28 Jun 2019

Funding For Illawarra YES to Continue To Benefit Our Region

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has joined with local representatives from the Illawarra Business Chamber, including Chamber Executive Director Adam Zarth, to announce funding for the continuation of the Illawarra YES program. Mr Ward made the announcement during a visit to the Disability Trust in Fairy Meadow.

21 Mar 2019

Our Local SES Volunteers Recognised For Their Service

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has tonight recognised a special group of fourteen SES volunteers in the Southern Illawarra region for their community service at the Southern Illawarra Cluster SES Awards Presentation Ceremony at the Kiama Pavilion.

05 Mar 2019

Next Generation Ticket Technology Trial Comes To Our Region

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that a regional and rural trial of next generation ticketing has seen the introduction of upgraded Opal technology and State of the art real-time passenger information on selected buses.

25 Feb 2019

Major Win For Port Kembla As 17 Community Projects To Receive Funding

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra Gareth Ward MP and Member for Wollongong Paul Scully MP today announced that a new 24 metre long observation deck overlooking Port Kembla Beach and safety upgrades to Port Kembla Marine Rescue Tower are among 17 projects receiving NSW Government funding to improve community amenity for people in Port Kembla.