Funding now open to help Northern Rivers and Coffs Coast experience our national heritage

Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan is encouraging community groups across the Northern Rivers and Coffs Coast to apply for more than $330,000 in funding through the Coalition Government’s Community Heritage and Icons Grants program. Grants of between $2,500 and $10,000 are available to support community engagement and awareness raising activities that promote places on…

Australia’s first National Rural Health Commissioner: The champion of regional and rural health reform

  Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan has welcomed the appointment of the country’s first National Rural Health Commissioner.  He said the Commissioner will be an independent and high-profile advocate for regional, and is part of important reforms to regional and rural health in Australia.  “The people of regional an rural Australia are the heart…

National Vaccination Program Expanded

Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today welcomed news seventy-year-old Australians can now get the shingles vaccine for free. He said the shingles vaccine will be free to eligible people, with a catch-up program available for adults aged 71 to 79 years. “This new National Shingles Vaccination Program is an important reminder that vaccinations don’t…

Removing barriers to get into university

Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said local students are set to benefit from a new Coalition Government grant to Southern Cross University. Mr Hogan said SCU will receive $3.5 million this year and about $3 million next year to run programs that support students from disadvantaged backgrounds. “We’re delivering extra funding for Southern Cross…