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A WIN FOR BYRON RUGBY LEAGUE CLUB

A WIN FOR BYRON RUGBY LEAGUE CLUB

The home of Byron Bay’s Red Devils is getting a facelift, with upgrades to field lighting, improvements to the clubhouse and a series of landscaping measures to improve mobility, safety and the appearance of the Club.   The project will receive $310,017 to...

FUNDING BOOST FOR DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SUPPORT SERVICES

Domestic violence victim-survivors across the Ballina and Lismore electorates will have more vital help available during the COVID-19 pandemic, with local services receiving more funding as part of the NSW and Federal Governments’ recent $21 million investment.  ...

SHARK FUNDING TO CONTINUE FOR NORTH COAST BEACHES

SHARK FUNDING TO CONTINUE FOR NORTH COAST BEACHES

Beachgoers all along the Northern Rivers will continue to be protected against shark attacks, with the NSW Government investing a further $8 million in world-leading shark management technologies up and down the NSW coast.   Nationals Member of the Legislative...

Social Housing Upgrades in Ballina and Lismore

Social Housing Upgrades in Ballina and Lismore

The NSW Government is rolling out a $47 million program across NSW to improve social housing for tenants and create local jobs for trades and businesses. The Social Housing Maintenance Stimulus will upgrade properties in the Ballina and Lismore electorates and ensure...

$600,000 to Reduce Waste on the Northern Rivers

$600,000 to Reduce Waste on the Northern Rivers

Nationals Member of the Legislative Council Ben Franklin today announced Cool Planet and The Diverter had each been awarded $300,000 through the Bin Trim Program to work with NSW businesses to help them increase their recycling and reduce waste going to landfill. The...

YWCA Youth Arts Cafe Creates Pathways to Employment

YWCA Youth Arts Cafe Creates Pathways to Employment

The Goonellabah Youth Arts Café will offer an innovative program to young people to help them create pathways to employment, thanks to a $195,000 grant from the NSW Government and the dedicated work of the YWCA.   Local partners will bring together live training...

$14 Million for Crown Land Reserves

Crown land managers, and community groups that use Crown land, across the Ballina and Lismore Electorates are invited to apply for a share of $14 million in grants to upgrade and maintain community facilities and reserves across NSW. Nationals Member of the...

New Indoor Playground for Murwillumbah

New Indoor Playground for Murwillumbah

Murwillumbah will receive a grant of $114,759 from the NSW Government to build a new indoor playground, ‘Mini Beans’, targeted at children aged 0-5. Since the 2017 floods destroyed the only indoor playground in town, there has been limited options for children and...

Upgrades for Northern Rivers Showgrounds

Upgrades for Northern Rivers Showgrounds

Showgrounds across the Northern Rivers are set to receive funding from the NSW Government to upgrade facilities and help create local jobs.   Nationals Member of the Legislative Council Ben Franklin announced Alstonville, Mullumbimby, Bonalbo, Lismore,...

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