Contributing To Our Community

Contributing To Our Community

Investing into our communities is the bedrock of government. Check out the number of ways Mid North Coast locals can benefit from these grants and programs. The new RISEUP program assists young people into the workforce. It’s run in partnership with Police Citizens...
Local Landcare and Dune Care Projects

Local Landcare and Dune Care Projects

In early 2015 Bellingen became international news when a unique species found only along the Bellinger River catchment system had its numbers decimated. The Bellinger River Snapping Turtle’s small population of 1200-4000 turtles was dealt a devastating blow when...

Animals About! Be Aware On The Road During The Drought

Motorists are being warned they face a greater risk of animal strikes after reports of increased numbers of wildlife and livestock taking to the roads in search of feed and water. Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey said wildlife particularly...
Funding Crescent Head Water

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

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...