELOPMENT WELCOMED AS LONG OVERDUE

ACT Shadow Minister for Sport and Recreation, James Milligan MLA, has welcomed the start of work on the redevelopment of Phillip Oval, originally promised in 2008. The redevelopment will provide improved business, coaching and training opportunities, with plans for Phillip Oval to become the headquarters for AFL Canberra and Cricket…

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