NBN rolls into Bagotville

Federal member for Page Kevin Hogan said the Government’s efforts to speed up the NBN rollout are paying off for residents and businesses in Bagotville and surrounds as work begins to connect hundreds of premises to the National Broadband Network. Fixed wireless construction has just begun to connect 158 premises in Bagotville. It is expected…

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Applications to upskill youth now open

Federal member for Page Kevin Hogan today said businesses and community organisations in the Northern Rivers can now apply for support to boost the skills of youth under youth stream pilot programmes through the Industry Skills Fund. The Training for Employment Scholarships and Youth Employment Pathways are new ways of delivering skilled young employees to…

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Hogan saves Kurrachee Cooperative Society

Federal member for Page Kevin Hogan visited the Aboriginal Kurrachee Co-operative Society today (Monday) to discuss its programmes after he successfully got a debt waived which threatened the viability of the Co-op and its services. Kurrachee Co-operative Society, which provides housing, employment and associated services to Coraki’s Indigenous community, received a $275,000 grant from the…

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$13.7 million boost in primary care for Indigenous communities in Page

Federal member for Page Kevin Hogan said Indigenous communities across the Northern Rivers and Clarence Valley will benefit from a $13.7 million investment in primary and preventable health care as part of the Federal Government’s ongoing commitment to closing the gap. Mr Hogan announced today Bulgarr Ngaru Medical Aboriginal Corporation in Grafton and Ballina-based Bullinah…

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