Rev Fred Nile commends WorkCover for positive progress 

18 December 2014 WorkCover’s progress on recommended anti-bullying reforms impressive, a parliamentary review found A parliamentary committee that was previously critical of WorkCover NSW’s handling of internal bullying has found the organisation is taking important steps to tackle the issue. In June 2014, the Upper House committee reported that WorkCover, the state regulator of workplace health and safety, had ‘a significant organisational…

MEDIA RELEASE TRAGIC LOSS OF TWO INNOCENT LIVES

The Rev Fred Nile MLC, Leader of the Christian Democratic Party, has expressed his condolences to the families of the two hostages who were killed in the Lindt Café siege, Katrina Dawson (38) and Tori Johnson (34). Mr Johnson, the Manager of the Lindt Café, took brave action to remove the terrorist’s pump action shotgun. The Rev Fred Nile laid flowers this…

SYDNEY CBD FIRST ISLAMIC TERRORIST THREAT

The Rev Fred Nile, leader of the Christian Democratic Party, has inspected the terrorist threat this morning in Martin Place, Sydney, where hostages are being held by at least one armed man. An Islamic flag has been held up, by hostages, in the window of the Lindt Chocolate shop in Martin Place. “This unexpected terrorist threat, as we prepare for Christmas, has…

Rev Fred Nile supports the International Day of People with Disability 

5 December 2014 International Day of People with Disability 3 December 2014 2014 Don’t DIS my ABILITY International Day of People with Disability is celebrated annually in NSW with the Don’t DIS my ABILITY campaign. The Don’t DIS my ABILITY campaign encourages the community to think and act inclusively, in all aspects of life. It supports the aims of the NSW Government…

Rev Fred Nile successfully promotes Aboriginal gas industry  

3 December 2014 NSWALC WELCOMES CHANGES TO GAS PLAN The NSW Aboriginal Land Council (NSWALC) has welcomed changes to the NSW Gas Plan which protect NSWALC’s keen interest in petroleum exploration and preserves NSWALC’s priority to re-apply for licences under the new regulatory framework in the future. A critical amendment to the Bill was moved by the Reverend Fred Nile on Tuesday…

Rev Fred Nile fights to protect Christmas Day 

3 December 2014 Today the Hon. Reverend Nile met with a group of angry Santa’s and other representatives of the ‘Take The Time’ coalition outside Parliament House. The group was raising awareness that retailers at the Market City Shopping Centre in Haymarket were planning to illegally trade on Christmas Day this year. The Reverend Nile said “I support the ‘Take The Time’…

Rev Fred Nile 

27 November 2014 In answer to my question on notice on 22 October 2014: Resources and Energy—NSW VALUER GENERAL’S REPORT Revd Mr Nile to the Minister for Fair Trading representing the Minister for Resources and Energy, and Special Minister of State— Is the Government aware of the 2014 NSW Valuer General’s report titled “Study on the impact of the Coal Seam Gas…

Rev Fred Nile questions over development in Cronulla 

27 November 2014 In answer to my question on notice on 22 October 2014: Local Government—SUTHERLAND SHIRE LOCAL ENVIRONMENT PLAN 2013 Revd Mr Nile to the Minister for Fair Trading representing the Minister for Local Government— In regards to the Sutherland Shire Local Environment Plan 2013: How can the community approve an Local Environment Plan (LEP) with greatly increased heights, when there…

Rev Fred Nile strongly opposes Islamic Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)

25 November 2014 In his question on notice to the NSW Parliament on Thursday 20 November 2014, Mr Nile asked the following: Attorney General, Justice—FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION Revd Mr Nile to the Minister for Ageing, Minister for Disability Services, and Minister for the Illawarra representing the Attorney General, and Minister for Justice— Is the Government aware that an Islamic bookshop in Lakemba…

Rev Fred Nile calls for action against ISIS graffiti 

25 November 2014 In answer to my question on 16 October 2014: ISIS GRAFFITI The Hon. DUNCAN GAY: On 16 October 2014 Reverend the Hon. Fred Nile asked me a question about action the Government is taking to combat violent and fear-inciting graffiti and student support for Islamic State. The Premier has provided the following response: On 22 September 2014 the Premier…