Member for Cootamundra Katrina Hodgkinson has applauded a funding boost to help prepare the Temora community for future flood emergencies.
The NSW Government today revealed Temora Shire Council would be gifted more than $80,000 to help it better understand and manage its local flood risk, as part of a state-federal joint funding scheme.Read more
Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries has announced a huge boost for sports facilities in the region after the NSW Government announced it would invest $100 million in new and existing sports infrastructure across regional NSW.
Mr Humphries said the Regional Sports Infrastructure Fund, which is part of the Deputy Premier’s $1.3 billion Regional Growth Fund, will go towards improving the quality and quantity of sports venues in regional areas.Read more
The NSW Government has awarded a $100,000 grant to the Murrumbidgee Local Health District for a monthly pop-up breast and cervical cancer screening service.
NSW Parliamentary Secretary for Southern NSW, Bronnie Taylor MLC, said the grant from NSW Health would help Aboriginal women and women from culturally diverse communities access screening services so that any cancer could be detected earlier.Read more
Local event organisers are being encouraged to apply for grants under the NSW Government’s 2018 Flagship Event Fund with expressions of interest now open.
Member for Port Macquarie, Leslie Williams said the Fund will offer successful applicants a one-off annual grant of $20,000 or a triennial grant of $27,500 per year for three years.Read more
After eighteen-and-a-half years in the public eye, our Member for Cootamundra Katrina Hodgkinson has announced her retirement.
Katrina is well known within her local community and across the state as a Member of Parliament with a strong moral compass, who is never afraid to fight for the people of New South Wales and as someone who proudly served her electorates of Burrinjuck and Cootamundra in Macquarie Street.Read more
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In June the NSW Government handed down the biggest budget for regional NSW in the state’s history. The centrepiece of the announcement was the $1.3 billion Regional Growth Fund. The Regional Growth Fund is made up of a number of separate funds, with each fund dedicated to a specific area of need.Read more
There are few people who can have as profound an impact on our children than our teachers, and nearly every person can remember who their favourite teacher was growing up.
In our ever-changing world, the NSW Government is ensuring our teachers continue to inspire future generations by creating the Quality Teaching, Successful Students fund which focuses on boosting professional development and classroom skills. The $88 million fund, an increase of $38 million on last year, brings the total investment in training close to a quarter of a billion dollars over the past three years.Read more
The Nats have been attending Agricultural Shows and Field Days for as long as our Party has been in existence, and this year is no different.
Local knowledge is critical to making our stalls at local field days a success and with our biggest event of the year just around the corner, we’re putting the call out to local members to help staff our AgQuip stand alongside our Head Office team and Members of our Parliament.Read more