Supporting our Volunteers

Volunteers are central to so many local organisations and provide important services in our community. It is important to support the efforts of these organisations and the individuals that allow them to function.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today announced funding for two groups to allow them to continue and grow their operations.…

Supporting our Volunteers

Volunteers are central to so many local organisations and provide important services in our community. It is important to support the efforts of these organisations and the individuals that allow them to function.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today announced funding for two groups to allow them to continue and grow their operations.…

Recognising our Local Sporting Champions

Could 12-year old Maison Simmons be the next Ricky Ponting when it comes to cricket?   Perhaps 17-year old Koorie-Rose Reilly and 13-year old William Tait could win Olympic Gold in athletics, whilst 16-year old Harriett Irving wins the Olympic triathlon?   Will 14-year old Jack Leeson and 16-year old Toby Campbell be the next…

Fitness is key at Bonalbo Central School

Bonalbo Central School would like to install outdoor fitness equipment. This would provide physical exercise opportunities for students, staff and community members.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today announced $16,000 to assist with this project.   Mr Hogan said it was important our small rural schools have the same opportunities as those in…

New plan will boost Richmond Valley tourism

Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today joined Richmond Valley Council Mayor Robert Mustow to announce $20,000 to develop a destination management plan for 2021-2025.    The plan will focus on renewed tourism planning as part of the rebuilding and renewal following the bushfires.     Mr Hogan said the plan would outline a clear strategy for the Richmond Valley…

Important boost for local pecan industry

The Australian Pecan Association (APA) is a key industry body for pecan farmers. It is based in Lismore and represents growers from across the country.    Each year, APA host events and information sessions to connect members and industry stakeholders. They want to focus their attention on drought and market resilience.     Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today announced a…

Kevin Hogan announces funding for Green Innovation Awards

The Northern Rivers Green Innovation Awards acknowledge sustainable school projects from local students.    They were founded by local chiropractor Dr Bridie Cullinane to encourage students to think sustainably.      Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today announced a $19,500 grant to expand the awards.     “This funding will allow 2021 entrants to be mentored by experts to further develop their projects,” Mr Hogan said.    “Wyrallah Road Public School won the…