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ANZAC MEMORIAL ARTWORK HONOURS BARWON SOLDIERS

28 March 2017

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries today announced that soldiers from the Barwon Electorate who enlisted and fought in the Great War are to be honoured as part of a stunning artwork at the refurbished Anzac Memorial in Sydney’s Hyde Park.

Brewarrina, Dunedoo and Hermidale are among 1,699 NSW towns, suburbs and localities where soldiers enlisted from for the Great War. 

As part of the Anzac Memorial Centenary Project, soil samples will be taken from these sites and displayed in the Hall of Service as part of a permanent artwork by artist Fiona Hall.

ENVIRONMENT AND TOURISM INFRASTRUCTURE BOOST

27 March 2017 

Local community and government organisations in Barwon are being encouraged to apply for funding for environment and tourism projects under the NSW Government’s new $300 million Regional Growth – Environment and Tourism Fund.

Member for Barwon, Kevin Humphries, said the fund aims to increase tourist visitation by supporting regional environment and tourism infrastructure projects to help grow and diversify regional economies across the State.

TOURISM FUNDING BOOST FOR COBAR AND LIGHTNING RIDGE

22 March 2017

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries has announced two exciting new projects have received funding under a joint NSW and Commonwealth Government tourism program.

A new hotel and conference centre will be built at Cobar, while funding has been provided to further progress the Australian Opal Centre at Lightning Ridge.

State Member for Barwon, Kevin Humphries and Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton announced funding for the projects had been allocated under the Tourism Demand Driver Infrastructure (TDDI) program for 2016-17.

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I was very pleased to see that Monday 22 May will now be a half-day Public Holiday within the Bogan Shire for the Nyngan Show following representations made by Bogan Shire Council. It is great to see the Council encouraging everyone to get behind their local Show and I urge everyone to make the most of their half day and visit the exhibits, sideshow alley and all that the Show has to offer.

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