• Howlong Industrial Precinct receives funding from Coalition’s Building Better Regions Fund

    Howlong Industrial and Export Precinct project provided a significant boost after winning $6,983,325 from the Building Better Regions Fund  This high quality project was successful over hundreds of others from around Australia to win funding Building Better Regions Fund is making important dreams become reality for local communities  ...

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  • $9m Lavington Sports Ground redevelopment underway

    With the turn of a sod today, work is now underway on a project to create one of regional Australia’s leading sports arenas. The symbolic start to the Lavington Sports Ground redevelopment is the first step in a $9m plan to build new multi-purpose playing field, cricket nets, a...

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  • Echuca-Moama Bridge (Update)

    Work will begin soon on building a major new roundabout at the intersection of the Murray Valley Highway and Warren Street in Echuca – the crucial first step towards construction of a substantially more efficient, safer bridge over the Murray River between Echuca and Moama. Federal Minister for Infrastructure...

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  • New support for Indigenous families (Deniliquin)

    Yarkuwa Indigenous Knowledge Centre Aboriginal Corporation will be able to provide additional support services in Deniliquin with a focus on addressing domestic violence and contact with the criminal justice system, thanks to a grant of more than $490,000 from the Coalition Government. Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, said...

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  • Seasonal work incentives offer fresh approach for Farrer

    The Australian Government’s new Seasonal Work Incentives Trial offers a range of incentives for the unemployed to undertake seasonal horticultural work, helping gain experience and improve skills. Local MP Sussan Ley said the trial will support people looking for work and businesses keen to give those workers ‘a start’....

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