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Compare the pair says Oakeshott | Rob Oakeshott | Independent for Cowper

Independent candidate for Cowper Rob Oakeshott has welcomed another clubhouse promise for Oxley Oval, but warned community groups against getting sucked in to doing the National Party's dirty work.


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Oakeshott applauds funding for oncology unit at Kempsey Hospital | Rob Oakeshott | Independent for Cowper

Independent Candidate for Cowper, Rob Oakeshott, has welcomed the pre-election announcement of funding to build an oncology unit at Kempsey District Hospital.


(Rob at Kempsey District Hospital)

 

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Oakeshott cheers late-scoring win for Port Macquarie hockey | Rob Oakeshott | Independent for Cowper


Independent Candidate for Cowper, Rob Oakeshott, has welcomed nearly one-and-a-half-million dollars in funding for the Port Macquarie Hockey Association that will allow plans for a long overdue clubhouse to advance.

 

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Oakeshott responds on seven key Coffs issues | Rob Oakeshott | Independent for Cowper

Independent candidate for Cowper, Rob Oakeshott — the only candidate to have made meeting with Coffs Harbour Chamber of Commerce a priority — has replied without delay to seven key points the Chamber has raised for all candidates to address.


(Rob at Coffs Jetty Markets yesterday)

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Oakeshott unveils Gladstone Commitment on Climate | Rob Oakeshott | Independent for Cowper

Independent candidate for Cowper, Rob Oakeshott, has outlined a blueprint for dealing with climate change as part of his environmental policy platform announced this afternoon at Gladstone Hub on the Mid North Coast of NSW.


(Rob talking environment at The Gladstone Hub sitting alongside Bob Mumbler, Chairperson of the Dunghutti Elders) 

 

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"Do less" is not a solution says Oakeshott | Rob Oakeshott | Independent for Cowper

Independent candidate for Cowper, Rob Oakeshott, has called on the newly re-elected NSW State Government to act quickly to prevent cutbacks at Eungai Preschool.


(Photo courtesy of Eungai Preschool)

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Oakeshott declares national dementia plan a priority | Rob Oakeshott | Independent for Cowper

Independent candidate for Cowper Rob Oakeshott says, if elected, he will push for a national dementia plan to be a health policy priority for the next parliament. Oakeshott made the comments after being part of a panel on the topic at the RED Conference at Sails Resort Port Macquarie this week.


(Rob & panelists at RED - Regional Experience in practical Dementia Care - Conference)

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Oakeshott gives qualified support for trial of JobActive changes | Rob Oakeshott | Independent for Cowper


Independent candidate for Cowper, Rob Oakeshott, says political competition has led to the Mid North Coast being one of only two sites chosen Australia-wide for a trial of JobActive changes.


[Rob at Nambucca Youthie with Toby Frost and Kas Hirst]

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Oakeshott says overseas donations are a serious threat to Australian politics | Rob Oakeshott I Independent for Cowper


Independent candidate for Cowper, Rob Oakeshott, has repeated calls he made more than five years ago for lax political donation laws to be tightened

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National Party join the shameless “command and control” class | Rob Oakeshott | Independent for Cowper


Independent candidate for Cowper Rob Oakeshott has written to the Australian National Audit Office and the Australian Electoral Commission to seek advice on the new trend of taxpayers' money being controlled by unelected candidates and political parties for shameless political purposes.

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