Dubbo set to host more regional events with new strategy

Photo Caption: Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton was joined by the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack in Dubbo this morning to meet with Dubbo Regional Council Mayor Ben Shields. Council has received a $42,500 grant under the latest round of the Building Better Regions Fund to…

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Milestone moment for Broken Hill with NBN build complete

Photo Caption: Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton visited Nutrien Harcourts Broken Hill today to see the business’ NBN installation taking place. Mr Coulton was joined by (L-R) Nick Harris (NBN Co technician), along with Michael Honson and Jodi Beattie (Nutrien Harcourts). The National Broadband Network (NBN) volume build has officially been completed in the…

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Broken Hill “well-prepared” thanks to respiratory clinics

Photo Caption (L-R): Claudio Grasso, General Manager Base Operations and Service Delivery RFDS South Eastern Section; Kristy James, Registered Nurse; Mark Coulton, Federal Member for Parkes and Minister for Regional Health; Kath Mitchell, Registered Nurse/Nurse Practitioner; and Dr Brett Thomson, Senior Medical Officer RFDS Broken Hill. Federal Member for Parkes and Minister for Regional Health…

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Federal Member backs diggers’ bowls event in Dubbo

Photo Caption: Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton with Secretary of the National Diggers Bowls Carnival, Eric Chamberlain. The Carnival is the recipient of $3,630 under the Veteran and Community Grants program to transport veterans to and from the three-day event in September. Australian diggers in Dubbo for a veterans’ bowls event in two months’…

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Federal Member delivers again for Bogan Shire Medical Centre

Photo Caption: Member for Parkes Mark Coulton (right) at the Bogan Shire Medical Centre in Nyngan with (L-R) Bogan Shire Council General Manager Derek Francis, Deputy Mayor Glen Neill, Director People and Community Services Debb Wood and Practice Manager Jemeil Wallis. Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton has thrown his support behind the Bogan Shire…

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‘The Gil’ revamp set to transform Gilgandra’s main street

Photo Caption: Member for Parkes Mark Coulton with Gilgandra Shire Council Mayor Doug Batten at the former Target Country building in Gilgandra’s main street, which will be transformed into a community hub and library with a $1.47 million grant under the Building Better Regions Fund (BBRF). The former Target Country building in Gilgandra’s main street…

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Gilgandra Weekly gets a welcome boost

Photo Caption: Member for Parkes Mark Coulton with Gilgandra Weekly newspaper editor, Lucie Peart, in front of the new two-colour printer which was funded under the Federal Coalition Government’s Regional Grant Opportunity. A Federal Government grant awarded to the Gilgandra Weekly will give the business the boost it needs to come out of the COVID-19…

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New lease on life for Binnaway Showgrounds

Photo Caption: Member for Parkes Mark Coulton (top, right) with members of the Binnaway Show Society including Treasurer James Larkin (top) and President Harry Powell (middle). The Binnaway Showgrounds will receive a new lease on life with $88,763 of funding under the Regional Agricultural Show Development Grants program for infrastructure upgrades. Federal Member for Parkes…

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