• Albury Wodonga Regional Deal gets underway

    The Australian, New South Wales and Victorian Governments and Albury City and City of Wodonga councils have formally committed to developing an Albury-Wodonga Regional Deal. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack said the three levels of Government have signed a Statement of...

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  • Coronavirus Update – NSW to close border with Victoria

    NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian today announced the closure of the state border with Victoria from 12.01am Wednesday, 8 July. The Prime Minister contacted me before the announcement and I conveyed to him the high level of concern and potential impacts this decision will have on our local way of...

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  • Climate Solutions Fund to support forestry jobs in SW Slopes

    The Morrison Government is delivering on an election commitment to make it easier for plantation and farm forestry projects to generate carbon credits and access our $2 billion Climate Solutions Fund. Local MP Sussan Ley said we’ve now simplified access to carbon funding for forestry projects across five plantation...

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  • $28m in road projects across Farrer to boost safety and jobs

    The Australian and NSW Governments have joined forces to turbocharge a program which will improve local roads across much of Farrer. The Commonwealth has committed $191 million to build on the NSW Government’s $500 million Fixing Local Roads program, ensuring even more communities in our region will benefit, faster....

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  • $2.5m in vital funding for Deniliquin Airport

    Farrer MP Sussan Ley has announced a massive $2.5m federal funding injection for Edward River Council as part of the Australian Government’s Regional Airports Program. Allocated towards strengthening and lengthening the runway at Deniliquin Airport, Ms Ley said she had been speaking with the Council over several years about their...

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