Local News

Funding Crescent Head Water

Member for Oxley Melinda Pavey today announced Kempsey Shire Council had secured $1.3 million in funding from the NSW Government’s $1 billion Safe and Secure Water Program for the Crescent Head Water Treatment Plant project. “This funding from the Government’s $1...

First Look At The Macksville Hospital Design

Residents of the Mid-North Coast have been given a long-awaited glimpse of how the new $73 million Macksville Hospital will look, with the NSW Government today releasing the first artist impressions of the building’s exterior. Member for Oxley, Melinda Pavey, visited...

Local Landcare And Duncare Projects Funded

The Member for Oxley, Melinda Pavey MP has announced that two community groups in Oxley have been successful in their applications to the NSW Environmental Trust’s Restoration and Rehabilitation Grant Program. Mrs Pavey congratulated the South West Rocks Community...

Freight Changes Support Farmers

Freight operators and farmers will benefit from the NSW Government’s new arrangements for heavy vehicles carrying fodder to drought-affected areas. The new NSW Class 3 Drought Assistance Dimension Exemption Notice will allow more hay to be transported per truckload....

Macksville Courthouse Resumes Business

The Member for Oxley, Melinda Pavey, has confirmed that the Macksville Courthouse registry has resumed delivering normal, full time, face-to-face services from today - Thursday, 9 August, 2018. Mrs Pavey said approaches were made to the NSW Attorney-General following...

New Initiative For Youth Employment

The Member for Oxley, Melinda Pavey MP, has welcomed the announcement of the new RISEUP program which assists young people into the workforce. Developed personally by the NSW Police Commissioner Michael Fuller APM, and run in partnership with Police Citizens Youth...

Life Saving Program Opens For Round 2

The Member for Oxley, Melinda Pavey MP, has announced that local sporting clubs can now apply to obtain a defibrillator – a life-saving technology for people in a cardiac emergency. The Local Sport Defibrillator Grant Program provides grants to community sport clubs...

Consulting Our Youth

The Member for Oxley, Melinda Pavey MP, today met with young people at Macksville to discuss better options for youth in regional NSW. The discussion is one of many consultation sessions the NSW Government, in collaboration with the NSW Advocate for Children and Young...

Nominate The Woman Of The Year

L to R: Melinda Pavey, Member for Oxley with Tania Powick, Oxley's 2017 Woman of the Year.  The Member for Oxley, Melinda Pavey MP, is encouraging nominations for the 2019 NSW Women of the Year Awards. Mrs Pavey said the Awards recognise women who have demonstrated...

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