Expenditure relating to 2017 Midwinter Ball
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From: John Westbrook
Dear Department of Parliamentary Services,
I note that the Department of Parliamentary Services is listed as a "sponsor" of the 2017 Midwinter Ball on the website advertising the event (http://www.midwinterball.com.au/sponsors....
I request itemised details of any expenditure incurred by the department for the purpose of sponsoring this event.
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