Regional Express (Rex) restart local flights

Regional Express (Rex) has announced it will restart regional services in Grafton, Lismore and Ballina. This is due to the Regional Airline Network Support (RANS) program, funded by the Federal Government.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said the program provides assistance to maintain a minimal weekly schedule to regional areas.   “Rex was…

DROUGHT AND FIRE ASSISTANCE

DROUGHT AND FIRE ASSISTANCE As our community continues to face challenges with both the drought and fires, I want to ensure everyone in is aware of the assistance that is available. You, or you may know of a neighbour or friend who could benefit from this information. Farmers and small businesses that have been hit by…

Major Upgrade of Grafton Riverside Precinct

The Riverside at Grafton will undergo a major revitalisation that will make it a tourism hub, Federal Member for Page, Kevin Hogan said. “The Government has promised $6.5 million to upgrade Grafton’s Riverside Precinct,” Mr Hogan said. “The main focus area will be the 3 kilometre stretch of waterfront extending from Queen Street in the…

Recognising our Local Sporting Champions

Will 14-year-olds Jamie Plunkett and Toby Campbell be the next Alicia Coutts and James Magnussen and will 16-year-old Hanna Tait and 15-year-old Krystal McMahon be the next Sally Pearson or Cathy Freeman? Could 16-year olds Jake Lambeth and Tyler Gaddes play for the Australian Men’s Hockey Team, the Kookaburras? And perhaps 14-year-old Harriett Irving could…

Regional University hub for students

The Federal Government’s funding of a Regional Study Hub in the Clarence Valley is a major win for students and the local community, Member for Page, Kevin Hogan said. Mr Hogan said the Government was providing $880,000 to support Country Universities Centre, Clarence Valley establish a community-owned Regional Study Hub. This is on top of…