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Bexhill Public School is getting an upgrade

The families of Bexhill will benefit from the NSW Liberals & Nationals Government’s record investment in education, with an upgrade to Bexhill Public School announced today.

Coming Soon: Murwillumbah TAFE

Locals from Murwillimbah will soon have access to a broader range of TAFE courses with the new TAFE Connected Learning Centre nearing completion and set to open to later this month.

Culmaran Creek Road upgrade on time

Culmaran Creek Road at Mallangangee is currently receiving a $5 million upgrade, making way for more jobs and better access for businesses. Nationals Candidate for Lismore Austin Curtin and Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today inspected the works. “It’s terrific...

Northern Rivers Wildlife Hospital

Wildlife across the Northern Rivers could soon have greater care following an announcement by NSW Nationals candidate for Lismore, Austin Curtin, that a re-elected Liberals and Nationals Government will invest $135,000 into local wildlife projects. Mr Curtin said...

Busy intersection made safer

Traffic lights and intersection improvements on the Bruxner Highway in Lismore will be delivered by the NSW Nationals, easing congestion and improving safety for all road users.

More nurses for our hospitals

Communities across the Lismore electorate will benefit from Australia’s largest health workforce boost delivering 8300 more frontline staff to public hospitals in NSW.

Keeping our kids active

The hugely popular Active Kids program will be doubled this year with two $100 vouchers available in one calendar year to help families with the cost of living and encourage children to play more sport all year round. Nationals Candidate for Lismore Austin Curtin said...

Supporting farmers through LLS waiver

Landholders across NSW will start to receive their Local Land Services (LLS) rates notices in the mail but this year, there will be a welcome number – zero. The NSW Government’s Drought Relief Package, announced in 2018, included a special waiver for LLS rates for...

Extra bill relief with solar energy & battery roll out

Up to 300,000 households across regional NSW could save hundreds of dollars on their power bills thanks to a no-interest loan provided by the NSW Nationals in Government, to purchase solar-battery and battery systems. Nationals’ candidate for Lismore Austin Curtin...

Safer roads for Nimbin

Nationals Candidate for Lismore, Austin Curtin today joined local business owners and transport operators to announce $739,000 in vital road safety upgrades for Nimbin Road, Stoney Chute Road and Blue Knob Road. Mr Curtin said as one of the top tourist hot spots in...