Heartland Magazine Issue 27, News and Events NSW Northern Rivers, Advertising NSW

Category: NSW State Government

News NSW State Government

LISMORE ONE STEP CLOSER TO FLOOD FREE FUTURE

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

NSW SES NORTHERN SANDBAGS AVAILABLE IN PREPERATION FOR CYCLONE OMA

February 22nd, 2019
SANDBAGS AVAILABLE IN PREPERATION FOR CYCLONE OMA As the Northern Rivers continues to prepare for the effects of Tropical Cyclone Oma residents in the Tweed and Byron Shire Local Government Areas are being notified they are able to access sandbags to help in protecting their property. A Severe Weather Warning has bee

Cyclone Oma Prompts Severe Weather Warning

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

Go4Fun gives kids an active, healthy start to the year

January 21st, 2019
Go4Fun gives kids an active, healthy start to the year As families start preparing school uniforms and backpacks ready for going back to school, now is a good time to think about how to give kids a positive start to their school year. We all want our kids to be healthy, happy and active, but the common habits

NORPA TO TAKE CENTRE STAGE FOR PERFORMING ARTS

January 11th, 2019
NORPA TO TAKE CENTRE STAGE FOR PERFROMING ARTS Member for Lismore Thomas George and Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW John Barilaro and Nationals candidate for Lismore Austin Curtin have announced the Northern Rivers Performing Arts Centre(NORPA) has successfully secured $1.116 million as part of the sec

Second hay run heads to Collarenebri

November 9th, 2018
Second hay run heads to Collarenebri ONE hundred and twenty bales of hay will be heading west tomorrow, making their way to drought-stricken farmers in and around Collarenebri. This is the second drought convoy undertaken by Richmond Valley Council in partnership with local businesses. In August Richmond Valley, Ky

NSW Northern Rivers News CORAKI WINS 2018 HEALTHY TOWN CHALLENGE

November 8th, 2018
CORAKI WINS 2018 HEALTHY TOWN CHALLENGE The community of Coraki has taken out the title of the year’s healthiest town, Clarence MP Chris Gulaptis has announced. Mr Gulaptis said he was pleased to announce that Coraki, located in the heart of the Richmond Valley has won the Healthy Town Challenge, an initiative of

FUNDING BOOST FOR KEY COMMUNITY PROJECTS AT WOODBURN AND CORAKI

November 8th, 2018
FUNDING BOOST FOR KEY COMMUNITY PROJECTS AT WOODBURN AND CORAKI Richmond Valley Council has welcomed $745,543 in funding from the NSW Government which will go towards the enhancement of sporting facilities at Woodburn’s recreation oval and further upgrades to the popular riverside precinct as well as the revitalisat

MEGA MILESTONE FOR WOOLGOOLGA TO BALLINA PACIFIC HIGHWAY UPGRADE

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

CHRIS GULAPTIS WELCOMES VISIT BY NSW PREMIER TO CLARENCE VALLEY

November 3rd, 2018
CHRIS GULAPTIS WELCOMES VISIT BY NSW PREMIER TO CLARENCE VALLEY Clarence Nationals MP Chris Gulaptis said he was excited to have NSW Premier, Gladys Berejiklian visit the Clarence Valley on Saturday to not only announce funding for a new helipad at Maclean Hospital, but to soak up the atmosphere of Grafton’s Jacaran

NEW HOSPITAL HELIPAD FOR NORTHERN NSW

November 3rd, 2018
NEW HOSPITAL HELIPAD FOR NORTHERN NSW Residents in Northern NSW will benefit from a new $750,000 helipad at Maclean District Hospital announced today, ensuring the rapid transfer of patients to hospitals. Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Member for Clarence Chris Gulaptis said the new helipad would be delivered in th

DELIVERING POWER BILL RELIEF FOR NORTH COAST HOUSEHOLDS

September 28th, 2018
DELIVERING POWER BILL RELIEF FOR NORTH COAST HOUSEHOLDS The NSW Government has announced $15 million in clean energy funding for a new solar program aimed at saving low-income households hundreds of dollars each year on their power bills. North Coast Nationals MPs Chris Gulaptis, Thomas George, Ben Franklin and Geo

POP THE QUESTION: R U OK? DAY IS THURSDAY 13 SEPTEMBER

August 30th, 2018
POP THE QUESTION: R U OK DAY IS THURSDAY 13 SEPTEMBER Sadly, depression and despair are no strangers to the Clarence and Richmond Valleys and that is why Clarence Nationals MP Chris Gulaptis is encouraging locals to pop the question on R U OK Day, Thursday 13 September. “We have made strong progress on mental hea

RECORD FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR CLARENCE AND RICHMOND VALLEY LIBRARIES

August 29th, 2018
RECORD FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR CLARENCE AND RICHMOND VALLEY LIBRARIES A new record $60 million investment from the NSW Liberals and Nationals Government in public libraries is terrific news for the Clarence and Richmond Valleys, according to Clarence Nationals MP Chris Gulaptis. “Both Councils had been seeking extr