cost of living

28 Feb 2022

Get your $500 Before and After School vouchers now

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today welcomed the NSW Government’s $155 million program for Before and After School Care (BASC) vouchers is now live for parents and carers of children enrolled in a NSW primary school.

03 Aug 2018

Bright Future for Illawarra and Shoalcoast Community Legal Centres

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today welcomed a NSW Liberals and Nationals Government plan to strengthen the Illawarra Legal Centre and Shoalcoast Community Legal Centre so that they can continue delivering free legal support to local people in need.

27 Jul 2018

Getting Local Seniors Back on the Game

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today announced that more local seniors from across our region are set to hit the courts and sporting fields in the coming months, as a further three sporting codes offer modified rules for players over 65 years of age.

26 Jul 2018

Unemployment Falls to the Lowest on Record

Parliamentary Secretary for the Illawarra and South Coast Gareth Ward MP has today welcomed the best jobs figures in the regions history with unemployment in the Greater Illawarra falling to the lowest on record.