Sharon Bird ot discuss Schoolkids Bonus

Member for Cunningham Sharon Bird will visit Coniston Public School tomorrow to talk to parents about the Schoolkids Bonus.

The Schoolkids Bonus will help local families with the cost of sending their children to school. From 1 January 2013, families receiving Tax Benefit A will receive two automatic payments each year before Term 1 and Term 3, totalling $410 for each primary student and $820 for each secondary student.

The Schoolkids Bonus will replace the Education Tax Refund and the full Education Tax Refund for 2011/12 will be paid this month as a lump-sum cash payment to all eligible families.

WHEN: 8.30am, Friday, 15 June 2012

WHERE: Coniston Public School (Auburn Street entrance)