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Funding to save Australian cancer patients up to $150,000

28 Nov 2019

From next week, Australians living with non-small cell lung cancer and early stage acute lymphoblastic leukaemia will be able to access better treatment, thanks to two significant amendments to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS).

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$15,000 bushfire recovery grants now available

24 Nov 2019

Farmers and small businesses on Northern Tablelands that were hit by the recent NSW bushfires can now access recovery grants of up to $15,000.

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$3,000 drought payments available in the New England

22 Nov 2019

Drought-hit farmers in all local government areas of New England will be able to access one-off payments of $3,000 thanks to the Government’s Drought Community Support Initiative.

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Apply now for security upgrades under Safer Communities Fund

21 Nov 2019

New funding from the Australian Government is now available to further improve public safety and security in towns across the New England.

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New England project to support indigenous artists

19 Nov 2019

A new $35,000 project based in the New England will enable greater access to cultural experiences following a grant under the Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund.

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Grant to expand Armidale-based children’s book festival

19 Nov 2019

More children in the New England and beyond will have greater access to cultural experiences following new funding under the Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund.

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Nearly $60,000 for Tamworth arts projects

19 Nov 2019

Tamworth has secured a significant share of new arts funding awarded to the New England under the Australian Government’s Regional Arts Fund.

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Grants for Men’s Sheds in Manilla, Tamworth, Murrurundi

18 Nov 2019

The Federal Coalition Government continues to support the health and wellbeing of men in the New England with funding through the National Shed Development Program.

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Special drought for Building Better Regions Fund

14 Nov 2019

Applications are now open for projects under the $200 million Building Better Regions Fund’s special drought round which will be dedicated to helping drought-affected electorates like the New England.

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Tamworth, Gwydir to access bushfire assistance

14 Nov 2019

Disaster assistance has been made available for another 18 council areas to help those worst-hit by the NSW bushfires, including a further two in the New England - Tamworth Regional Council and Gwydir Shire Council.

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More farmers to access the Farm Household Allowance

13 Nov 2019

Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, said the Farm Household Allowance (FHA) was available to support farmers in hardship whether caused by drought, the aftermath of the terrible bushfires, or other reasons.

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Funding for world-leading research in Armidale

11 Nov 2019

World-leading research will take place in New England thanks to Federal Coalition Government funding.

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