Federal Member ‘de-lighted’ to hit the on-switch: Paramount Tennis Club

Photo Caption: Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton with Paramount Tennis Club President Charlie Whiteley at the club’s newly-lit tennis courts this evening. More local tennis enthusiasts can enjoy an evening hit at Paramount Tennis Club in Dubbo, thanks to new lighting upgrades made possible with a $60,642 Federal Government grant. Member for Parkes Mark…

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Federal Government fund opens for basin community projects

Eleven rural communities in the Parkes electorate have access to a $15 million economic development fund for Murray-Darling Basin community projects, Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton has announced. Mr Coulton said a second round of the Murray-Darling Basin Economic Development Program is open to the towns of Bourke, Brewarrina, Menindee, Moree, Mungindi, Narromine, Pooncarie,…

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Federal Government cash to get ag shows back on track

Photo Caption: Member for Parkes Mark Coulton with Warren P & A Association members including President Ashley Bell (front, right) and Secretary Sophie O’Brien (front, left). The Federal Government is spending $36 million to help agricultural show societies recover from the effects of COVID-19, ensuring they can continue after the pandemic. The Australian Government is…

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Federal funding to help women in Bourke and Wilcannia get a job

Photo caption: Federal Member for Parkes Mark Coulton (right) caught up with CatholicCare Wilcannia-Forbes Social Enterprise and Community Engagement Manager Michael McDowell (left) and Cooee for Coffee team members Dimity Dixon and Tori Towney in Bourke recently. A social enterprise project helping women in Bourke and Wilcannia to enter the workforce and gain job-ready skills…

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