2023 NSW State Election Panel Discussion
Chinese Australian Forum organised a NSW State Election Panel Discussion and Dinner on Friday 3 March 2023 at King Dynasty Restaurant at Westfield Chatswood prior to the 2023 NSW State Election in March.
Panel Speakers were Scott Farlow MLC, Government Whip in the Legislative Council, Liberal member of the NSW Legislative Council, Daniel Mookhey MLC, Shadow Treasurer, and Shadow Minister for the Gig Economy, Labor member of the NSW Legislative Council and Jenny Leong MP, Member for Newtown, The Greens. The Panel Discussion was chaired by Simon Chan, President of Chinese Australian Forum.
Panel Speakers were asked to discuss their vision for the State of NSW and the issues that were important to them in the election. Issues which were important and relevant at the time include cost of living, inflation, housing affordability, rental crisis, health, education, transport and infrastructure, gambling reform, climate change and the environment. Other issues raised by the audience during question time also include multiculturalism and domestic violence. It was a successful evening with an audience of 120 people who were fully engaged with the discussion and the issues raised.
See below for photos from the event.