• 2019 Federal Budget

    This year’s Federal Budget is one of the most important in a decade and particularly for those of us in rural Australia. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg says “this budget will build a stronger economy and secure a better future for all Australians. It will ease the cost of living pressures, fund...

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  • Lent lecture: Be the change you want to see in the world

    Be the change you want to see in the world As Ghandi said: You must be the change you want to see in the world. As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world – that is the myth of the atomic...

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  • New intersection upgrade announced for Hanwood

    Federal Member for Farrer Sussan Ley today announced the next round of works to improve safety for vehicles using Hanwood’s Kidman Way on the outskirts of Griffith. The local MP said in coming months upgrading will start on the intersection with McGann and Jack McWilliam roads, to deliver improved...

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  • Regional Deal for Albury-Wodonga

    The Liberal and Nationals’ Government has today announced the Albury Wodonga region will pilot a Regional Deal, with the Government committed to working with state and local governments to identify regional development opportunities. Minister for Regional Services, Sport, Local Government and Decentralisation Bridget McKenzie said like existing City Deals,...

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  • New mobile phone funding delivers in Farrer

    Farrer MP Sussan Ley today welcomed the addition of four new local phone towers through a fourth round of the Federal Government’s Mobile Black Spots Program (MBSP). Joining Minister for Regional Services, Senator Bridget McKenzie, for the national announcement at Burrumbuttock just north of Albury, Ms Ley said new...

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