Go to Login Page Terms and Conditions. To ensure the speediest handling of messages, please select the correct address. Tania Mihailuk became the first woman to represent Bankstown when she was first elected at the 2011 election. It includes the Bankstown CBD and extends north and west to include the suburbs of Potts Hill, Yagoona, Sefton, Birrong, Chester Hill, Bass Hill and parts of Villawood and Georges Hall. Antony Green is the ABC's chief election analyst. Now she has a 'platform', Pucovski, Green lead newcomers in Australian Test squad for India series, Tania Mihailuk third victory in safe Labor seat. McGirr was one of three brothers from Parkes in the state's west who served in the NSW Parliament, his brother Greg representing Yass, Cootamundra and finally Sydney 1913-25, and Pat representing Macquarie 1917-20. Tania has been a lifelong resident in Bankstown and continues to live in the Bankstown community with her husband Alex and three young children. Zakhia has lived in the local area since 1988 and attended Benilde College before going on to study Building Construction Management. Corporate Golf . Tania is also a member of the parliamentary ICAC Committee, having previous been a member of the Legislation Review Committee, Transport and Infrastructure Committee, and the Select Committee on the Motor Vehicle Repair Industry. To ensure the speediest handling of messages, please select the correct address. Email: bankstown@parliament.nsw.gov.auPhone: (02) 9708 3838Facebook: TaniaMihailukMpTwitter: @TaniaMihailukMP, Meeting Disclosures She served on Bankstown Council 2004-12 and was elected Mayor by the Council in 2006. Rooney has a Masters degree in History and a Diploma of Education from the University of Sydney. Membership Portal It has historically been one of the safest Labor seats in New South Wales. Labor recorded two-party preferred majorities in all 22 polling places used in 2015, results ranging from 53.3% at Bass High School in Bass Hill to 72.1% at Bankstown North Public School. Bankstown's first member was James McGirr, who served as Premier 1947-1952 in succession to William McKell. It has the fourth highest proportion born in the Middle East (10.7%), the third highest born in South-East Asia (14.3%), the fourth highest proportion of residents not fluent in English (15.2%) and the sixth highest proportion who use a language other than English at home (65.5%). At the time it was a semi-rural seat on the edge of the metropolitan area, but the district's farms were to disappear beneath Sydney's post-war suburban growth. Shadow Minister for Planning, Housing, and Family and Community Services. Authorised by Bob Nanva, Australian Labor Party (NSW Branch), Sydney. He is a keen bushwalker and long term supporter of The Greens. Here are those that claim to be COVID-free, How Lila completed Years 10, 11 and 12 in just 19 months after multiple family tragedies, Terry bought a WWII bunker as part of a property. Member for Bankstown Member of the Australian Labor Party. Tania was elected to Parliament as the State Member for Bankstown in 2011 and is committed to ensuring that Bankstown receives a fair share of resources at the State level, including upgraded road and rail infrastructure, more frequent, reliable and accessible public transport services, and improved access to critical services such as quality healthcare, education and housing. 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McGirr was originally elected for Cootamundra in 1922, moved to Cumberland in 1925, Bankstown in 1927 before moving to the new seat of Liverpool for his last term 1950-52. What's On . Please enable scripts and reload this page. Important Documents. A glorious and well groomed Championship Golf course year-round . He has worked in education for more than 25 years, primarily with socio-economically disadvantaged students in Sydney's south-west. Find out all the current deals on golf, food and social events. https://www.elections.nsw.gov.au/District-profiles/Bankstown, Qualifications, Occupations and Interests, Parliamentary Secretaries in the Assembly, NSW Legislative Assembly Practice, Procedure and Privilege, Ms Mihailuk's questions published in the Question & Answer Paper, Ms Mihailuk's Notices of Motion given in Parliament, Member, Committee on the Independent Commission Against Corruption, Member, Joint Select Committee on the Anti-Discrimination Amendment (Religious Freedoms and Equality) Bill 2020, Shadow Minister for Family and Community Services, Shadow Minister for Volunteering and Youth, Member, Legislative Assembly Committee on Transport and Infrastructure, Member, Select Committee on the Motor Vehicle Repair Industry. She has since worked in marketing, public policy, human rights, Industrial Relations and the construction and infrastructure industry. - - Current Positions. Privacy Policy It is currently represented by Tania Mihailuk. To make a comment or suggest a change to the election site, please contact us. It has the third highest proportion of residents aged over 15 with no qualifications (51.4%) and the highest proportion of public housing dwellings (11.3%). Area. 2019 State election results 2015 State election results 2011 