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More relief for preschools in Murray

Parents in Murray struggling through tough drought conditions will have even more support to help their children attend preschool, thanks to an additional $2.6 million from the NSW Liberals & Nationals. Member for Murray Austin Evans welcomed the second round of the...

Park makes a splash as part of the Murray River Regional experience

Member for Murray Austin Evans together with Berrigan Shire Council Mayor Matthew Hannan today officially opened the Tocumwal Splash Park, which is part of the multi-million dollar riverbank upgrade along the Murray. Mr Evans said Tocumwal’s new splash park and play...

NSW Government bridging the gap for Maude

Maude residents will no longer have to contend with a troubled bridge over waters with the NSW Government today announcing $7.8 million from the Growing Local Economies fund for construction of a new Murrumbidgee River crossing. Deputy Premier and Minister for...

Perricoota Pop & Pour Festival to benefit from NSW Government funding

Member for Murray Austin Evans today announced that Perricoota Pop & Pour Festival will benefit from a $20,000 grant in NSW Government funding under Round Two of the 2019 Flagship Event Fund. Mr Evans said Perricoota Pop & Pour Festival is proving to be a very popular...

Funding for two bilingual workers in Griffith

Member for Murray Austin Evans today announced two funding grants totalling $10,000 for the Multicultural Council of Griffith Inc. Mr Evans said the funding will be used to employ two bilingual workers for the area, one to service the needs of the Italian community...

Austin Evans MP officially opens Griffith Ambulance Station

Austin Evans, Member for Murray visited Griffith ambulance station this morning alongside NSW Ambulance representatives, to celebrate in the official opening of the station. Mr Evans was given a tour of the station, which is a significant expansion of the previous...

NSW Government grant for Edward Public School

Member for Murray Austin Evans made the announcement in Deniliquin today that students at Edward Public School will soon have the opportunity to continue their interactive learning in the classroom thanks to a $16,000 grant from the NSW Government. Mr Evans said the...

Arts in Deniliquin receives two more NSW Government grants

Member for Murray Austin Evans has welcomed two separate funding grants for local arts organisations, while visiting Deniliquin today. Edward River Art Society will receive $55,020 in NSW Government funding to upgrade the existing screens used to hang artwork for...

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...