Barnaby Joyce

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Grants foster farming innovation with international partners

29 Jun 2018

Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, is pleased to announce $14,000 in funding to assist local researchers engage with international partners.

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Regional Employment Trials to boost New England job opportunities

28 Jun 2018

Jobs, growth and more people in work – that’s what the New England electorate is on track to receive from its share in a new employment program.

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NBN 85% complete in the New England

26 Jun 2018

The National Broadband Network (nbn) rollout is more than 85 per cent complete in the New England with about 73,500 premises now ready for service.

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Tamworth a step closer to Qantas academy

22 Jun 2018

Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, said today’s announcement of Tamworth in the shortlist to host the Qantas Pilot Academy was a major win for the region.

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Tax relief for hard-working New England residents now delivered

22 Jun 2018

In passing our Personal Income Tax plan through the Parliament, the Government has ensured all Australians paying tax will be better off. They will be paying less tax, and will be rewarded for their hard work, both now and into the future.

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Improving drought support for New England farmers

20 Jun 2018

Farmers doing it tough across the New England Electorate will benefit from the Coalition Government’s decision to extend the Farm Household Allowance (FHA) from three to four years.

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Armidale leading the way on regional resettlement during Refugee Week 2018

19 Jun 2018

Member for New England Barnaby Joyce said the Coalition Government is continuing its support for refugees in regional centres like Armidale as the nation gets behind Refugee Week (June 17-23).

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Mobile Service Centre coming to the New England

18 Jun 2018

The Coalition Government has reaffirmed its commitment to rural and regional Australians with the Mobile Service Centre, Golden Wattle, coming to the New England region this fortnight.

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New funding to eliminate more mobile black spots

15 Jun 2018

The Coalition is committing $25 million for a fourth round of the Mobile Black Spot Program, delivering more coverage to regional and remote communities.

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Delivering safer communities in the New England

13 Jun 2018

Member for New England Barnaby Joyce has announced nearly $1 million in funding to improve community safety of local residents with crime prevention and security infrastructure measures.

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Improved coverage for Tenterfield and Tamworth shires

07 Jun 2018

Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, has announced a new mobile base station is now live for Tenterfield shire residents at Koreelah. Another tower at Dungowan in the Tamworth shire is also now live.

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