Seniors in Myall Lakes can look forward to local celebrations during the 2017 NSW Seniors Festival in March.
The 2017 Myall Lakes Seniors Festival Concerts in Taree and Forster are right around the corner, and further to that, three local organisations have been gifted funding to help support their own events.Read more
After a tremendous push from The Nationals, Australia is to appoint its first National Rural Health Commissioner. As an independent, powerful advocate for rural and remote health, the Commissioner will represent the health needs of regional communities, often overlooked during health reform.Read more
In an isolated mining town like Broken Hill, Marie Wecker is a true gem from the “Silver City”.
Marie first became interested in The Nationals shortly after former Country Party Leader and Deputy Prime Minister Doug Anthony visited Broken Hill. She joined up in 1995 with her husband Desmond and they have been a major part of the Broken Hill Branch ever since.Read more
THE small town of Yetman has the heart of a city a hundred times its size – and at the centre of that is a whether it’s a raucous 21st birthday or tea for an 80th – it seems all social events end up at the Yetman War Memorial Hall.
Now it’s looking better than ever despite being over 80 years old, w...
** Article and image sourced from Goondiwindi Argus, 27 February 2017.
Minister for Justice Michael Keenan and New South Wales Minister for Emergency Services Troy Grant today announced disaster assistance in response to the bushfires that affected Kempsey, Tenterfield and the Lower Hunter area of New South Wales on 5 November 2016.
Mr Keenan said the assistance is being provided through the jointly-funded Commonwealth-State Natural Disaster Relief and Recovery Arrangements (NDRRA).Read more