The Member for Nightcliff Natasha Fyles will be taking personal leave for two weeks from Monday 10 May 2021.
Minister Fyles’ son has previously received treatment for an Intramedullary Spinal Cord tumor, and further specialist treatment is now required.
Minister Fyles is grateful for the support shown to the family by friends, colleagues and the community, she also asks for privacy to allow the family to focus on Henry’s wellbeing and recovery.
The Chief Minister Michael Gunner will act for Ms Fyles in her Parliamentary role as Minister for Health and National Resilience.
Minister Paech will act as the Minister for Tourism and Hospitality, Racing Gaming and Licensing, Alcohol Policy, Major Events and Leader of Government Business.