Urgent calls for rural cancer patient travel allowance to be increased

Elizabeth Gracie
By Elizabeth Gracie
Updated March 30 2022 - 10:16pm, first published March 29 2022 - 3:00am
NOT GOOD ENOUGH: Can Assist Griffith President Olga Forner and Murray MP Helen Dalton both said that the current $43 daily travel allowance is 'measly'. PHOTO: Supplied

Member for Murray Helen Dalton is calling for an urgent increase in the state governments 'grossly unfair' rural travel allowance for those seeking treatment for cancer.


Elizabeth Gracie

Journalist at The Area News in Griffith and The Irrigator in Leeton, NSW. Lover of a good yarn, strong coffee and great wine. Let's chat: lizzie.gracie@austcommunitymedia.com.au