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SAFE HOME FOR LIFE FOR CHILDREN IN BARWON

Thursday, 30 October 2014

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries has today welcomed the introduction of the NSW Government’s most important child protection reforms in a generation, Safe Home for Life.

Family and Community Services Minister Gabrielle Upton has announced the start of a major transformation of the child protection system across the state.

Safe Home for Life is about giving our children and young people the best chance at a better future,” said Ms Upton.

NEW TRUCKS AND STATIONS JOIN FRONTLINE THIS FIRE SEASON

Tuesday, 28 October 2014 

Communities across Barwon are set to be even more prepared for bush fires as a portion of the 2014-15 NSW State Budget is allocated for 2 new Fire Control Centres (FCCs), 10 brigade station upgrades and 14 new fire trucks.

 

Member for Barwon, Kevin Humphries said the amount received by the Barwon Electorate formed part of the 2014-15 NSW State Government Budget which increased by $1.8 million, bringing the total NSW RFS allocation to $285 million.

SPRING OFFENSIVE TARGETS WILD DOGS IN BARWON

Monday, 27 October 2014

 

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries has announced that the NSW Liberals & Nationals Government is ramping up the spring offensive against wild dogs, supporting farmers to reduce their impact on stock.

Mr Humphries said Local Land Services is working with wild dog control groups on a number of properties throughout Barwon to lay baits and undertake training.

This is part of a state wide offensive which will see nearly a quarter of a million baits laid across NSW in a multi-layered attack.

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IMPROVING WATER REFORM OUTCOMES IN NSW

Last week I was very pleased to be able to announce, along with the Federal Government, a $350 million package of new irrigation...

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To Kelly Foran and the Friendly Faces Helping Hands Foundation for their fantastic article in R.M.Williams’ Outback Magazine.  This local organisation does a fantastic job linking rural and remote people who are undergoing medical treatment and has helped over 40,000 people in just the last three and a half years.  It is great to see Kelly and the team being recognised in such a great publication and helping to raise awareness of the wonderful job that they’re doing.

 

 

 

I was shocked to hear of an armed robbery at Warren's Clubhouse Hotel a few weeks ago.  This sort of crime is not something we expect in a small community and not something that will be tolerated.  I encourage the community to come forward with any information that may help police in their investigations.

 

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BEST WISHES TO HSC STUDENTS
As the HSC written exams start this week I’d like to wish Barwon students the very best of luck.  The exams will be held over 18 days, starting...

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