It was the final piece in the funding puzzle that will see Tamworth’s long-awaited $17 million sporting precinct get off the ground – and help establish the region as a national sporting hub, according to mayor Col Murray.
** Article and image sourced from The Northern Daily Leader, 29 January 2017.
A $4.8 million water project is on the cards for the Cullen Bullen community with the NSW Government set to back planned upgrades to the local sewage project.
** Article and image sourced from Lithgow Mercury, 27 January 2017.
A new group of interns has arrived at Port Macquarie Base Hospital.
The 11 new doctors have completed a week-long orientation in readiness...
** Article and image sourced from Port Macquarie News, 27 January 2017.
Some relief is in sight for those living in border communities with the announcement of the NSW-Queensland ‘Statement of Principles and Priorities for Regional Collaboration 2016-19’, although there was no mention of the daylight saving time difference.
** Article and image sourced from Tenterfield Star, 27 January 2017.
Eight public schools across the Northern Tablelands have been given a million dollar makeover during the Christmas holidays, local MP Adam Marshall announced today.
The eight shared in a total $1.08 million works program to get them re...
** Article and image sourced from Inverell Times, 27 January 2017.
Australia is cracking down on green prawn imports following suspected deliberate contravening of the nation’s strict biosecurity controls.
Criminal charges are being pursued against one importer, with another four under investigation.
“Australia’s $358 million prawn industry must be protected and not put at risk by the careless and selfish acts of a few,” Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce said.Read more
Well known throughout The Nationals for her good cheer and hard work, the delightful Mary Tarr makes the first edition of our new segment for the Roundup – Member of the Week. Celebrating our members who have gone above and beyond for the good of our great Party, there’s no better place to start than with Kempsey local, Mary.Read more
When it comes to achieving on the sporting stage, sometimes athletes just need a helping hand.
That is why Member for Page Kevin Hogan has ensured nine of the Claren...
** Article and image sourced from The Daily Examiner (Grafton), 26 January 2017.