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Better protection of Mudgee tourism and growth

Nationals Member for Dubbo Dugald Saunders with Mid-Western Regional Council Mayor Des Kennedy. Planning rules have been updated to better protect local character and support the future growth of Mudgee. Nationals Member for Dubbo Dugald Saunders said the State Environmental Planning Policy (Infrastructure) was updated last year to protect regional cities from encroaching renewable energy…

Community shapes the future of Coffs Jetty foreshore

Nationals Member for Coffs Harbour Gurmesh Singh at the Jetty Foreshore with The Observatory Apartments manager Lydia Crossingham (left) and Project Steering Advisory Committee member Cath Fowler The draft masterplan for the revitalisation of the Coffs Harbour Jetty Foreshore is being refined with even greater focus on open space, support for local businesses, and tourism…

Making a splash in Temora

Nationals Member for Cootamundra, Steph Cooke, has attended the opening of the upgrades to the Temora Swimming pool. The upgrades were completed, in part, thanks to a $990,000 contribution from the NSW Nationals in the state government’s Greater Cities and Regional Sport Facility Fund, with funding of $1.21 million co-contributed by Temora Shire Council. “These…

Delivering for female firefighters in Singleton

Work will start soon on upgrading Singleton Fire Station to provide new dedicated female amenities as part of a $50 million investment from the NSW Nationals in the state government. Nationals Member for Upper Hunter Dave Layzell said the decades-old building will be upgraded with new bathrooms and change rooms. “This project will benefit both…

Building the case for expanding Dubbo Regional Airport

Nationals Member for Dubbo Dugald Saunders with Dubbo Regional Council Mayor Mathew Dickerson and Councillor Shibli Chowdhury Dubbo’s status as a regional emergency services centre of excellence has received a boost, thanks to a significant investment from the NSW Nationals in the state government. Nationals Member for Dubbo Dugald Saunders has announced $98,250 for Dubbo…

Casino CBD transformation

Casino’s CBD is set to come alive with $334,000 from the NSW Nationals in the state government to beautify the main street. Nationals MP for Clarence Chris Gulaptis said he was delighted to have Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW Paul Toole in Casino to officially open the CBD revitalisation project, which is part…