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Cessnock Electorate community encouraged to apply for Community Building Partnership Program

Cessnock Electorate community encouraged to apply for Community Building Partnership Program
State Member for the Electorate of Cessnock, Clayton Barr MP is today encouraging community organisations and local councils across the Electorate of Cessnock to submit their grant applications for the…
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$600,000 in Grant Funding to Keep Seniors Connected

elderly couple at retirement home keep seniors connected
NSW seniors will have more opportunities for social activities and learning new skills thanks to a $600,000 NSW Government initiative. Minister for Seniors, Jodie Harrison said the Connecting Seniors grant…
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Hidden Treasures Honour Roll nominations now open

Hidden Treasures Honour Roll nominations now open
State Member for the Electorate of Cessnock, Clayton Barr MP has announced nominations have opened for the 2023 Hidden Treasures Honour Roll. The Honour Roll gives our community the opportunity…
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Millions more for councils to fund local road repair blitz

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Roads in the Cessnock City Council Local Government Area (LGA) and Lake Macquarie City Council LGA will benefit from $6,481,779 in funding from the new Regional Emergency Road Repair Fund…
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Libs and Nats Attack Pay Rise for 943 Local Teachers

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  The Minns Labor Government is calling on the Liberals and Nationals to end their repeated attacks on NSW’s hard-working teachers after a senior Liberal MP dismissed the teacher shortage…
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Coalition Blow $1.46 Billion of Regional Money in Metro NSW

Sydney metro spending regional money
It has been revealed today that more than $1.46 billion earmarked for projects in regional NSW was used to pay for infrastructure blow outs in metro areas under the former…
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Site for New Cessnock Fire Station Purchased

OPEN DAY: Cessnock Fire Brigade captain Brett Plumb, station commander Neil Lawler and firefighters Aimie Cronin, Andrew Webber, Ben Hunter and Steve Hedger (in the truck)are looking forward to the Fire and Rescue NSW Open Day on May 21. Picture: KRYSTAL SELLARS
State Member for the Electorate of Cessnock, Clayton Barr announced that a much-needed new fire station for Cessnock is one step closer with Fire and Rescue NSW confirming the purchase…
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Liberal Nationals Left 138.2 Nurses Unfunded in Hunter New England LHD

Liberal Nationals left 138.2 nurses unfunded in Hunter New England LHD
The Liberal Nationals have owned up to their failure to fund 1,112 nurses across NSW, including 138.2 nursing positions in the Hunter New England Local Health District. Incoming briefings provided…
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Gone Fishing Day Grant Applications Now Open

Gone Fishing Day Grant applications now open
Applications are now open for fishing fun and activities grants as part of the annual Gone Fishing Day said Clayton Barr MP, State Member for the Electorate of Cessnock. Gone…
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Wanted: 100 Transport regional trainees and apprentices

Wanted: 100 Transport regional trainees and apprentices
State Member for the Electorate of Cessnock, Clayton Barr, MP is reminding residents that applications are currently open until midnight on 27 August for the Transport for NSW Regional and…
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