Senator Humphries has put out a proud media release on his triumph in securing some pork for the ACT.
Senator Humphries, a strong supporter of the Orchestra, has for years lobbied the Federal Government for funding. He was delighted to announce that it had secured $400,000 over 4 years.
“Australian Government funding is to be provided to the Canberra Symphony Orchestra in recognition of the important role the orchestra plays in the cultural life of the national capital and surrounding region,”
So what’s Kate Lundy going to do for us?
UPDATED: Comrade Stanhope has acknowledged Gazza’s contribution.