Kevin Humphries

$97,500 FOR LIGHTNING RIDGE OPAL & FOSSIL CENTRE

22 February 2018

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries and Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton are pleased to announce that local museum Lightning Ridge Opal and Fossil Centre had received a grant of $97,500 to support a $195,000 project to develop a 50 person, dormitory style accommodation at the Centre.

$805,554 FUNDING FOR WALGETT COMMUNITY PROJECTS

21 February 2018

Member for Barwon, Kevin Humphries announced Walgett Shire Council has received $805,554 in funding to breathe life into local community projects as part of the NSW Government’s $200 million Stronger Country Communities fund.

Mr Humphries said the NSW Government’s significant investment in the Walgett community will provide residents with improved facilities the whole region can enjoy.

NEW FUNDING FOR VETERANS PROJECTS IN BARWON

14 February 2018

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries and Minister for Veterans Affairs David Elliott today announced Broken Hill Uniting Church, Central Darling Shire Council, Cobar Shire Council will receive NSW Government funding as part of a proud commitment to help communities protect and repair local war memorials. 

OPEN LETTER TO THE RESIDENTS OF BROKEN HILL

12 February 2018

Dear residents of Broken Hill.

SECOND PHASE OF SOCIAL AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING FUND OPENS

12 February 2018

The NSW Government has officially opened the Expressions of Interest for the second phase of its Social and Affordable Housing Fund (SAHF), which will deliver up to 1,200 additional social and affordable homes.

Member for Barwon, Kevin Humphries has called on non-government organisations, landholders and the private sector, to tap into the new fund and deliver better outcomes for Barwon’s most vulnerable. 

LOCAL TALENT URGED TO NOMINATE FOR 2018 NSW CREATIVE ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

12 February 2018

Member for Barwon, Kevin Humphries, is calling on the brightest creative local talent to nominate now for the 2018 NSW Creative Achievement Awards.

Kevin Humphries said nominations are now open until Friday 16 March for local creative businesses and individuals to nominate for NSW’s Creative Achievement Awards.

SYDNEY BUSES BOUND FOR BOURKE ABATTOIR

8 February 2018

Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW John Barilaro, the Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Andrew Constance, joined Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries to farewell two buses from Sydney as they make their way to the Far West to ensure workers at the new abattoir in Bourke have transport to and from work every day.

Mr Barilaro said the two buses would transport hundreds of workers from the around the region, who’ll be employed at the soon-to-open $60 million abattoir.

INFORMATION SESSIONS ON WESTERN LANDS LEASES

8 February 2018

The NSW Government will host a series of information sessions for existing leaseholders in the Western Division on the new Crown Lands Management Act 2016.

Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries said the new Act will allow for greater flexibility in land management and encourage economic growth in the region.

“The new provisions offer a new opportunity for graziers to purchase their existing lease and include a streamlined process for the conversion of leasehold land to freehold,” Mr Humphries said. 

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