Funding boost for Taree sports facilities

Nearly half a million dollars has been pumped into two Taree sporting facilities to help position the region as a centre for excellence. Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW Paul Toole said a $251,056 boost from the NSW Government’s Stronger Country Communities Fund had delivered lighting upgrades at Taree Regional Recreation Centre, while a…

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$7.9 million boost for NSW dairy industry

A $7.9 million investment will help the dairy industry recover and rebuild from floods, and better prepare for future natural disasters. The Dairy Sector Recovery Strategy will help the industry recuperate and build long-term resilience after the February-March flooding event earlier this year. Funding provided from the jointly Commonwealth and NSW Government-funded Storm and Flood…

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“We should have our chest out and a chin up that we’re Australians because we do it better than anyone else”

Federal Nationals’ leader David Littleproud has addressed the National Farmers’ Federation. This is what he had to say. On behalf of our great nation, we say thanks for all that you’ve endured and all that you’ve achieved. Put in perspective what you’ve endured. Fires, floods, droughts, cyclone, this little thing called COVID-19. It was you.…

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Coffs Harbour apprentice awarded Bert Evans Scholarship

A prestigious NSW Government scholarship program will help a Coffs Harbour apprentice. Nationals Member for Coffs Harbour Gurmesh Singh said the Bert Evans Apprentice Scholarships provide first-year apprentices with up to $15,000 over three years, as part of the NSW Nationals in the state government’s commitment to strengthening pathways to vocational education and training. The…

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