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17 Nov 2020

NSW State Budget 2020-21 Announced

The NSW State Budget for 2020-21 has been handed down, focussing on rebuilding after the COVID-19 pandemic, drought and bushfires. State Member for Holsworthy, Melanie Gibbons MP, has said that after a year turned upside down, the NSW Government has put forward a budget focussed on jobs, compassion and support....
10 Nov 2020

Free Tutoring To Support Students

For the first time in NSW, students will receive free tutoring in 2021 thanks to a landmark $337 million program that is part of the NSW 2020-21 Budget. The program increases the ongoing support for students’ education after a disruptive school year. The Government is employing up to 5,500 additional...
09 Nov 2020

New Primary School In Edmondson Park

The community of Edmondson Park is one step closer to a brand new primary school with the Premier, the Hon. Gladys Berejiklian MP, Minister for Education, the Hon. Sarah Mitchell MLC, and State Member for Holsworthy, Melanie Gibbons MP, today confirming a site for the new school. The announcement comes...
09 Nov 2020

More Money For Heathcote Road

The full duplication of Heathcote Road is one step closer, with an additional $35 million allocated for the planning of the upgrade between Voyager Point and Heathcote, in the 2020-21 NSW Budget. Minister for Transport and Roads Andrew Constance said duplicating Heathcote Road is not an easy task and will...
02 Nov 2020

New Gateway To Sydney On Its Way

Thousands of jobs will be created as part of the toll-free Sydney Gateway motorway, with the NSW Government today announcing major milestones in the delivery of this vital connection to Sydney Airport, Port Botany and beyond. Transport for NSW has awarded the design and construction contract to John Holland Seymour...
29 Oct 2020

Site Plans Revealed For New Primary School In Liverpool

Liverpool is one step closer to a brand new school following the release of the indicative site plans by the NSW Government. The new school will be built on the side of the Liverpool Boys and Girls High Schools, and will cater for the projected growth in the Liverpool area....
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...