State election results. VIEW MORE. Each member of the Legislative Assembly has a profile page that gives more information about their electorate, their parliamentary career and how to contact them. Member for Bankstown ; Australian Labor Party member ; In her capacity as Member for … Reportable Donations Planning, Housing and Family and Community Services. - It covers 27.2 square kilometres. A: Ms Tania Mihailuk, MP Ground Floor 9A Greenfield Parade BANKSTOWN NSW 2200: P (02) 9708 3838: F (02) 9708 3960: E: bankstown@parliament.nsw.gov.au: Parliamentary Activity. Tania Mihailuk (Labor) since 2011. Membership No. Note: changed by 2013 redistribution. Inner metropolitan, residential suburban and industrial. - For all information on electoral enrolment, when and how to vote, visit the NSW Electoral Commission. Contains parts of former electoral districts of Bankstown, Auburn, East Hills and Fairfield. Contact Details. The electorate of Bankstown lies within the Bankstown City Council area in Sydney's south-west. A unique opportunity to meet with your clients and guests in a relaxed atmosphere . AEST = Australian Eastern Standard Time which is 10 hours ahead of GMT (Greenwich Mean Time). 27.23 square kilometres. Zakhia was the Liberal candidate for this seat at the 2015 election. Contributions up to the ATO tax limit are tax-deductible. It has the state's third highest proportion of low-income families (9.2% less than $500 per week), the fourth highest rate of unemployment (10.1%) and the fourth lowest rate of female participation in the workforce (43.1%). Contact You can view your local member’s profile by following the ‘Members’ link in the blue bar at the top of the Parliament’s home page or by selecting ‘Members’ on the green bar for the Legislative Assembly. Mayor and Councillors The new City of Canterbury Bankstown was​ proclaimed by the NSW Government on 12 May 2016, replacing the former Bankstown and Canterbury Councils, becoming the largest Council in NSW, by population, with more than 361,000 residents. Bankstown's first member was James McGirr, who served as Premier 1947-1952 in succession to William McKell. Mihailuk won Bankstown at the 2011 NSW election in the face of the huge swing that defeated the Keneally government. This service may include material from Agence France-Presse (AFP), APTN, Reuters, AAP, CNN and the BBC World Service which is copyright and cannot be reproduced. Bankstown is another of Sydney's high migrant population electorates. Members. Coloured tab indicates seat won by a party forming government. Election results. He has a career in building and construction and has represented Bankstown Ward on Canterbury-Bankstown council since 2017. She was appointed to the opposition frontbench after the 2015 election as Shadow Minister for Family and Community Services, gaining the important Planning and Housing portfolios in November 2018 when Michael Daley became leader. Membership . You may be trying to access this site from a secured browser on the server. Password Stay logged in Forgotten your password? Follow our live coverage of the US election aftermath. VIEW MORE. (Map). Tania has previously served as the NSW Opposition’s Shadow Minister for Planning, Housing and Family and Community Services. It has the state's third lowest proportion of Christians (38.3%), the second highest proportion of Islamic religion (27.0%) and the third highest proportion of Buddhists (9.8%). Graduating from Macquarie University with a Bachelor of Economics and later a Bachelor of Law, Tania has worked in the areas of marketing, public policy, human rights, Industrial Relations and the construction and infrastructure industry.Since being elected to Bankstown City Council in 2004, and in her former capacity as Mayor of Bankstown City Council, Tania had the privilege to come to know and work with the many community, cultural, sporting groups and associations, service clubs, registered clubs and businesses in Bankstown. Bankstown is an electoral district of the Legislative Assembly in the Australian state of New South Wales in Sydney's West. New boundaries apply from the 2015 NSW State election. Mihailuk completed a Bachelor of Economics at Macquarie University, and later went on to complete a Bachelor of Law. Bankstown Electorate Office. Bankstown has been won by Labor at every election since its creation. Bankstown was first contested at the 1927 election. Localities Tania was elected to Parliament as the State Member for Bankstown in 2011 and is committed to ensuring that Bankstown receives a fair share of resources at the State level, including upgraded road and rail infrastructure, more frequent, reliable and accessible public transport services, and improved access to critical services such as quality healthcare, education and housing. He's put it to good use, Marise Payne criticises China's disqualification of Hong Kong pro-democracy politicians, 'I pity you': Rape survivor confronts attacker in SA court, Cash accused of posting 'demeaning' messages about Liberal staffer on WhatsApp group, Postcode data reveals areas taking hardest financial hit from pandemic, Grace Tame fought for the right to speak out about her sexual abuse. … -