Julie Matheson

Former Subiaco Councillor | Certified Financial Planner | Western Australia Party Convenor

Perth Metro councils support Shire of East Pilbara

@TheNationalsWA have stuck their neck out in support of the community of Newman by refusing to sign off on BHP’s lease extension for a 1,600 bed FIFO camp. This decision … Continue reading

November 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Hold the line against forced council amalgamations

ONE DOWN, TWO TO GO… Forced amalgamations is a jigsaw puzzle with moving pieces.  The NationalsWA have withdrawn support, leaving just a three Liberal member majority holding the line on forced … Continue reading

October 23, 2014 · 1 Comment

Local Govt reform hangs in there by three votes

Yesterday the resolve of the current WA Government to force council amalgamations was tested when David Templeman, Opposition Spokesman on Local Government, moved a motion: “That this house advise the Government … Continue reading

September 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

NationalsWA consider local government reform

Please consider writing to National Party MPs seeking their support for a motion to withdraw support for Premier Colin Barnett’s amalgamation plans. Nationals will use their state conference in Margaret … Continue reading

September 3, 2014 · Leave a comment