Clarence Valley jobs boom on the way

Federal member for Page Kevin Hogan has welcome employment projections that reveal 8500 new jobs will be created in the Grafton/Coffs Harbour area over the next five years. “This is fantastic news for our job seekers and families,” he said. “This is a 13.2% increase in jobs over the next five years which is the…

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China deal is great for local jobs and economy

Federal member for Page Kevin Hogan today welcomed the signing of the historic Free Trade Agreement with China – our largest trading partner – which will deliver significant benefits for both the Northern Rivers and Clarence Valley. “This is an outstanding agreement, which will translate into greater local economic growth, higher living standards and jobs,…

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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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