Conducting a pilot Aboriginal language program in Tempe with the intention of making it available to preschool children across the Inner West. Lazzarini held it until the seat was abolished in 1920. For media enquiries, please contact Kate Walsh on 0421 224 366. Why choose Inner West Council building certifiers? It’s the second time we’ve held the Walk for Respect, and it’s the second time we’ve won the battle against weakening section 18C of Racial Discrimination Act. Adopted joint Aboriginal names for Inner West Council wards. Multi-member constituencies were abolished in 1894 and the district was created, along with Newtown-Camperdown, Newtown-Erskine and Newtown-St Peters to replace the then four member electorate of Newtown. Contact. Clr Julie Passas (PDF 180.7KB). The Marrickville Greens meet the third Monday of the month at Herb Greedy Hall. Tebbutt retained the seat in the 2007 and 2011 state elections, though her majority was successively reduced. Marrickville Public School is a small school with a big sense of community. You can also visit or call the Newtown Electorate Office at: 383 King St, Newtown, NSW 2042 or call Ph: (02) 9517 2800. At the general election in 2003, Refshauge won with a 10.7% two party preferred majority over Greens candidate Colin Hesse. You can view your local member’s profile by following the ‘Members’ link in the blue bar at the top of the Parliament’s home page or by selecting ‘Members’ on the green bar for the Legislative Assembly. Our What's on Council email arrives fortnightly. As a former Mayor of Marrickville, Mum and proud inner-westie, Jo is a strong progressive voice for us. Established an alliance of Sydney councils to create a new metropolitan wide food recycling scheme. At the time of its abolition it also included the suburbs of Camperdown, Darlington, Enmore, Lewisham, Newtown, Petersham, Stanmore and parts of Dulwich Hill and Erskineville as well as the University of Sydney. Established a Survival Memorial program to commemorate the survival of Indigenous people in the Sydney area. Began work to establish a Pride Centre in the Inner West to provide wellbeing and health support programs and services. Crawford was defeated in 1917 by Labor's Carlo Lazzarini, the first member of the NSW parliament with an Italian name. Labor first won the seat in 1910 in the person of Thomas Crawford. We will use this data to improve the content of this page. It had traditionally been an ALP stronghold, but had become less so as the Greens support had been on the rise in recent years. Marrickville was one of the more left-leaning electorates in the Sydney area. Implemented live music infrastructure grants to assist venues to host more gigs. Ms Sophie Cotsis, MP Suites 201 & 202 Level 2 308-312 Beamish Street CAMPSIE NSW 2194 P: (02) 9718 1234. Before the 1999 local government elections, Labor changed Marrickville Council's ward system to create three wards of four councillors each, ensuring Labor won 6 of the 12 seats with 40% of the vote. After being elected 7 times, he stood aside for fellow ALP member Tom Cahill (the son of former premier Joseph Cahill), who held the seat until his death in 1983. Constituency Office Office of Jamie Wallis MP 2 Park Street Bridgend CF31 4AU Parliamentary Office Dr Jamie Wallis MP House of Commons Westminster London SW1 0AA Email:; Contact: 01656 330142 Local Labor Councillor Darcy Byrne has tonight been re-elected as the Mayor of Inner West Council. Won back community control of the Sydenham to Bankstown corridor from the NSW Government. He wants to support local businesses to recover from Covid-19 and advocate for more locally delivered health services. It’s no surprise that the PM is so scared of ever getting into an actual debate with Labor. Cr Byrne will now serve until the end of the first term of the Inner West Council in September 2020. An amendment to the Electoral Funding Act 2018 makes it unlawful for a person to make or accept a political donation in the form of cash over $100.. Brown has a background in commercial finance and has been an MP since 2017. Awarded Sarah Midgley, NSW Co-Convenor of Australian Marriage Equality, the Citizen of the Year Award. 