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GST sparks WA secession push

Fury over Western Australia’s low share of the GST has sparked renewed secessionist sentiment, with a controversial “Waxit” motion to be debated at this weekend’s Liberal Party state conference in the presence of Malcolm Turnbull. The Aus


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Where is the recognition given to WA for the huge royalties paid to the feds for WA's offshore gas and the state contributions to overall exports compared to other states? The GST receipts by WA is nothing but a disgrace. We pay for most of the infrastructure obligations incurred but receive little of the benefit.

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