Wardell and Pimlico Halls Upgrade

Community Halls are important spaces in our community. Wardell and Pimlico Halls need to make improvements to their facility to make it safer and compliant with building standards.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan has announced $70,000 to complete the upgrades.   “This funding will allow for various repairs and improvements at Pimlico Hall,…

32 Extra Aged Care Spots for Kyogle

Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today officially opened the $12 million extension of Kyogle’s Whiddon Group Aged Care Facility Extension.   “With this extension, over 60 of our locals will be able to stay in the area, closer to their home and their families,” Mr Hogan said.   “This upgrade has included the construction…

Unemployment rate falls to 5.8%

Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan has today welcomed the latest Australian job figures.   “The unemployment rate plunged from 6.3 per cent to 5.8 per cent in February, as the economy added 88,700 jobs in the month,” Mr Hogan said.   “Employment increased to 13,006,900 and is now only 1800 under its pre-COVID peak…

Safer and Stronger Australia

Australia is leading the world in fighting COVID-19 and our economy is one of the strongest globally. Last week Australia’s latest National Accounts were released and showed our recovery plan is working.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said our performance on both the health and the economic fronts is world-leading. “Real GDP increased…

Disaster assistance following recent storms

Disaster assistance has been made available for communities in response to severe storms which have caused widespread damage.   Assistance is being provided through the jointly funded Commonwealth-State Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements (DRFA).   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said that the community experienced major disruptions due to the heavy rainfall which caused significant…

New jobs as Macadamia Facility expands

Oneva Holdings is a local business that processes local food to create unique food products. They work with a range of local farmers and chefs to create their products.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today announced new funding for Oneva Holdings to upgrade their manufacturing equipment.   “This funding has been used to…

Upgrade of Riverview Park

Riverview Park in South Lismore is used by schools and community groups all year round, hosting sporting carnivals and events. It is an important community asset.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan secured a $60,000 Federal Government grant to construct a covered area with concrete flooring.   “This is great news for community groups…