Expenditure relating to 2017 Midwinter Ball

John Westbrook made this Freedom of Information request to Department of Parliamentary Services
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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.

Yours faithfully,

John Westbrook

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received via email on 15 June 2017.


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