Media

07 Jan 2019

Ryan 'Puffing Billy' Park Has No Real Rail Plan

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today celebrated the start of more carriages for the South Coast Line with the doubling of carriages on two key afternoon services to our region.

02 Jan 2019

Pharmacists To Help With Local Vaccination Effort

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today announced that getting vaccinated will be as easy as dropping in to your local chemist shop or pharmacy, under changes made by the NSW Government which commenced on 1st January 2019.

30 Dec 2018

Ward Welcomes Drop In Local Crime Stats

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today commended local Police in both the South Coast Local Area Command and Lake Illawarra Local Area Command for their exceptional work in driving down local crime.

28 Dec 2018

Check Your Barbeques This Summer Season

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today reminded local residents and community groups across our region to check their gas and electrical barbeques and to be proactive when it comes to maintenance during a hot summer.

21 Dec 2018

Stay Safe On Our Roads This Christmas

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP and Member for South Coast Shelley Hancock MP have today said that in the lead-up to the busiest time of year on our roads, local motorists are being urged to re-think their on-road behaviour with Operation Safe Arrival kicking off today.

20 Dec 2018

Surfers Saving Swimmers By Teaching Board Rescue

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP and Member for South Coast Shelley Hancock has today announced that local surfers across our region now have the opportunity for further training by participating in the Surfers Rescue 24/7 program coordinated by Surfing NSW.