Labor election commitments: Health

TweetHealth has always been a priority for ACT Labor and we are continuing to invest. In the last week, ACT Labor has made a number of election commitments including: A $650 million investment in Canberra Hospital A Surgical Procedures, Interventional Radiology and Emergency Centre with a new emergency department and increased operating theatres (with separate emergency and elective […]

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“One of those days”

TweetThere’s a point when you’ve been going for 4 hours, it’s pouring down rain, you’re using your campaign clipboard for cover, and you’re still soaking wet that you realise it’s probably time to stop doorknocking – for today at least. This was a few hours after I literally dropped my bundle: somehow I managed to […]

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How to pronounce Cheyne

TweetOne of the most common questions I get asked is how to pronounce my surname “Cheyne” – and what its origin is. I’ve heard all sorts of attempts in my life so here’s a quick post to clear it up! My family pronounces it “Chain”. It’s the simplest, and that’s what I use. Other common […]

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Who is Tara Cheyne?

TweetI moved to Canberra on Thursday, 17 January, 2008. I still have the plane ticket. I’d moved around Queensland throughout my childhood and never really had an answer when people asked me where my ‘home town’ was. But once I moved to Belconnen, I knew I’d found my home town. Quite simply: I live here […]

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What can I find on this website?

TweetThanks for taking a look around my website Tara Cheyne – Labor for Ginninderra. I’m looking forward to sharing a bit about me and the campaign in the lead up to the election. Want to get in touch? E-mail me here. Another quick way to share your views is by taking my community survey. If you’re […]

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