COVID-19

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30 Sep 2021

Ward Welcomes Assistance To Help Businesses To Re-Open

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today welcomed the NSW Government’s announcement that it will go it alone to fund an extension of the JobSaver program to help our local businesses across the Illawarra, Kiama and Shoalhaven to re-open their doors and get people back into jobs.

28 Sep 2021

New Family Project Website To Support Parents And Children

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that local families can now enjoy a new website – Family Project – that provides fun COVID safe ideas for families to connect during lockdown including rock art, backyard movies, building herb gardens, creating chalk art and meditation.

27 Sep 2021

Local Community Sport Set To Recommence At 80 Per Cent Target

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that local community sport will be permitted under the Reopening NSW roadmap at 80 per cent, the following freedoms will apply only to fully vaccinated adults (16+) and those with medical exemptions (staff and patrons).

27 Sep 2021

COVID Survey Results Released

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today released the results of his COVID survey which was undertaken the week commencing 20th September. More than 3,300 people completed the survey.

22 Sep 2021

Double Jabs or Double Standards

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward has called for amendments to the Legislative Assembly Standing Orders to require any Member of Parliament planning to return for the October sitting to be fully vaccinated unless there is a medical reason for not doing so.

13 Sep 2021

Update On New COVID Freedoms

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has said that from today Monday 13th September 2021, people across our region who have received both doses of a COVID-19 vaccine will be allowed more freedoms.

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