Current issues

Budget 2017-18

Budget 2017-18

The McGowan Labor Government’s first State Budget includes a strong investment in Fremantle, with a focus on creating jobs, getting the State’s finances back on track, planning for the future of freight transport, and investing in essential services like health and education. You can read all about the 2017-18 WA Budget here. Creating Jobs and …

The Future of Fremantle

The Future of Fremantle

Empty shops and the general disrepair of Fremantle’s CBD is a major issue people raise with Simone. Fremantle people are passionate about their community and they want to see the port city realise its full potential. Fremantle faces a range of challenges but also has much to look forward to over the short, medium and long …

Freight transport

Freight transport

One of the State Labor Government’s first priorities was to stop the Perth Freight Link, saving our communities and local environment from further destruction. This Government renegotiated contracts and redirected funds to a range of well-planned, alternative transport projects. The incoming Government also stopped the privatisation of Fremantle Port which, combined with the Perth Freight Link, …

Marriage Equality

Marriage Equality

It’s time for marriage equality Fremantle is a proudly progressive and welcoming community. We understand that the time has well and truly come to banish discrimination from our laws and make marriage equality a reality. Simone is incredibly proud to represent a community where over 70% of people voted yes. Simone and Labor never supported …