Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Speaker, I rise to welcome the funding provided by the State Government to Church@thepeak in my electorate of Oatley.

Church@thepeak is a growing congregation, and meets at Peakhurst South Public School.

As a result of the increasing amount of young families in the area, the Church has recently started a playgroup for parents and toddlers for both church members and those in the broader community in order to promote social interaction amongst families.

Read More

Local Sporting Club Presentation Days

Wednesday, 16 October 2019

September was a month of sporting presentations, starting with the Connells Point Netball Club presentation evening which I attended recently, at which the club celebrated its recent successful season. The evening was held at Club Central Hurstville. The Connells Point Netball Club has been active within the community for over 60 years and has members between the ages of five and 70 years. The club provides its members with the opportunity to compete at all levels of sport, from beginners to professional competitive levels.

Read More

Wheelchair Sports NSW

Wednesday, 16 October 2019

I acknowledge the fantastic work of Wheelchair Sports NSW, which I have had a lot to do with over many years, and commend their ongoing commitment to athletes with a disability.

Wheelchair Sports NSW was established in 1961 and believes that everyone in New South Wales can enjoy the benefits of sport alongside each other and works to enrich the lives of people with a disability through participation in sport.

Wheelchair Sports NSW designs its programs to cater to disabilities such as spinal cord injury, spina bifida, amputation, paraplegia and quadriplegia.

Read More

Penshurst RSL Panthers AFL Team

Tuesday, 15 October 2019

On 1 September I was pleased to attend the Penshurst RSL Panthers Australian Football League grand final.

The Panthers are the oldest established junior club in southern Sydney and have played an important role in developing the talent of local footballers.

The club has teams for boys and girls aged between five and 17 and is managed on a voluntary basis.

It was great to attend the grand final and present the under-14s girls' team with certificates recognising their impressive performance and sportsmanship over the last 12 months.

Read More


Sign up today to be notified of the latest issues locally


Follow Mark On