Biography

Katie Allen has been a Higgins local for over 40 years, involved in the community and volunteering for many causes. She will stand up for Higgins and get things done.

Together, Katie and her husband Malcolm have raised their four wonderful children in Higgins. As a working mother, Katie understands how busy life can get and is a passionate voice for delivering essential services to her community. Katie is committed to ensuring everyone has the opportunity to access excellent education, healthcare, and infrastructure.

As a doctor of paediatrics at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Katie has dedicated her career to helping others and improving their quality of life. Katie is now committed to using her professional experience to advocate for the growth and development of her local community.

Katie Allen is a family woman, Doctor, community member, and hard worker. Most importantly, she’s standing up for Higgins.

From Katie

Anthony Albanese has still not learnt the lessons of Labor’s policy failures and the need for a consistent approach on border protection.

Sep 04

Under the Morrison Government bulk billing is at a record high. Read more at: http://lbr.al/whf0

Sep 04

Did you know 28% of child sex offenders sentenced in Australia last year did not serve one day in jail? That’s just not OK, not even close and it has to change. These offenders are the lowest of the low and we’re going to ensure they go to jail with new mandatory sentencing laws. We owe it to our kids to protect them. What’s more, the most serious offenders could be jailed for life under our new laws we’re going to introduce to Parliament next week.

Sep 03

Today is Australian National Flag Day, marking the anniversary of the day our flag was first flown.

Sep 03