Coffs Harbour Bypass a step closer

The Coffs Harbour Bypass is a step closer to major construction work starting with engineering firm Quickway about to undertake close to $50 million in utility works. Nationals Minister for Regional Transport and Roads Sam Farraway said the recent awarding of the contract meant vital work in the Korora section, to the north of Coffs,…

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Release of independent flood inquiry report

The NSW Government has today released and responded to the 28 recommendations of the independent Flood Inquiry, commissioned in response to the major floods earlier this year. The Inquiry received 1,494 submissions and held 144 meetings with stakeholders, including face-to-face and online community forums in Lismore, Tumbulgum and Mullumbimby, as well as the Clarence and…

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Statement from Stephen Bromhead

Today I am announcing that I am retiring from Parliament at the next election after serving as MP for the Myall Lakes since 2011. I will be taking more time to focus on my family after having served the community for 12 years across three terms. It has been a true honour to represent the…

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Live updates for Waterfall Way

Motorists using Waterfall Way are about to get real-time information about road conditions to help them plan their journeys. Nationals Member for Oxley Melinda Pavey said permanent electronic message boards are to be installed at six locations between Armidale and Bellingen to let drivers know about work being carried out or conditions on the road.…

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MidCoast Locals encouraged to take part in National Science Week

In recent years, more than one million Australians have participated in National Science Week activities. This year, Federal Nationals Member for Lyne, Dr David Gillespie, is encouraging locals to participate in the many activities at our local schools, universities, youth groups, local community groups and professional institutions and associations. Earlier this year, the former Federal…

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