Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries announced applications for the 2018 NSW Youth Advisory Council (YAC) are now open.
The NSW YAC has a statutory role to advise the NSW Government on issues of importance to young people, as well as monitor and evaluate youth-related policies and legislation.Read more
Parliamentary Secretary for Western NSW Rick Colless today announced the opening of the Growing Local Economies Fund, which will use a new funding model to invest half a billion dollars in business-boosting infrastructure in regional NSW.
Mr Colless said consulting with local government, businesses, and industry and community groups will be an important first step towards submitting a strong application.Read more
Member for Cootamundra Katrina Hodgkinson has welcomed a written guarantee by Murrumbidgee Local Health District (MLHD) to fund critical upgrades to Temora Hospital’s operating theatre.
The operating theatre had been slated for closure at the end of August but a dramatic intervention from Katrina and NSW Minister for Health Brad Hazzard last week called on MLHD to review the situation.Read more
Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW, the Hon John Barilaro MP, in conjunction with the Member for Coffs Harbour, Andrew Fraser MP, today announced that upgrade works to Coffs Harbour Airport terminal and apron and Airside have been completed.
Mr Barilaro said the NSW Government contributed $5.1 million towards the upgrade of Coffs Harbour airport through the Restart NSW Regional Tourism Infrastructure Fund.Read more
Member for Murray, Adrian Piccoli today announced community members can now access much-needed support services from the Three Rivers Suicide Prevention project also known as Kumpa Kiira (Healing Place).
Mr Piccoli said this $796,000 NSW Government investment will provide essential grief and support services to the Wentworth-Balranald region, especially those in our Aboriginal communities.Read more
Funding is locked in, community meetings are around the corner, now the Inverell community can feast its eyes on the latest design of the $30 million Inverell Hospital redevelopment, Member for Northern Tablelands Adam Marshall announced today.
Mr Marshall said the designs, drawn up for NSW Health Infrastructure, demonstrates the exceptional attention to detail taken in planning the redevelopment.Read more
Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today announced a grant for the Richmond River Historical Society to help preserve our community’s rich maritime history.
“I am pleased to announce a grant of almost $6000 to the Richmond River Historical Society for its terrific project Lismore By The Sea,” he said.Read more