Rebekha Sharkie

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Listen, engage, show you care: how Greens and independents took local politics all the way to Canberra
Voters disenchanted with the cynical politics of the main parties were ripe for conversion – they just needed someone to knock on their door and listen

Tory Shepherd

28, May, 2022 @8:00 PM

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Can the Centre Alliance hold? Rebekha Sharkie faces 'betrayal' claims after universities vote
The South Australian MP treads a narrow path amid changing demographics in her seat of Mayo and accusations of Liberal sympathies

Tory Shepherd

10, Oct, 2020 @7:00 PM

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University funding changes: Centre Alliance signals it may back Coalition bill
Rebekha Sharkie softens criticism, seeking more funding for South Australia

Paul Karp

14, Sep, 2020 @2:11 AM

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Can the Centre Alliance hold? Rexit prompts Liberals to eye remaining MPs
Reports point to an active recruitment exercise being spearheaded by the PM’s office following Rex Patrick’s departure

Katharine Murphy Political editor

12, Aug, 2020 @5:30 PM

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Moderate Liberal MPs sign on to crossbench-led climate action group
Parliamentary Friends of Climate Action aims to serve as a safe place for climate policy, away from ‘partisan politics’

Amy Remeikis

09, Oct, 2019 @5:00 PM

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'Mean-spirited': plan to make people with savings wait longer for welfare criticised
Crossbencher Rebekha Sharkie and welfare groups say plan would disproportionately affect older people and discourage saving

Sarah Martin Chief political correspondent

23, Sep, 2019 @10:03 AM

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'No one can assume': who will independents back if there is a hung parliament?
Rebekha Sharkie and Zali Steggall have indicated they will support the Coalition but other election candidates are hedging their bets

Sarah Martin Chief political correspondent

30, Apr, 2019 @10:00 PM

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Political parties' postal vote mailouts spark concerns voters could be misled
Experts question if voters are fully aware they are sending their forms back to the parties

Helen Davidson

16, Apr, 2019 @6:00 PM

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Georgina Downer's giant novelty cheque sparks inquiry into funding program
Liberal candidate for Mayo makes presentation for $127,373 grant which the sitting MP Rebekha Sharkie was not told about

Amy Remeikis

22, Mar, 2019 @4:27 AM

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Call for investigation after Georgina Downer presents cheque to bowling club
MP Rebekha Sharkie sees red after Liberal rival for Mayo is photographed handing over a novelty cheque for a taxpayer-funded grant

Ben Smee

24, Feb, 2019 @4:14 AM

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Electricity prices could rise under Coalition's 'big stick', business warns
New powers to break up companies would decrease investment and increase prices, large industrial energy users say

Paul Karp

28, Jan, 2019 @1:47 AM

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Moves to refer Dutton to high court stall as Wilkie pushes for 'job lot'
Crossbencher insists that three other MPs should be subject to section 44 scrutiny

Paul Karp

29, Nov, 2018 @3:09 AM

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