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Apply for funding for events in the first NSW Women’s Week

Member for Murray Austin Evans today called on local government and not-for-profit community organisations to apply for a share of $100,000 to hold events in the week of 2019 International Women’s Day to celebrate local women and girls. Women’s health, social and...

Show a Carer You Care

Member for Murray Austin Evans has commended all carers in the region for their remarkable contributions to the local community as part of National Carers Week from 14 to 20 October. “National Carers Week is all about saying thanks. Let’s take a moment to thank carers...

Greater access to drought support

The NSW Government has today announced it is making it easier for farmers and their families to access the Drought Transport Subsidies and the Drought Assistance Fund by relaxing the gross off-farm asset test. Member for Murray Austin Evans said the current criteria...

Grants For New Approaches to Healthy Inland Rivers

Member for Murray Austin Evans said new funding of $10 million in Environmental Trust grants will be available for groups to apply new approaches to integrated river management across the state. Mr Evans said the program has been designed to empower communities to...

$10 million NSW Government grant for Griffith Regional Sports Precinct

Member for Murray Austin Evans today announced a $10 million NSW Government grant that will see Griffith’s sport precinct transformed into a first-class regional training and sports facility. Mr Evans said the NSW Government Regional Sports Infrastructure Fund grant...

Incubator Event fund open for events in Murray

Member for Murray Austin Evans is calling for organisers of all new events planned to be held in Murray from January to June next year, to apply for grants of up to $20,000 to help attract more visitors and boost local economies. Mr Evans said the 2019 Incubator Event...

Murray Commemorates Centenary of ANZAC

The NSW Liberals & Nationals have honoured soldiers from across the Murray region with additional community grants for local war memorials and commemoration projects. Minister for Veterans Affairs David Elliott and Member for Murray Austin Evans today met with local...