Federal Member for Cowper Luke Hartsuyker has announced funding of $25,000 for work to commence on the first stage of a spectacular walk linking Woolgoolga Headland to Woolgoolga Beach thanks to the Australian Government’s Whale Trail initiative. Coffs Harbour Mayor Cr Denise Knight joined Mr Hartsuyker for the announcement.Read more
Member for Cootamundra, Katrina Hodgkinson is reminding councils and not-for-profit community organisations that there are less than two weeks remaining to submit funding applications through the NSW Government’s Community Building Partnership program.Read more
The NSW Government has allocated $200,000 seed funding for community groups, volunteer organisations and local councils to host events during the 2016 NSW Seniors Week festival.Read more
Acting Minister for Education Leslie Williams has encouraged parents and students to take part in Education Week, which runs from 27–31 July.Read more
Planning for the eagerly-anticipated redevelopment of Inverell District Hospital has begun, following a visit to the hospital this morning by Parliamentary Secretary for Regional and Rural Health Sarah Mitchell and Member for Northern Tablelands Adam Marshall.
Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Duncan Gay and Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson officially opened the new $8 million Tangaratta Creek Bridge on the Oxley Highway, west of Tamworth.Read more
Innovation and education are the focus of a recent legen-dairy announcement made at the Norco Dairy Co-op, Raleigh on the mid-north coast. The first round of funding as part of the $1 million Dairy Industry Fund is being rolled out, putting money towards projects that will help boost profitability and productivity of our farmers, and add efficiency to the supply chain.Read more
The Silver City Highway is now home to the State's first all-weather road airstrip. Now, the Royal Flying Doctor Service will be able to easily utilise the strip of highway to attend emergencies nearby.Read more
Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Duncan Gay yesterday joined the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) to announce the completion of a $4.7 million upgrade to the Silver City Highway at Shannons Creek, which includes an airstrip to support the medics of the sky.