February 14th, 2019
Assistance for those hit by bushfire
Families and farmers affected by this week’s bushfires in the Kyogle and Tenterfield shires can now apply for Disaster Recovery Assistance, the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said.
“While the full extent of the damage caused by the fires is still being determined, it’s
February 12th, 2019
Kitchen upgrade at Broadwater Rileys Hill Community Centre
A new kitchen at Broadwater Rileys Hill Community Centre will make life much easier for its volunteers and allow more community groups to use it, Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said, announcing a grant to upgrade the facilities.
“The Centre is a great
February 10th, 2019
Grant to Grafton Sporting Car Club to resurface Mountain View Motorsport track
The Hill Climb at the Grafton Sporting Car Club‘s Mountain View racing track has to be resurfaced. It needs to do this to accreditation to hold National and State Championships.
The tracks were last resurfaced in the early 1990s and now
February 10th, 2019
Two grants to upgrade Evans Head Bombers’ change rooms
The new Evans Head Bombers’ Women’s Tag Team will no longer be forced to share an open shower room with male teams, Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said, announcing two grants totalling $53,000 to upgrade the club’s facilities.
“The club came to me
February 7th, 2019
Driving down cost of Child Care in our community
Our Government’s Child Care reforms are driving down out-of-pocket costs for parents across the community, Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said.
“Since our Child Care Subsidy was introduced on 2 July 2018, out-of-pocket Child Care costs for families had reduced
February 5th, 2019
$54.5 million for Type 1 Diabetes research
Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan welcomed the Government’s announcement of $54.5 million for research into Type 1 Diabetes, saying it gives new hope to those in our community living with the disease.
“Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) Australia will receive
February 4th, 2019
Ulmarra Tennis Court gets a resurface thanks to Government grant
Court 2 at the Ulmarra Tennis Club will be levelled and resurfaced with synthetic grass thanks to a Federal Government grant of almost $15,000, the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said.
“Court 2 was a bit old and worn. The Club came to me asking f
February 1st, 2019
New jobs as Macadamia Facility expands
New local jobs will be created with the expansion of Oneva Holdings’ Macadamia facility at Alstonville, the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said.
“This time last year I announced a grant of almost $150,000 to kick-start the expansion that will create new local jobs,” h
February 1st, 2019
Investing in our local community sporting groups
A fit-out of Yamba Football Club’s Clubhouse, made possible by a Federal Government grant of more than $5200, will allow more local groups to use its facilities, the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said.
“Yamba Football Club has a strong focus on the social nat
February 1st, 2019
Investing in our local community sporting organisations
Existing cricket nets at Harwood Cricket Club will be up upgraded and more practice nets added thanks to a Federal Government grant of $25,000, the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said.
“This wonderful news for the club and the community,” he said.
January 31st, 2019
Local schools encouraged to take action against bullying
Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan is encouraging teachers and school leaders in our community to take action against bullying.
He said registrations are now open for schools to sign up to the National Day of Action against Bullying and Violence on Friday 15 M
January 25th, 2019
Medicines for the treatment of psoriasis listed on the PBS
Two new drugs for the treatment of the skin condition psoriasis are now more affordable after the Government listed them on the PBS, Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said.
“Patients currently pay around $30,200 a year for Tremfya and $32,600 a year for I
January 22nd, 2019
Election rules – signage and candidate support
Lismore City Council is appealing to the community and election candidates to be aware of the regulations regarding election signage in the lead-up to the 2019 state and federal elections.
Council is asking people to do the right thing to avoi
January 21st, 2019
Help on the way for lung cancer patients
Members of our community who have lung cancer will save close to $90,000 each year after the Government listed Tagrisso on the PBS, the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said.
“Patients currently pay close to $8,000 per script or almost $88,000 per year for this treat
January 10th, 2019
North Coast tourism industry continues to boom
The North Coast continues to benefit from strong domestic and international traveller numbers, the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said citing the latest International Visitor Survey.
“We’ve seen 5,569,000 domestic and 354,000 international visitors flock to
January 9th, 2019
Kevin Hogan calls on local sporting groups to Move It
Local sport and physical activity providers can now apply for a grant to develop and run programs that encourage people in our community to get more active, Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said.
“We know how important sport and physical activity is to h
January 7th, 2019
Kevin Hogan welcomes $3 million for tick bite medical research.
Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today welcomed the $3 million of Government funding for two studies that aims to reduce the debilitating symptoms attributed to tick bites.
“Tick bites are common on the North Coast and can have long-lasting and
December 13th, 2018
Money is continuing to flow into the Clarence from the NSW Government’s Regional Growth Fund, with the latest beneficiary the much-loved Lawrence Museum.
Clarence Nationals MP Chris Gulaptis today announced a funding injection of $186,150
to upgrade accessibility and building infrastructure at the historic mus
November 23rd, 2018
New building and learning areas for students at Rainbow Ridge Steiner School
Students at Rainbow Ridge Steiner School at Lillian Rock will benefit from the refurbished general learning areas and new administration building, the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said today as he officially opened the new facilities.
November 19th, 2018
Kevin Hogan calls for a Royal Commission
Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan is calling for a Royal Commission with terms of reference covering the alleged misuse of market power by Australia’s supermarkets, and petrol retailing in Australia.
“I will be moving a Notice of Motion in Parliament next week calli
November 18th, 2018
Kevin Hogan grant for new Surf Lifesaver Rescue Jetski
Surf lifesavers will be able to more quickly respond to swimmers in distress this coming summer after the Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan announced a grant for the purchase of a Rescue Jetski by Surf Life Saving Far North Coast.
“Our volunteer lifesavers
November 14th, 2018
More Aged Care beds and more jobs
Nearly 100 construction jobs and 15 skilled permanent local jobs are to be created in Kyogle thanks to more than $4.7 million in Federal Government grants, Federal Member for Page, Kevin Hogan said.
“The Whiddon Group came to me concerned that their Aged Care Facility would not b
November 12th, 2018
Regional University hub for students
The Federal Government’s funding of a Regional Study Hub in the Clarence Valley is a major win for students and the local community, Member for Page, Kevin Hogan said.
Mr Hogan said the Government was providing $880,000 to support Country Universities Centre, Clarence Valley e
November 7th, 2018
MEGA MILESTONE FOR WOOLGOOLGA TO BALLINA PACIFIC HIGHWAY UPGRADE
The final link in the Pacific Highway upgrade is in its peak construction period, with more than 3300 jobs being delivered to finish the final stage of the project.
Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight, Melinda Pavey was joined by Federal Member f