Ryan Park could end up with one of the toughest jobs in parliament

Kate McIlwain
Updated March 20 2023 - 7:04pm, first published March 14 2023 - 1:19pm

In his first speech to parliament, Ryan Park thanked - among other people - his barista for supplying him with a cappuccino each morning.

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Kate McIlwain

Kate McIlwain


For more than a decade, I've helped the Illawarra Mercury set the news agenda across the region. Currently I'm the paper's health reporter - covering the stories of Illawarra workers and residents in the wake of a global pandemic and at a time where our health systems are stretched to the limit.

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