One-Stop-Shop for Inland Rail

To maximise local employment benefits of the Inland Rail, for an important section of the 1700-kilometre Brisbane to Melbourne route, the Coalition Government has announced it will be establishing a ‘One-Stop-Shop’. It comes after the preferred construction contractor for the Parkes to Narromine section of the Inland Rail – the INLink Joint Venture – was…

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Consultation in Narrabri to review regional communications

A community consultation meeting to be held in Narrabri on Tuesday 24 July will pave the way for better telecommunication services in rural, regional and remote areas. The Regional Telecommunications Independent Review Committee (RTIRC) is convened every three years to examine regional telecommunication services in Australia, and has been travelling to regional and remote Australia…

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Ministers welcome a mine of the future

An exciting new mining project in central New South Wales has the potential to put Australia at the heart of clean energy development. Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack and Resources Minister Matt Canavan today joined local Federal Member Mark Coulton on site at the Clean TeQ Sunrise mine and processing project near Parkes. The mine…

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More than $340,000 for Cobar, through Building Better Regions Fund

$1.4 million for four projects in the Parkes electorate funded under Building Better Regions Fund – Infrastructure Projects stream  Coalition Government investing $1.4 million in projects in the Parkes electorate 136 projects to be funded under the Infrastructure Projects stream, with the Coalition Government investing over $200 million Cobar Shire Council will build a new…

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More than $370,000 to boost Broken Hill YMCA

Four projects in the Parkes electorate funded under Building Better Regions Fund – Infrastructure Projects stream  Coalition Government investing $1.4 million in projects in the Parkes electorate 136 projects will be funded under the Infrastructure Projects stream, with the Coalition Government investing over $200 million The Broken Hill YMCA will receive an upgrade to its…

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More than $740,000 for Baradine, through Building Better Regions Fund

Four projects in the Parkes electorate funded under Building Better Regions Fund – Infrastructure Projects stream  Coalition Government investing $1.4 million in projects in the Parkes electorate 136 projects will be funded under the Infrastructure Projects stream, with the Coalition Government investing over $200 million Baradine residents will reap the rewards of more than $740,000…

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Next design contract awarded for Inland Rail

The Coalition Government is continuing to progress the Melbourne to Brisbane Inland Rail, with a $13.5 million contract awarded by the Australian Rail Track Corporation (ARTC) for feasibility design work between Narromine and Narrabri. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack said the contract is one of many set to be…

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Tambar Springs receives funding to commemorate Armistice Day

The historic Tambar Springs Cenotaph grounds will receive an upgrade, as well as a significant event to commemorate the Centenary of Armistice Day, thanks to recently announced Federal Government funding. Member for the Parkes electorate, Mark Coulton, has congratulated the Gunnedah Shire Council on a grant of $3752 to develop their project. “I believe the…

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Cobar receives funding to commemorate Armistice Day

Cobar Shire Council will erect commemorative monuments throughout the shire, and hold an event to honour the Centenary of Armistice Day, thanks to recently announced Federal Government funding. Member for the Parkes electorate, Mark Coulton, has congratulated the Cobar Shire Council on a grant of $5699 to develop their project. “I believe Cobar Shire Council’s…

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Eumungerie receives funding to commemorate Armistice Day

The Eumungerie Memorial Cenotaph will receive an upgrade to commemorate the Centenary of Armistice Day, thanks to recently announced Federal Government funding. Member for the Parkes electorate, Mark Coulton, has congratulated the Eumungerie-Coboco RSL Sub Branch on a grant of $3000 to develop their project. “I believe the Eumungerie Memorial Cenotaph project will be a…

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