LABOR TO INVEST $20 MILLION IN NEW ART GALLERY AT BUNDANON

A Shorten Labor Government will invest $20 million to see the vision of Arthur and Yvonne Boyd brought to life, building a South Coast art gallery more than two decades in the making. Continue reading

LABOR WILL FUND KEY LISMORE PROJECTS

A Shorten Labor Government will honour recently announced regional grants for two major projects in Lismore, providing certainty for the community that work can commence as soon as possible. Continue reading

LABOR WILL FIX MOBILE BLACK SPOTS ALONG SUMMERLAND WAY

Labor’s Regional Communications Spokesperson, Stephen Jones, and Labor Candidate for Page, Patrick Deegan today announced that Labor will provide up to $2 million in essential funding to help fix mobile blackspots along the Summerland Way. Continue reading

NEW FUNDING AN ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF PAST NATIONAL PARTY FAILURES

Labor welcomes the additional regional communications funding announced by Minister for Regional Communications today, but says that it is also an acknowledgement that despite the billions spent by the Coalition on their second-rate copper NBN, that further investment is needed. Continue reading

LABOR WILL FIX MOBILE BLACK SPOTS ALONG PRINCES HIGHWAY

Labor’s Regional Communications Spokesperson, Stephen Jones, and Labor Candidate for Gilmore, Fiona Phillips today announced that Labor will provide up to $2 million in essential funding to help fix mobile blackspots along the Princes Highway. Continue reading

LABOR TO REBUILD MOORE PARK SLSC CLUBHOUSE

A Shorten Labor Government will provide $900,000 towards rebuilding the Moore Park Surf Life Saving Clubhouse. Continue reading

RURAL AND REGIONAL UNI EDUCATION GETS A BIG BOOST FROM LABOR

Labor will take strong action to ensure city kids and country kids have the same opportunity to get a uni education. Continue reading

LABOR’S ‘FAIR GO WEEK’ FOR LOCAL UNI STUDENTS

An extra 3300 locals will be able to get a university education under a Shorten-Labor Government. Continue reading

LABOR DELIVERS FUNDING TO UPGRADE IAN MCLENNAN PARK

Member for Whitlam Stephen Jones has delivered funding to help Ian McLennan Park will get a much needed upgrade to its amenities. Continue reading

LIBERALS SHAFT STEEL RECOMMENDATIONS

The Liberals have given up on the steel industry, today announcing that they do not support developing an Australian steel policy, responding to the Senate Economics References Committee Report: Australia’s steel industry: forging ahead, by not accepting any of the committee’s 28 recommendations.   Continue reading