$150 million for special medical training
Tuesday, 24 March 2015
Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton, has welcomed the announcement the Specialist Training Programme and the Emergency Medicine Programme would have their funding extended for 2016.
Mr Coulton said the Abbott Government would contribute over $150 million to the two programmes that have proven records in the successful training of the next generation of medical professionals.
“Man... Read more...
Local leaders invited to join Regional Development Australia
Monday, 23 March 2015
Expressions of Interest are being sought from business and community leaders to join Regional Development Australia (RDA) committees in New South Wales.
Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton, said that RDA committees are part of a national network, made up of local leaders who assist in the economic development of their region, volunteering their time and energy to develop solutions to ... Read more...
Pensioners in the Parkes Electorate up to $78 per Fortnight better off since Election
Friday, 20 March 2015
Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton, said pensioners in regional New South Wales are $51.80 per fortnight better off for singles and $78 per fortnight for couples since the Coalition Government was elected following a further rise in the age pension.
Mr Coulton said: “Age pensioners deserve our support and once again the age pension is going up under the Coalition Government. The latest... Read more...
New Peak Skate Park opened in Cobar
Monday, 16 March 2015
The Australian Government continues to invest in regional infrastructure with the opening of the Peak Skate Park project today in Cobar, New South Wales.
Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton sa... Read more...