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NEW NURSING AND MIDWIFERY GRADUATES START

Member for Goulburn Pru Goward welcomed 50 new nursing and midwifery graduates to Southern NSW Local Health District, launching their careers at local hospitals and health services. “Nursing and midwifery graduates are an integral part of our workforce and will go on to make a huge difference in the lives of local patients and their families,” Ms Goward said. “A career in nursing and midwifery provides a range of opportunities. They will be working in a range of clinical settings including surgical and medical specialtie... Read more >

FUNDING GAME SET FOR YASS LAWN TENNIS CLUB

FUNDING GAME SET FOR YASS LAWN TENNIS CLUB

The Yass Lawn Tennis Club (YLTC) has secured $12,000 in funding for repairs and upgrade of the Clubhouse roof through the NSW Government’s 2018 Community Building Partnership (CBP) Program. Member for Goulburn, Pru Goward recently joined Liberal Candidate for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman, YLTC Executives Greg Martin, Paul Twohill, Michele Whitters and Lorraine Glover to inspect the roof and discuss the restoration project. Ms Goward said the State Government funds will provide much-needed improvements to the YLTC for meets and events. ... Read more >

MAIN WORKS CONTRACT FOR YASS HOSPITAL REDEVELOPMENT AWARDED

Member for Goulburn Pru Goward today announced the main works contract for the $8 million Yass Hospital Redevelopment project has been awarded to Richard Crookes Constructions. “This is a significant milestone in the NSW Government’s commitment to upgrade Yass Hospital as part of the $300 million State-wide Multi-Purpose Service (MPS) program of works,” Ms Goward said. “Whilst the funding is being provided from the MPS program, Yass Hospital will not be changing to a MPS - aged care will continue to be provided by ... Read more >

GREENING AUSTRALIA RECEIVES $350,000 FOR GLOSSY BLACK COCKATOO HABIRTAT RESTORATION

GREENING AUSTRALIA RECEIVES $350,000 FOR GLOSSY BLACK COCKATOO HABIRTAT RESTORATION

Member for Goulburn Pru Goward announced a Saving our Species grant of $350,000 from the NSW Government to Greening Australia for its work in Black Cockatoo Habitat Restoration on Thursday. The project will aim to restore habitat specifically for the Glossy Black-cockatoo through planting primarily forage trees (Allocasuarina) and other woodland trees such as Eucalypts and Acacias and protect large mature eucalypts. Ms Goward congratulated Greening Australia for winning a grant to support the significant work they do for the environment. ... Read more >

NEW SHED FOR RURAL FIRE SERVICE

NEW SHED FOR RURAL FIRE SERVICE

A new fire shed will be built for the Yass River-Nanima Rural Fire Service (RFS) thanks to a $17,500 investment by the NSW Government. Member for Goulburn Pru Goward said the new facility would better equip the volunteers who support the local community. “Since 2004, the number of RFS volunteers has more than doubled to around 60, outgrowing the original facility,” Ms Goward said. “This new shed will see a communications station installed, improving responsiveness during an emergency, and will provide greater training... Read more >

SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS UNDER WAY ON LACHLAN VALLEY WAY AT WALLS JUNCTION

Motorists will soon enjoy wider lanes and a smoother road surface on Lachlan Valley Way at the intersection of Walls Junction Road with safety improvement work ramping up this month. Member for Goulburn Pru Goward said the $5.2 million NSW Government-funded project will provide increased safety for motorists on a one-kilometre section of Lachlan Valley Way, north of the intersection with the Hume Highway. “The Lachlan Valley Way is a key commuter route, linking South West NSW with the Hume Highway and Canberra,” Ms Goward said... Read more >

NEW FUNDING TO BOOST ABORIGINAL DISABILITY SERVICES IN WINGECARRIBEE

Member for Goulburn Pru Goward joined Liberal Candidate for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman today to announce grant funding of $243,800 to Education Services International Supply Group to help them deliver services to Aboriginal people with disability under the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) in the Wingecarribee Shire Council area. Ms Goward said the organisation had secured a grant under the Making It Our Business program to deliver culturally appropriate support to Aboriginal people with disability. “We’re backing NSW ... Read more >

AJAX COLTS HOCKEY CLUB KEEPER EQUIPMENT FUNDED

AJAX COLTS HOCKEY CLUB KEEPER EQUIPMENT FUNDED

Member for Goulburn Pru Goward last week joined Ajax Colts Hockey Club President, Lauren Whalan and Liberal Candidate for Goulburn, Wendy Tuckerman to announce $3,310 of funding for the clubs littlest goal keepers. The grant comes from NSW Government’s 2018/19 Local Sport Program, which has allowed seven Goulburn electorate clubs to purchase new equipment, uniforms and improve their facilities. Ms Whalan welcomed the funding to assist increase participation in the sport. “It can be hard to get kids to play goalie, especially ... Read more >

SCHOOL MAINTAINANCE BACKLOG IN GOULBURN WIPED TO ZERO

Every school in the Goulburn Electorate will have its maintenance backlog wiped to zero, ensuring students enjoy the best possible learning environments. Member for Goulburn Pru Goward joined Liberal Candidate for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman to make the announcement. “The NSW Liberals & Nationals Government would clear every maintenance job currently outstanding in the Goulburn Electorate’s public schools by July 2020. “Over the past four years this Government has worked tirelessly to collaborate with our schools to en... Read more >

FUNDING FOR GOULBURN MASONIC CENTRE

FUNDING FOR GOULBURN MASONIC CENTRE

The Goulburn Masonic Centre has secured $12,500 in funding for new carpet and seating through the NSW Government’s 2018 Community Building Partnership (CBP) Program. Member for Goulburn, Pru Goward joined Liberal Candidate for Goulburn Wendy Tuckerman and Masonic Centre Public Officer Geoff Smith on Tuesday at the Goulburn Masonic Centre to inspect the refurbishment. Ms Goward said the State Government funds have provided much-needed improvements to the Masonic Centre with replacement of carpet and delivery of new chairs for meeting... Read more >

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