Category: NSW Parliament

‘No Support’ for NSW Minister in Own Party

New South Wales (NSW) Transport Minister David Elliott will quit state politics next year, opting to pull out of a preselection race after his seat was abolished. The transport, veterans and western Sydney minister’s Baulkham Hills seat will be scrapped and renamed to Kellyville at the 2023 March election. Elliott, who announced his retirement on…

New South Wales Parliament Has Become Toxic: Premier

One in five people who work in the state parliament of New South Wales (NSW) have experienced sexual harassment in the last five years, a report into Macquarie Street’s culture has found. Premier Dominic Perrottet has labelled the findings of the independent report into the culture at NSW parliament as “sobering, confronting and completely unacceptable”….

NSW MP Gareth Ward Charged Over Rape, Sexual Assault Claim

New South Wales (NSW) Liberal MP Gareth Ward has been charged by police with the alleged historic sexual abuse of a man and a teenage boy. Ward, the sitting member for Kiama, is alleged to have committed three charges of assault with acts of indecency and one account each of alleged sexual intercourse without consent…