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Media Release: Appointment as Shadow Assistant Minister for Families and Communities

2.30pm | August 21, 2018

t’s an honour to be appointed as the Shadow Assistant Minister for Families and Communities. I am excited to be taking up Labor’s fight in this portfolio with my friend and colleague Linda Burney. I thank Bill Shorten for this opportunity.

Meeting with Linda from Bangalow Koalas

4.00pm | July 22, 2018

Linda established Bangalow Koalas and is working with landholders around Bangalow to plant koala habitat. She’s an amazing example of the power of community action to support conservation on private land.

Senator McAllister visits NSW North Coast to Discuss Forest Conservation and Koala Habitat Preservation

12.30pm | July 20, 2018

In northern NSW koala populations are in decline. At the same time, both state and federal Liberal governments seek to water down laws that protect native animals and their habitats.

Grandmothers against Detention of Refugee Children

11.00am | July 03, 2018

Today I met with Grandmothers against Detention of Refugee Children. The Coalition Government has shown no interest in finding resettlement options for children in detention.

Superannuation at NSW Labor Conference 2018

4.30pm | July 01, 2018

Today I moved at the NSW Labor annual conference that the next Labor Government take concrete and specific actions to improve women’s economic security in retirement.

Labor will never privatise the ABC

4.30pm | June 18, 2018

Labor will never privatise the ABC. 

Budget 2018: The Difference Between Labor and the Coalition Couldn't be Clearer

4.30pm | May 11, 2018

The Coalition’s budget is fundamentally unfair and will make working and middle class Australians pay for tax cuts to the big end of town.

Future of Work Public Forum

8.30pm | May 03, 2018

It was a fantastic night at the Future of Work forum, discussing the many challenges facing Australian workers.

Early Childhood Educators Walk Off

5.00pm | March 27, 2018

Today early childhood educators all across the country walked off the job to demand equal pay.

International Women's Day 2018

12.30pm | March 08, 2018

Let’s use today to reaffirm our commitment to ending gender inequality.