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23 Oct 2020

NSW Protected By Australia’s Largest Aviation Fleet

The people of NSW will this season be protected from bushfires by the single largest aerial fleet of any fire agency in Australia. Minister for Police and Emergency Services David Elliott and NSW Rural Fire Service (NSW RFS) Commissioner Rob Rogers AFSM unveiled the full firefighting fleet of the NSW...
22 Oct 2020

$192 Million To Fund NSW Bushfire Inquiry Initiatives

New equipment for firefighters, night-time aerial firefighting, enhanced strategic fire trails and improvements to local emergency infrastructure will be funded as part of the NSW Government’s response to the independent NSW Bushfire Inquiry. Treasurer Dominic Perrottet and Minister for Police and Emergency Services David Elliott were joined by NSW Rural...
21 Oct 2020

Liverpool Seniors Skill-Up In Get Online Week

Seniors in the Liverpool local government area are being encouraged to enhance their digital skills by enrolling in technology training programs during Get Online Week. State Member for Holsworthy, Melanie Gibbons MP, said it is vital no one is left behind as our community continues to embrace technology. “Get Online...
21 Oct 2020

Notice of Motion - Being Supported Warm Line

Melanie Gibbons moved, that this House: Notes the COVID-19 Pandemic has taken a toll on the mental health of residents within the Holsworthy Electorate. Acknowledges the Government recently provided funding for the BEING Supported Warm Line service. Notes the warm line is a free phone line service for people who...
20 Oct 2020

Notice of Motion - Book Week

Melanie Gibbons moves, that this House: Notes Book Week runs from 17 to 23 October 2020. Recognises the theme for 2020 is Curious Creatures, Wild Minds. Acknowledges Book Week encourages pre-school and primary students to love reading and also celebrates Australian books and authors. Thanks the schools in the Holsworthy Electorate for...
20 Oct 2020

Notice of Motion - RSPCA Yagoona Centre

Melanie Gibbons moves, that this House: Commends the Government for its $12 million investment towards the RSPCA Centre at Yagoona. Acknowledges this investment will ensure that the RSPCA adoption facilities are enhanced and expanded. Recognises this investment supports animal welfare given the centre is responsible for the adoption of 15,000 cats...
19 Oct 2020

Chipping Norton Public School To Welcome New Crossing Supervisor

Safety for students at Chipping Norton Public School in the Holsworthy Electorate will be boosted with one of 98 new school crossing supervisors to soon be appointed, as part of an $18.5 million NSW Government commitment to improve student safety. State Member for Holsworthy, Melanie Gibbons said the new supervisor...
19 Oct 2020

Funding Certainty Continues For Schools In The Holsworthy Electorate

Students in Holsworthy Electorate public schools will benefit from the funding certainty delivered in their school budget allocations for next year. State Member for Holsworthy, Melanie Gibbons MP, said the allocations are part of $10.1 billion in annual Gonski funding being delivered to public schools for 2021. “The distribution of...
16 Oct 2020

Training The Next Generation Of Construction Professionals

The NSW Government is transforming the way the next generation of construction practitioners will be trained to meet the challenges of the rapidly changing sector. Minister for Better Regulation and Innovation, Kevin Anderson and Minister for Skills and Tertiary Education, Geoff Lee, today announced a new partnership between the Office...
13 Oct 2020

Extra Commuter Car Spaces Planned For Warwick Farm Station

Planning is underway to deliver approximately 250 additional commuter car parking spaces at Warwick Farm Station, thanks to the NSW Government’s Commuter Car Park Program. “The Commuter Car Park Program is designed to make it easier for customers who need to drive part of their journey to access public transport...