ROUND 3 - STRONGER COMMUNITIES GRANTS

$150,000 is available in Whitlam electorate for small capital projects that improve local community participation and contribute to vibrant and viable communities through the Stronger Communities Grants.  Grants of between $2,500 and $20,000 will be available in Round 3 for projects like the Dapto Poultry Club and Albion Park Community Garden.     Continue reading

INCREASE IN DATA CAP FOR SKYMUSTER CUSTOMERS

Shadow Minister for Regional Communications, Stephen Jones MP today welcomed the announcement by NBN of the data increase for NBN Sky Muster customers.  Until now NBN Sky Muster customers have been paying the same price for a fraction of the service they receive.  Increasing the data cap is a welcome improvement but it doesn't address many of the other issues plaguing Sky Muster and the total lack of transparency by NBN.     Continue reading

SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY GRANTS NOW OPEN

Community groups and schools are encouraged to apply for a number of Grants that are now open.  Information about these Grants can be found on the Australian Government's website at the Community Grants Hub   Continue reading

REGIONAL CUSTOMERS PAYING EXTORTIONATE PRICES FOR NBN UPGRADES

Labor’s Spokesperson for Regional Services Stephen Jones says consumers in regional communities are being forced to pay extortionate prices for upgrades to NBN services. Continue reading

WE CAN’T GIVE UP ON FUNDING BOOST FOR GILMORE

The axing of the motorsports complex at Yerriyong is an incredibly disappointing result for the region, but not an unexpected result.  Continue reading