334a Marrickville Rd, Marrickville NSW 2204. Applications are now open. Opened the new Marrickville Library, a stunning example of architectural excellence, housing 85,000 books, a public square, landscaped gardens, children’s playground and public art. Subscribe to the news topics of interest to you. “Two years ago the State Government’s forced amalgamation had badly disrupted basic services, we have turned that around and the Council is now getting things done for the people of the Inner West. We acknowledge that this land area traditionally belonged to the Gadigal and Wangal peoples of the Eora nation. Cooks River. This new category of unlawful political donation is in effect from 1 January 2020. Marrickville was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales. Working to legalise small scale arts and live performance in shopfronts, office blocks and industrial buildings. Marrickville was recreated in 1927 with the reintroduction of single-member electorates. Phone: (02) 9572 5900. ... by which farmers and forestry managers conduct normal agricultural processes or allowable activities by decoupling the Local Land Services Act and the State Environmental Planning and Assessment Act. We acknowledge that this land area traditionally belonged to the Gadigal and Wangal peoples of the Eora nation. Inner West is a uniquely creative community with vibrant and diverse neighbourhoods living side-by-side in harmony. Delivered the $2 million Sydenham Green Skate Park – one of Sydney’s best skating destinations. Enter your postcode, location, MPs name or job title to find the name and contact details of your local MP. Saved Dawn Fraser Pool with a $6 million heritage restoration to be completed in 2020. Clr Vittoria Raciti (PDF 184.2KB) We’ve responded to racist hate speech with a celebration of modern multicultural Australia. Current Positions. “We also want to establish Council as a broker to see the large scale installation of solar on buildings and homes across the Inner West. Employed a LGBTI officer to promote collaboration in the community. To become a Member of Parliament, start by volunteering for a political party so you can gain inside knowledge on how the party runs. Marrickville was an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales. Clr Louise Steer (PDF 182.4KB) Send an Email Local Councillors The contact details for the Greens Councillors on Marrickville Council are on the Council page of this website. Office of Greens MP Jenny Leong If you want to get in touch with Jenny Leong in Parliament or contact the Newtown electorate office you can email or Before you apply to be an MP, you need to meet the basic requirements. Community support services during COVID-19. Monday to Friday (excluding public holidays) from 8:30am to 5pm. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Home. Inner West Council has 15 councillors. Perfect for market research or CRM solution (Customer Relationship Management) integration. Provided $2 million in funding for the synthetic sports surface construction at Tempe Reserve and Leichhardt Oval Number 2. Permanently turned off parking metres after 7:00pm – the first Council in NSW to do so. Now it’s time to accelerate our drive to make the Inner West the best local government in Australia.” Naming of the Little Portugal precinct, in the Petersham central business district. Liberal MPs have recently spoken out against developments in areas such as Drummoyne and Ryde, and the Greater Sydney Commission has said industrial lands in the area should be preserved. Clr Colin Hesse (PDF 180.5KB) “As the capital of independent arts and culture the Inner West is exactly the right place to pilot this. Established an expanded “Good Neighbour” policy to end vexatious noise complaints against pubs, clubs and small bars, requiring mitigation not litigation of complaints. The seat was then held for twenty years by Norm Ryan, who for part of that time was Minister for Public Works and oversaw the building of the Sydney Opera House. mySociety is a not-for-profit social enterprise, based in the UK but working with partners internationally. [4] Despite Tebbutt's profile, she faced significant challenges from Byrne, but ultimately won out - although the Green vote was the highest in Australian history. Nominate a business today! Darcy Byrne was elected as the inaugural Mayor in September 2017, having previously served as Mayor of Leichhardt Council, which along with Ashfield and Marrickville Councils make up the amalgamated entity. Last week we had a reshuffled ministry because Bridget McKenzie had resigned over “sports rorts”. This was one of those weeks when the Senate has estimates committee hearings while the Reps has its normal routine of legislation (what little of it there is) and Question Time. Proposed and delivered a new category of liquor licence for inner west craft breweries making it easier for them to open, operate and grow. Inner West Council has 15 councillors. Inner West is a uniquely creative community with vibrant and diverse neighbourhoods living side-by-side in harmony. Post was not sent - check your email addresses! Leader of the Australian Labor Party, MP for Grayndler, Rabbitohs Life Member. Nominate a business today! While the Liberal Party did not field a candidate, the ALP faced a strong challenger in the Deputy Mayor of Marrickville, Sam Byrne, running as a Greens candidate. [1], The Marrickville electoral district was abolished prior to the 2015 state election, split between two new districts: Newtown and Summer Hill.[2].