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Back to the Racetrack Grants

Member for Murray Austin Evans is encouraging this region’s racing clubs to apply for a share in $400,000 for projects that build stronger links with local communities as part of the NSW Government’s new Back to the Track Regional Racing Grants. Mr Evans said the new...

Let’s Celebrate Our Seniors

Member for Murray Austin Evans is calling on local organisations to apply for a share of $200,000 to host events that encourage older people to join or feature in 2019 NSW Seniors Festival events and activities. Mr Evans said applications are open for Seniors Festival...

Making Our Region a Safer Place to Live

Member for Murray Austin Evans is encouraging local businesses and community groups in the Murray electorate to share their crime prevention ideas and apply for up to $250,000 in NSW Government funding. Mr Evans said more than $2.6 million is available as part of the...

Tourists encouraged to take Road Trip to Our Region

  Member for Murray Austin Evans said the ‘Discover More’ Road Trips program, developed by the State’s tourism and major events agency Destination NSW, promotes 15 multi-stop drive itineraries via visitnsw.com, taking visitors through more than 150 regional NSW...

Grants Funding Open to Organisations in Our Region

Member for Murray Austin Evans is encouraging community organisations looking to build new or upgrade current facilities to apply for funding from the NSW Government’s Infrastructure Grants program. Mr Evans said applications could be submitted for sport and...

Regional Strategic Pest Animal Management Plans Under Way

A new plan to reduce the impact of pest animals in our region has begun effective 1 July, one of eleven new Regional Strategic Pest Animal Management Plans tackling the devastating effects of pest animals across the state. The new plan is the result of local community...

Funding Available to Save Threatened Species

Member for Murray Austin Evans has encouraged the community to apply for grants to help save threatened native wild life in the region. The NSW Government has put $9 million on the table to deliver more local projects.   Mr Evans said saving threatened species can be...

ANZAC Ambassadors Program

Member for Murray Austin Evans welcomed the launch of the 2018 ClubsNSW Anzac Ambassadors Program program and is encouraging local high school students to take part in the essay competition. “I encourage students from across the Murray electorate to apply for the...

Major Upgrade for Sewerage Works in Wentworth Shire

Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW John Barilaro and the Member for Murray Austin Evans today toured the Wentworth Sewerage and Riverfront Development site where work will soon commence on a $4.25 million sewerage upgrade. Mr Barilaro said the funding will...