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19 Mar 2019

Local Roads Set To Benefit From $1 Billion Funding Injection

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today welcomed Deputy Premier John Barilaro and Roads Minister Melinda Pavey’s announcement of more than a billion dollars to fix local roads, replace timber bridges and reclaim up to 15,000km of Council roads in regional NSW.

14 Mar 2019

Big Cost Savings For Local Small Businesses

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today announced that local small businesses across our region will save thousands of dollars under a NSW Liberals & Nationals Government, with the introduction of a raft of cost saving measures including cheaper insurance premiums, payroll tax cuts and access to the Energy Switch program.

07 Feb 2019

Prison Expansion Nears Completion at South Nowra

Parliamentary Secretary for the South Coast and Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that the expansion of South Coast Correctional Centre is nearing completion, with more jobs for locals and a new 160-bed maximum-security wing ready for operation in the coming months.

30 Jan 2019

Our Region To Benefit From Record Teacher Numbers

Parliamentary Secretary for Education Gareth Ward MP and Member for South Coast Shelley Hancock MP have today announced that local schools across the Illawarra and South Coast will benefit from a major teacher recruitment drive under the New South Wales Government.

02 Jan 2019

Pharmacists To Help With Local Vaccination Effort

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today announced that getting vaccinated will be as easy as dropping in to your local chemist shop or pharmacy, under changes made by the NSW Government which commenced on 1st January 2019.