Kevin Humphries

TEACHERS IN BARWON AWARDED RURAL AND REMOTE EARLY CHILDHOOD TEACHING SCHOLARSHIPS

20 September 2017

Families in Barwon can rest easy knowing their children are being taught by highly qualified early childhood educators, following Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries announcement that Jennifer Cross from Bogan Shire Early Learning Centre (Nyngan) and Juanita Simpson from Bluebird Early Education (Narrabri) have been awarded one of the NSW Government’s Rural and Remote Early Childhood Teaching Scholarships. 

TENDER AWARDED FOR THE BROKEN HILL HEALTH SERVICE REDEVELOPMENT

19 September 2017

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries today announced the NSW Government has awarded the tender for the $30 million Broken Hill Health Service Redevelopment in Crystal Street.

“The NSW Government is delivering on our commitment to the Broken Hill community,” Kevin Humphries said.

WORK BEGINS ON CONSTRUCTION OF OFF-RIVER STORAGE AT NYNGAN

19 September 2017

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries is pleased to announce that works have commenced to improve water security for the towns of Nyngan and Cobar through construction of an off-river storage facility at Nyngan. The storage will have capacity for up to 700-megalitres. 

“The NSW Government is proud to be supporting the Nyngan and Cobar communities through $10,000,000 in funding for this important water supply project,” Mr Humphries said. 

FAR WEST NURSES HONOURED FOR OUTSTANDING SERVICE

18 September 2017

Member for Barwon, Kevin Humphries has congratulated six outstanding nurses from Broken Hill in Far West NSW and Bourke who were honoured at the fifth annual NSW Health Excellence in Nursing and Midwifery Awards

They are among 12 outstanding nurses and midwives who received awards from the Minister for Health Brad Hazzard at a ceremony on Thursday, September 14 at Parliament House.

BROKEN HILL TO WELCOME TOP AUSTRALIAN TRAVEL PUBLICATION

15 September 2017

Outback NSW will be showcased in one of Australia’s leading travel publications when NRMA’s Open Road Magazine visits Broken Hill. 

Member for Barwon, Kevin Humphries, said the opportunity was secured by the State’s tourism and major events agency, Destination NSW, and will help drive visitation to the area. 

“NRMA Open Road magazine is one of Australia’s leading travel publications and will showcase Broken Hill and Outback NSW to a state-wide readership of 1.5 million,” Kevin Humphries said.

EXCELLENCE IN CONDOBOLIN HIGH SCHOOL RECOGNISED

14 September 2017

Member for Barwon, Kevin Humphries today congratulated local Melissa Rees for winning a 2017 Minister’s Award for Excellence.

Education Minister Rob Stokes honoured the most outstanding students, teachers and parents across NSW public schools in the Minister’s Awards for Excellence for 2017.

Melissa Rees, from Condobolin High School, was named in the prestigious awards with a Minister's Award for Excellence in Teaching, announced at Department of Education headquarters in Bridge Street yesterday (September 13).

ASK R U OK? FOR SUICIDE PREVENTION

13 September 2017

Ahead of R U OK? Day, (14 September 2017), Kevin Humphries is urging people in the Barwon Electorate to be bold and ask their friends, families, colleagues, and even strangers, if they are OK. 

“Starting a conversation and letting someone know you are there for them could change a life,” Kevin Humphries said. 

COONABARABRAN STUDENT JUDGED THE STATE’S BEST AT THE 2017 NSW TRAINING AWARDS

11 September 2017

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries has congratulated Donald Dundas from Coonabarabran for taking out one of the major awards at the 2017 NSW State Training Awards held at Sydney Town Hall.

Donald was named 2017 NSW Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student of the Year in recognition of his studies in plumbing at TAFE NSW – New England and on-the-job training with Warrumbungle Shire Council.

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