Get Updates

Devonport Flagstaff Column - 8 September: Election Edition

There’s a stark choice for New Zealanders on September 23 – whether we want our economy to grow for all of us, or see the benefits of hard...


Channel Magazine September 2017: The choice is yours

It’s been my privilege to serve as your local MP and as a strong voice advocating for the issues that matter to the North Shore since 2011. These past three...


Devonport Flagstaff Column - 25 August: Out and About with Maggie

Achieving the goal of a Predator Free New Zealand by 2050 starts in our own backyards. DOC needs to take a leadership role on its own reserve lands which is...


Devonport Flagstaff Column - 11 August: Major education changes end the decile system

The Government’s just announced significant changes to education and is scrapping the old school decile system for a ‘Risk Index’ scheme, with schools funded to help students turn their dreams...


Devonport Flagstaff Column - 26 July: Back on the Beat

The spike in burglaries and break-ins from Hauraki down to Devonport is a concerning issue I’ve been discussing with constituents and police. I’ve now been assured that the North Shore...


Devonport Flagstaff Column - 14 July: Back Where it Belongs

It’s great to see the Auld Mug back down under and the weather couldn’t dampen the celebratory parades to welcome the team and the silverware home. It’s a wonderful achievement...


Channel Magazine July 2017: America’s Cup is once again New Zealand's Cup

Congratulations Emirates Team New Zealand on your relentless pursuit of the Auld Mug, and on your inclusion of our talented North Shore youth in your crew. Giving roles to new...


Devonport Flagstaff Column - 30 June: Elder Abuse Services Overhaul

Preventing elder abuse and providing swift, practical help for older New Zealanders who are abused or neglected is a very troubling issue which is why we are making changes to...


June Messenger

Click here to view the June Messenger pdf  


Devonport Flagstaff Column - 2 June: Budget Developments

I’m proud to be part of a government that cares about families and is taking this country in the right direction including those of us fortunate enough to live in...