On Tuesday, April 14th the Upper Kiewa Valley Community Association hosted a evening with Federal Member for Indi, Cathy McGowan. She talked about her early family connection with Mt. Beauty and the Kiewa Valley and history in the North East prior to becomming a Member of Parliament. A Question and Answer session followed. A range of questions from the floor were addressed. These included mobile ‘phone coverage, NBN, fuel excise, metadata laws, radio coverage during bushfire emergencies, Anglicare funding cuts and public transport.
Cathy McGowan explained how she addresses these issues as in Independent. She encouraged all community members to contact her in writing or by email so that issues of concern affecting our community can be progressed to the relative ministers and departments in Canberra. Her email address is firstname.lastname@example.org