Steve Minnikin MP and Ross Vasta MP at the Carindale Community Forum at Pacific Golf Club
State Member for Chatsworth, Steve Minnikin and Federal Member for Bonner, Ross Vasta addressed the Carindale Community Forum at Pacific Golf Club last night to raise the issue of the post office move from Westfield Carindale.
Mr Vasta said that he was having a meeting at his office with Australia Post on Thursday to discuss the issue.
“I hope that we can actually resolve this sooner rather than later,” he said.
“I will be taking this to highest level that I can.”
As we announced on 29th January, Australia Post plans to close at Westfield Carindale on April 26th and reopen at the Metropol on April 29th.
Survey sent to local residents by Ross Vasta’s office. (Click to view)
Mr Vasta’s office recently sent a hard copy survey to local residents asking their views about the move. The survey, Mr Vasta said, of over 8000 residents showed that: “overwhelming support was for the Australia Post to remain where it is there in Carindale”.
The negotiations, Mr Minnikin explained, started off with Westfield wanting Australia Post to move from its current spot, but not necessarily relocate outside of the centre. Continue reading »