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Funds for Coffs Vintage Transport event

The NSW Government has confirmed $15,000 in funding will go to support the development of a marketing plan for the next ‘Smoke on the Water’ Festival of Vintage Transport in Coffs Harbour in 2016.

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$2.6M upgrade of Newell Highway near Gurley announced

Northern Tablelands MP Adam Marshall has announced $2.6 million in State Government funding to undertake the reconstruction and widening of a three-kilometre section of the Newell Highway at the village of Gurley, 30 kilometres south of Moree.

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Cost Burden Eased for Patients with Cancer

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries has welcomed the NSW Government’s delivery of another election promise to ease the financial burden on patients living with cancer and other chronic conditions.

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Gillespie announces $862,000 package to improve GP services

Patients in Lake Cathie, Laurieton, North Haven and the Manning will get better access to health care at their local GP – thanks to Australian Government funding that helps general practices in rural and regional communities to expand their facilities and take on more doctors.

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Regional NSW leads jobs growth

The latest national job growth figures reveals an additional 30,000 jobs were created in regional NSW in the last year, Minister for Regional Development John Barilaro announced today.

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Grants for more innovative communities

With a higher than average percentage of older people living in the Port Macquarie electorate, local MP Leslie Williams has welcomed today’s announcement of a new $4 million grants program to support healthy aging.

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Blueprint for Australia's first energy town launched in Uralla

THE State’s Environment Minister Mark Speakman joined Northern Tablelands MP Adam Marshall in Uralla to launch the blueprint for what could be Australia’s first renewable energy self-sufficient town.

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Working together for a bright future for Indonesian and Australian cattle industries

From Jakarta Minister for Agriculture and Water Resources, Barnaby Joyce, launched an alumni network for students who have completed their training under the Indonesia–Australia Pastoral Industry Student Programme.

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Flying squads for remote child protection

Being in remote locations does not exclude our young people from being exposed to risks in the home. This year, a new initiative by the Department of Family and Community Services (FACS) called the Mobile Child Protection Unit, will allow caseworkers to provide a faster, more consistent response to child protection reports.

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Sarah Mitchell all business out west

A recent highlight on Sarah Mitchell’s calendar as Parliamentary Secretary for Western NSW was attending the Narrabri Business Awards. As we are all aware, small businesses play a vital role in adding to the vibrancy and diversity of regional and rural economies. The evening paid particular homage to the influx of young professionals to the region over recent years who have linked together to form a young professionals group called NextGen.

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