Rebuilding Rappville

Rappville was devastated by the Black Summer bushfires. More than 50 homes were destroyed, lives were lost, and livelihoods were shattered. It is an incredibly resilient community.   Richmond Valley Council received over $1.4 million in Federal Government grants to assist with bushfire recovery. Council allocated $500,000 of this to rebuild Rappville Community Hall. BizRebuild,…

Commemorating Anzac Day 2021

For what they have done this we will do — the simple reason all Australians must ensure the legacy of commemoration continues this Anzac Day.   Federal Member for Page Kevin Hogan is encouraging everyone to commemorate Anzac Day in 2021 in a respectful and meaningful way.   “Anzac Day is the most sacred day…

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…