March 18th, 2019
LISMORE ONE STEP CLOSER TO FLOOD FREE FUTURE
A major effort to reduce the flood risk facing businesses and residents in Lismore has begun with Member for Lismore Thomas George, Nationals Candidate for Lismore Austin Curtin and Lismore City Council (LCC) Mayor Isaac Smith turning the first sod on Lismore’s flood miti
March 15th, 2019
LABOR TAX ON CARS WILL HURT REGIONAL FAMILIES, FARMERS, TRADIES AND SMALL BUSINESS
Nationals Candidate for Lismore Austin Curtin today slammed plans by NSW Labor to introduce a new tax levied on cars and trucks costing over $100,000, saying it will unfairly punish people living and working in Lismore and Kyogle.
February 22nd, 2019
Cyclone Oma Prompts Severe Weather Warning
A Severe Weather Warning has been issued by the Bureau of Meteorology for abnormally, high tides, damaging and hazardous surf, and damaging winds covering an area from Tweed Heads, south to Yamba as a result of Cyclone Oma.
Abnormally high tides may cause sea water flooding
February 22nd, 2019
CURTIN CAMPAIGN KICKS OFF
Austin Curtin officially launched his election campaign last night, 18 months since the Tregeagle macadamia farmer was preselected as the NSW Nationals Candidate for Lismore for the 2019 state election.
Mr Curtin was joined by over 200 supporters at Lismore City Hall last night, and said the
February 17th, 2019
LARGEST EVER HEALTH WORKFORCE BOOST
Communities across the Lismore electorate will benefit from Australia’s largest health workforce boost delivering 8300 more frontline staff to public hospitals in NSW.
Nationals Candidate for Lismore Austin Curtin said the unprecedented workforce boost by the NSW Liberals & N
February 16th, 2019
Austin Curtin - ACTIVE KIDS PROGRAM EXPANDED TO TWO $100 VOUCHERS PER YEAR
The hugely popular Active Kids program will be doubled this year with two $100 vouchers available in one calendar year to help families with the cost of living and encourage children to play more sport all year round.
Nationals Candidate for L
February 11th, 2019
EXTRA BILL RELIEF WITH SOLAR ENERGY & BATTERY ROLL OUT
Up to 300,000 households across regional NSW could save hundreds of dollars on their power bills thanks to a no-interest loan provided by the NSW Nationals in Government, to purchase solar-battery and battery systems.
Nationals’ Candidate for Lismore Austin
January 31st, 2019
DELIVERING SAFER ROADS FOR NIMBIN
Nationals Candidate for Lismore, Austin Curtin today joined local business owners and transport operators to announce $739,000 in vital road safety upgrades for Nimbin Road, Stoney Chute Road and Blue Knob Road.
Mr Curtin said as one of the top tourist hot spots in NSW, Nimbin d