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Austin Evans MP says thanks to our extraordinary seniors

Member for Murray Austin Evans today recognised 14 Murray locals in the 2019 NSW Seniors Local Achievement Award program. “I want to congratulate the recipients of the 2019 NSW Seniors Local Achievement Awards and say thank you to all of the seniors who make...

Finley Showground changerooms and kiosk set for reburbishment

Member for Murray Austin Evans has welcomed $100,000 in NSW Government funding for the refurbishment of the change rooms and kiosk at Finley Showgrounds. Mr Evans said the project will include refurbishments to the change rooms that will enhance the comfort and safety...

Work well underway on Griffith Base Hospital

The $224 million Griffith Base Hospital redevelopment has reached another milestone with the announcement that Project Coordination (Australia) Pty Ltd, a privately owned Australian construction and management firm, has been appointed as the builders for Stage 1...

Funding available for crown reserves

Managers of parks, showgrounds, and other Crown lands in NSW are encouraged to apply for the next round of the NSW Government’s Crown Reserve Improvement Fund. Member for Murray Austin Evans encouraged land managers to take advantage of the fund, which has invested...

Local volunteer recognised for 10 years of community service

Member for Murray Austin Evans has congratulated local community volunteer, Gary Punch who was recognised by the NSW Government for his work in managing local Crown reserves. Mr Evans said he was pleased to formally recognise Mr Punch for his dedication and more than...

Local tourism offerings celebrated in new Riverina campaign

Local tourism attractions and operators will be showcased in a new tourism marketing campaign aimed at increasing awareness and promoting overnight travel to the Riverina. Co-funded by the NSW Government, Destination Riverina Murray, as well as Griffith City Council,...

New help with power bills for self-funded retirees

For the first time, around 130,000 self-funded retirees will be able to claim $200 a year to help with their power bills, thanks to a new initiative from the NSW Nationals in government, aimed at taking cost of living pressure off our seniors. Member for Murray Austin...

Roads funding for Balranald Shire Council – Drought Relief

Balranald Shire Council will receive much needed funds to support the increased movement of stock, feed and water as part of the drought relief package from the NSW Government. Member for Murray Austin Evans said Balranald Shire Council will use the NSW Government...