A FURTHER $50 MILLION TO PROTECT AUSTRALIANS AGAINST FUTURE FLOODS

The Liberal and Nationals Government is investing $50 million in 15 projects under round 2 of the National Flood Mitigation Infrastructure Program (NFMIP) to assist communities to better withstand future flood events. This funding is made possible through the Government’s $4 billion Emergency Response Fund (ERF), established in December 2019. Under the legislation, $50 million…

HUNTER ROAD UPGRADE TO BOOST REGION

The Hon Barnaby Joyce MP Deputy Prime Minister Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development   James Thomson Nationals candidate for Hunter   MEDIA RELEASE Thursday, 14 April 2022   HUNTER ROAD UPGRADE TO BOOST REGION   A $56 million funding commitment from the Liberal and Nationals Government will see the important Mandalong Road upgraded…

OPENING THE HUNTER TO THE WORLD

The Hon Barnaby Joyce MP Deputy Prime Minister Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development   The Hon Dr David Gillespie Federal Member for Lyne Minister for Regional Health   MEDIA RELEASE Thursday, 14 April 2022   OPENING THE HUNTER TO THE WORLD   The Hunter will soon be a gateway to the world, with…

Telecommunications boost for Woorabinda

The Woorabinda community in Queensland will soon be better connected following a successful application for funding under Round 2 of the Regional Connectivity Program. Minister for Regional Communications, Senator the Hon Bridget McKenzie said the Woorabinda project is part of the Liberal and Nationals Government’s continuing roll-out of the successful $257 million Regional Connectivity Program…