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Start Strong: Backing Children on the North Coast

More children on the North Coast will have access to high quality early childhood education with the following services receiving grants to upgrade their services:   Byron Bay Preschool Lismore Preschool Goonellabah Preschool Ngallingnee Jarjum Tabulam & District...

Have your say on the Crown Land Community Engagement Strategy

Local Crown land managers, tenure holders, trusts, councils and the wider Ballina community are being invited to have their say on the draft Community Engagement Strategy for Crown land. Parliamentary Secretary for Northern NSW Ben Franklin MLC said community and...

Red Devils receive government support

Parliamentary Secretary for Northern NSW Ben Franklin today announced $20,000 in funding for the Byron Bay Red Devils Rugby League Club to assist the Club in refurbishing infrastructure on the Club grounds. Mr Franklin said the Red Devils are a wonderful community...

Double up for Ballina Surf Club

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian today announced the NSW Government would double its contribution to the upgrade of the Ballina Lighthouse & Lismore Surf Life Saving Club. After touring the community facility with Parliamentary Secretary for Northern NSW Ben Franklin...

Northern Rivers grandcarers get extra help for back to school time

The NSW Government is lending a hand to “grandcarers” across the Northern Rivers, ensuring the school age children they care for have the right support and materials when they head off to school. The Back to School Program, which is run by the Northern Rivers...

Meals on Wheels receives Government support

The NSW Government has approved a grant for $32,000 to support the upgrade of cool room facilities at Ballina Shire Meals on Wheels. Parliamentary Secretary for Northern NSW Ben Franklin said that financial assistance from the Government would allow Meals on Wheels to...

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