Kevin Humphries

TAFE NSW STUDENTS SHINE AT WESTERN NSW TRAINING AWARDS

22 June 2018

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries is pleased to congratulate Tayla Constable from Coolah who was awarded Vocational Student of the Year at the 2018 Western NSW Training Awards.

TAFE NSW students claimed four of the six awards up for grabs at the Training Services NSW event, including the Apprentice of the Year, Trainee of the Year, Vocational Student of the Year and School Based Trainee/Apprentice of the Year awards.

ADDITIONAL PRESCHOOLS IN BARWON TO BENEFIT FROM NEW FUNDING

21 June 2018

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries has welcomed news that three additional preschools in Barwon will benefit from up to $15,000 in funding, enhancing the quality of their service. 

Mr Humphries said he was pleased to announce a further three preschools in Barwon have been successful in applying for the NSW Government’s Quality Learning Environments fund:

SUPPORT FOR LOCAL PROJECT TO TACKLE YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT

21 June 2018

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries today announced that Youth Employment Agenda of Narrabri had progressed to the second stage of a $10 million NSW Government funding program to help tackle youth unemployment in the region.

Mr Humphries said Youth Employment Agenda was among 17 projects that successfully pitched for financial support at an event in Sydney earlier this month.

2018-19 NSW STATE BUDGET - BARWON HIGHLIGHTS

20 June 2018

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries is pleased that the 2018/19 Budget is focused on continued investment, supporting growth across Barwon and addressing the unique challenges posed by the geographic spread of our rural communities.  

EVERY NSW HIGHWAY TO BE SEALED – INCLUDING COBB AND SILVER CITY HIGHWAYS

15 June 2018

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries welcomes the landmark budget announcement this morning by the Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW John Barilaro and Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey, that every major highway in NSW will now be sealed after an additional $40 million has been allocated to seal the last 200 kilometres of the Cobb and Silver City highways.

NEW $6 MILLION PCYC FOR WALGETT YOUTH

14 June 2018

Young people in the Walgett region are set to receive new multi-million dollar Police Citizens and Youth Club (PCYC), the Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries announced today.

The NSW Government has allocated $6 million over four years to build the new youth-focused facility, as part of the 2018-19 State Budget. 

Mr Humphries said this new state-of-the-art club will make such a difference to the young kids and teens in Walgett.

$100,577 FOR HERITAGE IN BARWON

14 June 2018

Heritage in the electorate of Barwon is set to benefit from $100,577 in grants under the NSW Government Heritage Grants Program, Member for Barwon, Kevin Humphries announced today.

“Looking after our heritage is everyone’s responsibility and local communities play an important role in maintaining heritage at a local level. These grants will help local communities across NSW to value and care for their heritage,” Mr Humphries said.

Successful projects in the Barwon electorate were:

COBAR CONSUMERS UPSKILL AT FAIR TRADING ‘MY PLACE’ PROGRAM

14 June 2018
                       
Almost 100 Cobar residents recently learned about their consumer rights and responsibilities in the marketplace, thanks to NSW Fair Trading’s ‘My Place’ program. 

From 28 May to 1 June, Fair Trading staff delivered eight information sessions to upskill consumers on their rights, and visited eight retailers to ensure they were across their responsibilities as a trader.  

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries said the program provided a fantastic opportunity for residents and businesses to learn from the experts. 

Narrabri Electorate Office

Phone: (02) 6792 1422
Facsimile: (02) 6792 1466

Postal Address
60 Maitland Street
PO Box 345
Narrabri  NSW 2390

 

Cobar Electorate Office

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

Postal Address
11 Barton Street
PO Box 99
Cobar NSW 2835

Broken Hill Electorate Office

Phone: (08) 8087 3315
Facsimile: (08) 8087 1796

Postal Address
1/142 Argent Street
Broken Hill 2880