Northern Rivers Echo: July 27 2017

It was great to attend the opening of the Southern Cross Enterprise Lab at the University this week.  The new Enterprise Labs sits alongside the $14 million Centre of Co-operative Excellence at SCU that I announced last year. I would like to congratulate the State Government and Thomas for funding the Enterprise Labs and Thomas.…

Yamba’s new roundabout has calming effect

Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today inspected Yamba’s new Federal Government funded roundabout at the intersection of River and Coldstream streets. “This is a great outcome for the community. Not only does the new roundabout ensure traffic moves smoothly, it also stops people speeding down River Street. “The Federal Government gave Clarence Council almost…

Northern Rivers Echo Column: July 20 2017

Last week I was joined by Senator Nigel Scullion to announce funding of $1.7 million to reduce family violence. This money will also support youths in our community. The funding will deliver a safe and trauma-informed service to reduce family violence. It will work with men to encourage behavioural change, including through cognitive behavioural therapy.…

Million dollar boost for Lismore Baseball

  Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan was joined today by State Member for Lismore Thomas George to announce $1 million dollars in funding to upgrade, revitalise and construct new infrastructure at the Albert Park Baseball Complex. “It is great that we are able to recognise today the strong role that baseball plays in Lismore.…

Northern Rivers Echo Column: July 6, 2017

It was great to attend the 70th anniversary dinner for the East Lismore Hockey Club on the weekend. They are a wonderful club with much reason to celebrate. I would like to acknowledge the night’s organisers Tracey Drew, Judy Mallett, Janelle Pitman and Jim Savin. Thanks also to the club’s executive: president Chris Clark, secretary…