I remain very concerned about Victoria’s BRI deal with China which provides for a direct pathway for Chinese nationals to work on in Victoria, placing local jobs at risk. Senator attacks state’s China deal, Geelong Advertiser, 15 May 2020.
Amidst the enormous pressure on so many businesses during the Coronavirus pandemic, some good news with Geelong’s largest employer, Cotton On, adding another 300 jobs at its distribution centre at Avalon Airport.
Bendigo volunteer organisations receive funding during National Volunteer Week, Bendigo Advertiser, 19 May 2020
A big for a number of volunteer organisations in the Bendigo electorate.
With foreign interference an increasing issue of concern in our universities and research laboratories, I join calls for a foreign research oversight agency.
Australian links to Chinese virus lab, Geelong Advertiser, 7 May 2020.
My call for a review of CSIRO foreign research programs to protect the national interest – more details at https://sarahhenderson.com.au/transparency-required-on-csiro-foreign-research/ Ban Bat Study in Oz, The Daily Telegraph, 4 May 2020.
US Navy to buy Lara, Geelong Advertiser, 4 May 2020.