As a parent and member of our local community, I take seriously the responsibility we all have as custodians of our environment.
The 2020 Budget includes a further $1.8 billion in funding to help our wildlife recover from the Black Summer bushfires and to protect and enhance our magnificent natural environment.
We are also investing $250 million to modernise our recycling infrastructure, stop more than 600,000 tonnes of waste ending up in landfill, and create a further 10,000 jobs.
Read more about the Budget’s key measures for the environment here.
Locally I am proud to support a number of environmental initiatives including: