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Discounted tickets to Opera House performances

THE BALNAVES Foundation is offering $5 tickets to selected performances at the Sydney Opera House for holders of a Low Income Health Care card.

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State election looming: Time to get in touch with your local candidates

THE upcoming NSW election is fast approaching and it’s time to let your local MP and other candidates know what you want from them, should they be elected.

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CPSA’s 2014 Annual Conference: Salvation Army Congress Hall, 140 Elizabeth St, Sydney

Welfare cuts, abuse and neglect in Australian nursing homes and the desperate need for more palliative care will be the key issues discussed at CPSA’s 2014 Annual Conference, which kicks off tomorrow at 9.30am.

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Triple Zero going out to tender

AUSTRALIA’s highly regarded Triple Zero (000) emergency service is under review.

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Palmer United Party

CLIVE Palmer, leader of the Palmer United Party, made an election commitment to increase the single pension by $150 per fortnight. Before the election, the Palmer United Party (PUP) phoned CPSA to make sure the Association was aware of its pledge and that PUP “had a genuine desire to support our senior citizens”.

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