Recognising our Local Sporting Champions

Could 12-year old Lincoln Chambers one day win Olympic Gold for athletics?   Perhaps 13-year old Ruby Dykstra will represent Australia in an international Pony Club competition?   Will 15-year old Jemimah Andrews one day play for the Australian Diamonds Netball Team?   Only time will tell, but Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan is…

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…

Upgrade of Kyogle Golf Club putting area

Kyogle Golf Club wanted to upgrade the putting area on the course. This would allow them to hold putting competitions and attract more golfers to the Club.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan secured funding and today inspected the completed project.   “It is fantastic to see this finished project today,” Mr Hogan said.…

Mallanganee Bushfire Recovery

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 Mallanganee.   Mr Hogan said the funds were provided to Council to assist with the local-led recovery…

Bonalbo Bushfire Recovery

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 today announced some of the recipients in Bonalbo.   Mr Hogan said the funds were provided to Council to assist with the local-led recovery…

Tabulam Bushfire Recovery

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…

Drought relief approved for Richmond Valley Council

Richmond Valley Council received a $1 million Federal Government grant to assist with drought relief. Council used this to support important community infrastructure.    Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan today joined Mayor Robert Mustow to officially announce the projects.     Mr Hogan said the funds were provided to Council to assist with local-led recovery efforts.    “The drought devastated our community and it is important we recover together.” He said.    “I would like to congratulate Richmond Valley Council on the way they…

Helping dairy farmers lower their power bills

The Federal Government is helping dairy farmers lower their power bills. Dairy farmers can now apply for grants that will support them to make their energy use more efficient.    Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan said up to $20,000 is available for a dairy farming business to upgrade equipment to reduce energy consumption.    “Energy use in milk cooling, milk harvesting and hot water production is one…