Mackenna Powell

THE NATIONALS CANDIDATE
FOR WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE

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A true local.

About Mackenna

Mackenna is a true daughter of the Riverina. 

Born and raised here, Mackenna chose to also bring up her two daughters in the region to ensure they are raised in a strong community with country values.

Mackenna is an accountant and rural insurance consultant who has always been willing to put in the hard yards to make sure our community benefits.

Focused on common sense solutions to our everyday problems, Mackenna wants to make sure Wagga and the Riverina continue to grow.

Mackenna’s priorities

 

Practical solutions

Mackenna is focused on finding solutions on lowering the cost of living so our communities and families can continue to thrive. 

From her time working with the agricultural industry, Mackenna understands that drought doesn’t just affect farmers and that assistance must also be provided for all contractors and small businesses that operate in the industry.

Focus on everyone

Wagga’s a big centre, but we need to remember the smaller towns that support the city. Mackenna puts our rural communities on an even playing field to our larger centres with upgrading our country roads, mobile blackspots and the Tumut Hospital a top priority.

Opening doors

As someone who has worked in rural business, Mackenna wants to make sure red tape is slashed and more opportunities are provided, so we can all benefit from growth.

Mackenna wants to work with local businesses in the Wagga region to attract and support investment and infrastructure for new and existing businesses.

 

Keeping our community safe

Mackenna wants to make sure our region gets more police on the ground and increased services to help combat the illegal drug epidemic.

Preventative measures such as increased mental services and support for our young people are also top of Mackenna’s priorities.

Future for the region

As a mother of two, Mackenna understands how important education is for our future generations. 

Fostering our region’s learning centres to ensure they provide world-class education is critical to making sure our children are able to secure good jobs in our region, help boost our local economy and make this a place people want to live, work and raise a family. 

Mackenna truly understands our region and will fight to make sure our voice is heard.

Contact Mackenna

185 Baylis Street
Wagga Wagga
NSW 2650

e: wagga.wagga@nswnationals.org.au