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Suicide prevention grants to double, focus on at-risk groups

Suicide prevention grants to double, focus on at-risk groups

The Australian Government is increasing suicide prevention grants to organisations across the country, to help reduce Australia’s suicide rate towards zero. Organisations in Farrer can now apply for funding through the $114m National Suicide Prevention Leadership and...

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Albury’s Davey Road Interchange Opens

Albury’s Davey Road Interchange Opens

The $16.5 million Davey Road interchange project has crossed the finish line, unlocking Albury's booming NEXUS industrial precinct and boosting freight access to the area. Federal Member for Farrer Sussan Ley said the Australian and NSW governments both committed $7.9...

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Small funding grants open for communities across Farrer

Small funding grants open for communities across Farrer

Local federal MP Sussan Ley has announced $150,000 in funding to be made available for community groups across her electorate, helping them undertake small-scale upgrades and to purchase new equipment According to Ms Ley, expressions of interest open today (26 Oct)...

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New push to expand recycling in regional and remote Australia

New push to expand recycling in regional and remote Australia

The Morrison Government has announced $7 million for recycling in regional and remote Australia as it continues to create jobs and help our environment by turbocharging Australia’s waste and recycling industry. Minister for the Environment, Sussan Ley, said the...

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$2.9m grant to grow pork industry welfare standard

$2.9m grant to grow pork industry welfare standard

Farrer MP Sussan Ley today announced funding of $2.89m for Australia’s largest pork producer, to dramatically help them in improving future animal welfare practices across the industry. According to Ms Ley the federal grant will help Sunpork Pty Ltd work towards...

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Government commits $3m for Barmah Choke Feasibility Study

Government commits $3m for Barmah Choke Feasibility Study

Farrer MP Sussan Ley has welcomed a $3m commitment from the Federal Government to fully fund a feasibility study into ways to take pressure off the Barmah Choke, to support future system capacity and reduce the risk of shortfalls in water delivery. Ms Ley said the...

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