State Politics

Labor says Mulgoa Rise school construction must be fast-tracked

School must be built sooner rather than later, Opposition says.

$80 million Construction Hub headed for Kingswood

The State Government will deliver on their pre-election promise for an $80 million Western Sydney Construction Hub, set to be located at the existing TAFE NSW Kingswood campus.

Stuart Ayres celebrates 10 years as Penrith MP

Penrith MP celebrates 10 years in the role

Jordan Springs Public School ready for term three opening

The long anticipated Jordan Springs Public School is completed and ready to open for term three next month. The state-of-the-art facility will enrol up to...

Small businesses to be eligible for $10,000 grant

Thousands of small businesses across NSW struggling to cope with the COVID-19 shutdown will receive grants of up to $10,000.

State Government announces $2.3 billion health boost and economic stimulus

The State Government has announced a major $2.3 billion health boost and economic stimulus package as the Coronavirus outbreak continues to escalate in New South Wales.

Labor refers Penrith MP Stuart Ayres to ICAC

Labor has confirmed it has referred Penrith MP Stuart Ayres to the Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) over a grant to Panthers Leagues Club.

Council “left in the dark” on rail link plans

Councillors raise serious concerns as mystery still surrounds promised rail line.

Promised Service NSW centre could still be three years away

Glenmore Park residents may have to wait another three years before their promised Service NSW centre is open.

Jamison Park upgrade on track, despite question marks over sporting grants

The delivery of major upgrades to Jamison Park won’t be impacted by the scandal surrounding sporting grants in marginal electorates, Penrith City Council says.

Pharmacies warn they’ll go out of business under proposed changes

Pharmacy owners warn they’ll go out of business if planned changes go ahead.

Bridge construction on schedule ahead of road closures next week

Castlereagh Road will be closed next week.

State Government amends controversial road rule

The State Government has dumped a farcical rule that forced drivers to slow down to 40km/h to pass emergency vehicles on freeways, but will stick with the rule on most other roads.

Non-event: Leadership spill called off

Leadership spill won't go ahead.

Tanya Davies in stunning push to dump Premier Gladys Berejiklian

Three rebel MPs will move a motion to remove the Premier.

Ayres hits back: Labor’s asbestos claims just “scare mongering”

An angry Penrith MP Stuart Ayres has labelled Labor's claims over asbestos in schools a "scare campaign" and says any suggestion safety is at risk is "misleading".

$300,000 to flow to local community groups

Penrith MP Stuart Ayres today announced that four local projects have been selected to receive a share of $321,721 through the NSW Government’s My Community Project funding program.

Mulgoa MP Tanya Davies threatens crossbench move over abortion bill

Mulgoa MP Tanya Davies has threatened to throw the State Government into chaos by moving to the crossbench over the ongoing abortion debate.

Construction begins on new childcare centre at Nepean Hospital

An official sod turning ceremony signalled the commencement of construction for a new childcare centre at Nepean Hospital this morning. 

Mulgoa MP Tanya Davies targeted with threatening calls

Two men have been charged over separate alleged threatening phone calls to members of NSW parliament this month. Earlier this month, investigators from Nepean Police...