Kyogle Council received a $1.3 million Federal Government grant to assist with bushfire recovery. Council has distributed this through various businesses and community organisations.
Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan has announced some of the recipients in Tabulam.
Mr Hogan said the funds were provided to Council to assist with the local-led recovery efforts.
“The recent bushfires devastated our community and it is important we rebuild together.” He said.
“This funding will provide much needed economic stimulus to our businesses and organisations.”
“I would like to congratulate Kyogle Council on the way they have distributed the money.”
Recipients in Tabulam include:
- $25,000 to Tabulam Campdraft for a new amenities building at Tabulam Racecourse.
- $5,000 to Tabulam News to pay for fuel for locals and visitors, and to stay open.
- $5,000 to Tabulam Hotel to pay bills to keep business open.