Why I left the Shooters Party

On Thursday 3 March, I resigned from the Shooters, Fishers and Farmers (SFF) Party. I will now represent Murray as an independent in NSW Parliament.  In late February, Upper House Shooter Party MPs did not...
7 March, 2022
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Secret Narrandera to Tocumwal Rail Report Now Published

After a two year fight, we have finally secured the public release of a regional rail report the National party had kept secret since 2018. CLICK HERE TO ACCESS THE FULL REPORT  In 2017, before...
15 November, 2021
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Where to get vaccinated in Murray region

I know a lot of you are reluctant about having a Covid-19 vaccination. This is understandable. There’s been a lot of scary stories in the media. I’ve had a good look at the research and...
27 August, 2021
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Dalton tests negative for Covid-19, appeals for financial aid for regions

UPDATE: The NSW Government have since announced support for small businesses impacted by lockdowns. It's not enough, but a start. See details here     NSW State Member for Murray Helen Dalton will again appeal...
28 June, 2021
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Goolgowi's Marie Clarke is Woman of the Year

NSW state Murray MP Helen Dalton recognised Goolgowi resident Marie Clarke’s extraordinary work to improve mental health services in her region at an award ceremony on Tuesday.   “Like many country towns, Goolgowi has a...
28 April, 2021
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Have your say on the future of the Deniliquin cattle yards

The future of Deniliquin's iconic Cattle Yards are under threat. Edward River Council recently made the decision to close the Cattle Yards, investing funds in the sheep saleyards instead.  A number of farmers and livestock...
21 April, 2021
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Murrumbidgee aged care residents still waiting for Covid-19 vaccine

Aged care residents across the Murrrumbidgee are still waiting for Covid-19 vaccinations several weeks after they should have been administered to them, according to local doctors.Helen Dalton, state MP for Murray, said she’s received complaints...
9 April, 2021
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NSW Government must address teacher shortage across regional NSW

NSW state Member for Murray Helen Dalton has called on the NSW Government to guarantee it will not reduce incentive packages offered to teachers who work in rural NSW schools.  Mrs Dalton, a former primary...
1 April, 2021
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Dalton urges ICAC to re-open water corruption inquiry

SFF NSW state MP Helen Dalton has written to the state’s corruption waterdog asking them to re-open their inquiry into NSW water mismanagement, after six recent emails revealed state water bureaucrats continue to favour select...
24 December, 2020
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NSW Government votes to keep water ownership secret

The NSW Government voted against a bill to create an online public register listing all corporations, politicians and individuals who own NSW water entitlements on Thursday 24 September.   The Water Management Amendment (Water Rights...
28 September, 2020
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