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FURTHER FUNDING FOR FLOOD AFFECTED ARTISTS

FURTHER FUNDING FOR FLOOD AFFECTED ARTISTS

An additional $40,000 will be provided to assist in the recovery of arts and cultural activity in Lismore and other flood affected areas in the Northern Rivers. As part of the initial $435,000 provided by the NSW Government in March, $70,000 was given to Arts Northern...

DUBBO YOUTH TO BENEFIT FROM TARONGA CULTURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

DUBBO YOUTH TO BENEFIT FROM TARONGA CULTURAL DEVELOPMENT PROGRAM

A new development program aimed at providing mentoring opportunities and insights into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture will be offered to students in Dubbo. The program will be delivered to students in Years 8 and 9 thanks to $254,000 in funding from the...

FIRST MEETING OF 2022 REGIONAL YOUTH TASKFORCE

FIRST MEETING OF 2022 REGIONAL YOUTH TASKFORCE

New members of the third annual Regional Youth Taskforce have met for the first time at Dubbo Zoo to discuss important issues affecting young people in regional NSW. The taskforce provides policy and operational advice to the NSW Government to advance the needs of...

POWERHOUSE PARRAMATTA SECURES $10 MILLION PARTNERSHIP

POWERHOUSE PARRAMATTA SECURES $10 MILLION PARTNERSHIP

Powerhouse Parramatta has secured a $10 million commitment to support the establishment of the Holdmark Gallery and a new summer school program. Delivered in collaboration with Western Sydney University, the funding is provided by Holdmark Property Group founder and...

RADIO PROJECTS TO GIVE REGIONAL YOUTH A VOICE

RADIO PROJECTS TO GIVE REGIONAL YOUTH A VOICE

A new Regional Youth Radio Program will give young people living in regional and rural NSW the opportunity to develop skills to run their own radio show or podcast. Minister for Regional Youth Ben Franklin today announced 15 successful applicants of the $200,000...

LAUNCH OF FIRST BILINGUAL SCHOOL OF ABORIGINAL LANGUAGE IN NSW

LAUNCH OF FIRST BILINGUAL SCHOOL OF ABORIGINAL LANGUAGE IN NSW

The NSW government is proud to support the official opening of Gumbaynggirr Giingana Freedom School (GGFS), the first bilingual Aboriginal school in NSW. Bularri Muurlay Nyanggan Aboriginal Corporation (BMNAC) announced the opening today in Coffs Harbour. Minister for...

$6M BOOST FOR NSW PUBLIC LIBRARY INFRASTRUCTURE

$6M BOOST FOR NSW PUBLIC LIBRARY INFRASTRUCTURE

The NSW Government has announced $6 million in funding for a number of public libraries across the state as part of the Public Library Infrastructure Grant program.  Minister for the Arts Ben Franklin said 26 local councils, including several in Sydney, will receive...

ADVANTAGE! CLUNES TENNIS CLUB

ADVANTAGE! CLUNES TENNIS CLUB

Clunes Tennis Club will resurface their courts and create new fencing with support of $107,000 from the NSW Government’s Stronger Country Communities Fund.   The local tennis courts are the only public sports facility in Clunes and have not been upgraded in...

BALLINA INDOOR SPORTS CENTRE ABOUT TO GET COOLER

BALLINA INDOOR SPORTS CENTRE ABOUT TO GET COOLER

One of the most popular sporting venues in the region will soon have a new air ventilation system to keep players cooler on court.   The Ballina Indoor Sports Centre (BISC) will receive $155,000 from the NSW Government’s Stronger Country Communities Fund to...

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