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Long Serving MIA District RFS Volunteers Honoured

Member for Murray Austin Evans and NSW RFS Commissioner Shane Fitzsimmons AFSM presented NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) volunteers from across the MIA District with 54 Long Service Medals recognising their longstanding commitment to the local community at a special...

New Finley Emergency Department opens

Member for Murray Austin Evans officially opened the $1 million Finley Hospital Emergency Department (ED) today. “This is a fantastic day for the community as we cut the ribbon on this important upgrade for the hospital,” Mr Evans said. “The upgrade includes a main...

New School Zones to keep Kids Safer

Member for Murray Austin Evans said two new school zones are now in operation to provide additional safe crossing opportunities for school students at Tharbogang Public School and Wade High School. “The safety of all students is paramount and these new School zones...

Animals about! Be aware on the road during the drought

Motorists are being warned they face a greater risk of animal strikes after reports of increased numbers of wildlife and livestock taking to the roads in search of food and water. Member for Murray Austin Evans said wildlife, particularly kangaroos and wallabies, are...

NSW Government attracting business investment in Murray

Member for Murray Austin Evans has welcomed the NSW Government’s landmark business incentive and support package that will ignite investment and create jobs in regional NSW. Mr Evans said the Investment Attraction Package for Regional NSW would boost the number of...

Griffith Ambulance Station nears completion

Member for Murray Austin Evans has announced main works have been completed at the new Griffith Ambulance Station, with the carefully managed fit-out and operational commissioning phase to get underway shortly. Mr Evans said this is a significant milestone in the NSW...

Fresh Greens for Wentworth Sporting Complex Golf Club

Finley Hospital’s Emergency Department (ED) upgrade is one step closer with a sod turning ceremony on Thursday 26 April 2018 at 11am. Member for Murray Austin Evans said the upgrade and streamlining of work spaces will greatly enhance the ability of local doctors,...

Murray groups get funding boost – Crown Reserves Improvement Fund

Six Murray organisations will benefit from a share in $580,000 in grants thanks to the NSW Government’s Crown Reserves Improvement Fund. Member for Murray Austin Evans said the funding would support the hard work of local groups. “It is great to see such a significant...