With missions complete in the Solomon Islands and East Timor and the planned drawdown of forces in Afghanistan Macarthur residents have been encouraged to support our ex-service organisations as well as the troops serving overseas this Christmas.
Macarthur MP Russell Matheson has launched ... ... (12-Nov)
Macarthur MP Russell Matheson has launched the 2013 Volunteer Awards for Macarthur.
The awards which are held each year across Australia recognise the contribution of more than 6 million Australians who volunteer to help others in their community.
Mr Matheson said volunteers played a huge role in ... ... (18-Sep)
Shadow Treasurer, the Hon. Joe Hockey, and Federal Member for Macarthur, Russell Matheson MP, today announced a $53 million investment to upgrade Narellan Road.
“This investment is great news for residents in Macarthur and throughout south-west Sydney,” Mr Matheson said.
“I am delighted to announ... ... (02-Sep)
Macarthur MP Russell Matheson has announced $500,000 toward the Macarthur District Football Association synthetic turf project.
Mr Matheson made the announcement at Lynwood Park this morning with Shadow Minister for Communications and Broadband Malcolm Turnbull.
Mr Matheson said it was a great ple... ... (23-Aug)
Macarthur MP Russell Matheson has paid tribute to Vietnam Veterans across Macarthur today.
Mr Matheson attended the 2013 Vietnam Veterans Day ceremony at Mawson Park in Campbelltown this morning.
He said there were currently more than 500 Vietnam Veterans living in the Macarthur region.
“My fathe... ... (18-Aug)
A Coalition Government will make our streets safer by providing funding for Closed Circuit Television cameras to tackle crime across South-Western Sydney.
The Shadow Minister for Justice, Customs and Border Protection Michael Keenan MP joined Liberal Candidate for Macarthur Russell Matheson MP ... ... (15-Aug)
Athletes from across Macarthur will share in $4000 worth of grants as part of the Australian Sports Commission’s Local Sporting Champions grants program.
Macarthur MP Russell Matheson recommended the athletes to receive $500 each to help with the financial costs associated with representing... ... (14-Aug)
More than $12,000 has been granted to Creative Young people across Macarthur through the 2013 Creative Young Stars program.
Macarthur MP Russell Matheson announced the winners of the grants today, after meeting with his local selection committee last month.
The Creative Young Stars program provid... ... (14-Aug)
Macarthur MP Russell Matheson has announced that a Coalition government will provide $200,000 to the Narellan Jets Junior Rugby League Club for a field and facility upgrade on Milwood Road in Narellan.
Mr Matheson made the announcement on Saturday night at the club’s annual fundraiser at the AH&... ... (12-Aug)
Shadow Minister for Small Business Bruce Billson met with 60 small business people from the Macarthur region in Campbelltown this morning.
Macarthur MP Russell Matheson invited Mr Billson to Macarthur to inform small business owners about the Coalition’s plans to support small business.
&n... ... (06-Aug)