North Coast Nationals applaud end of CSG on North Coast

The five North Coast Nationals have applauded NSW Deputy Premier Troy Grant’s declaration to stop all CSG activity on the North Coast. Mr Grant said on Friday morning before the NSW Nationals state conference that the seven current Northern Rivers mining licences should be reduced to zero through the Coalition’s buyback scheme. “I support the…

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Secure funding for Heartfelt House

Federal member for Page Kevin Hogan today announced $300,000 in funding for Heartfelt House to continue offering its wide range of services to adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse, including its 18-week Taking the First Steps program. Funding for the Alstonville-based was due to run out on June 30. However, Mr Hogan has now secured…

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Northern Rivers and Clarence Valley to have their say on Country of Origin Food Labelling

Federal member for Page Kevin Hogan said the Northern Rivers and Clarence Valley can have their say on what they want in clearer country of origin food labelling in an online survey that will help design the Australian Government’s new labelling system. The Government has been consulting with industry – including growers, processors and retailers…

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Funding for Sporting Schools now open

Federal member for Page Kevin Hogan said sporting opportunities for children in the Northern Rivers and Clarence Valley were set to expand now that our local primary schools could apply for funding through the Federal Government’s $100 million Sporting Schools programme. He said the before, during and after-school hours sporting programme is designed to deliver…

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