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UPDATED RECREATIONAL FISHING RULES FOR BARWON

Thursday, 18 September 2014

Member for Barwon, Kevin Humphries has today welcomed changes to recreational fishing rules in NSW, announced by Minister for Primary Industries Katrina Hodgkinson.

Mr Humphries said the changes have been made following extensive consultation and taking into account feedback from thousands of recreational fishers.

“The NSW Government released a discussion paper with 43 proposals for recreational saltwater and freshwater fishing between May and August 2013, which resulted in 5,440 submissions and more than 30,000 comments,” he said.

CROWN RESERVE FUNDS ON OFFER FOR BARWON ELECTORATE

Thursday, 18 September 2014

Member for Barwon and Minister for Natural Resources, Lands and Water, Kevin Humphries has invited local Crown reserve managers to submit their applications for the $18.7 million in funding being made available under the second round of the Public Reserves Management Fund Program (PRMFP).

Mr Humphries said grants and loans are available under the PRMFP for a wide range of improvements to Crown reserves, including caravan parks, local parks and reserves, state parks and showgrounds.

COONAMBLE COUNCIL SET TO BECOME MORE SMALL BUSINESS FRIENDLY

Thursday, 18 September 2014

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries has congratulated Coonamble Shire Council for taking part in a new initiative being driven by the NSW Government to improve relationships with local small businesses.

The Small Business Friendly Councils (SBFC) Program aims to increase the number of NSW councils working proactively with the small business sector.

Councils in the SBFC Program must make five key commitments, including:

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Last week I was pleased to oversee the passage of the Water Management Act 2000 Amendment Bill 2014 through the NSW Parliament.  The legislation...

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A very happy Father’s Day for yesterday to all the fathers in the Barwon region.  I hope that you had the chance to put your feet up for the day and spend some quality time with family and friends.

 

I was saddened to hear that the old Cascades building was damaged by fire over the weekend.  Linda and I have many fond memories of the theatre and restaurant as I’m sure do many of you.  It held a place in the Moree community for many years and we are sorry to see it go this way.

 

Moree Electorate Office

Phone: (02) 6752 5002
Facsimile: (02) 6752 6102

Postal Address
161 Balo Street
PO Box 958
Moree NSW 2400

 

Cobar Electorate Office

Phone: (02) 6836 3722
Facsimile: (02) 6836 3811

Postal Address
11 Barton Street
PO Box 99
Cobar NSW 2835