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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...

Critical Works to Ensure Darling Flows

Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW John Barilaro, and Member for Murray Austin Evans, today said new works were underway to install emergency block banks on the Lower Darling to ensure critical water supply later this year. Mr Barilaro said the Government...

Nominate our Local Woman of the Year

Murray electorate residents are being encouraged to highlight brilliant women in their community, with nominations now open for the 2019 NSW Women of the Year Awards. Member for Murray Austin Evans said the Awards recognise women who have demonstrated excellence in...

Organics Infrastructure Grants Program

Member for Murray Austin Evans said the NSW Government has opened the Organics Infrastructure grants program, with grants of up to $3 million available to reuse and recycle food and garden waste. Applications are now open to councils, waste companies and...

Applications for Water Safety Grants Open

 Member for Murray Austin Evans is encouraging local organisations with water safety initiatives to apply for state government funding to help prevent drowning deaths in the community. Mr Evans said applications are now open and it’s a great opportunity to secure...

Local Sport Grant Program Now Open

Member for Murray Austin Evans is encouraging local sports organisations to apply for the latest round of funding under the NSW Government’s Local Sport Grant Program. Mr Evans said $4.6 million was now available across the state for upgrading or creating new sports...

Making It Easier to do Business in Leeton and Murrumbidgee Shires

Member for Murray Austin Evans today said businesspeople in the Leeton and Murrumbidgee Shires can now set up a café, restaurant or small bar in less than 90 days, with the local Council ‘going live’ with the NSW Government’s Easy to do Business program. Mr Evans said...

New Facilities at Leeton’s Ovals Complex

Game goers will soon notice a second kiosk and ticket box at Leeton’s ovals complex thanks to a $125,000 NSW Government grant. Member for Murray Austin Evans said the project would see improvements to the amenities of Leeton’s main sporting hub, which is used for...