social and economic support

24 Aug 2020

Harvest Help Available For Local Farmers

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that local farmers seeking workers and contractors for harvest now have access to the dedicated online resource, ‘Help Harvest NSW’, which will help them contact and arrange workers ahead of what is expected to be the best harvest in many years.

14 Aug 2020

Remembering The End of The Second World War

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP is encouraging the local community to pause and reflect on Australia’s efforts in the Second World War as we mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in the Pacific (VP DAY).

12 Aug 2020

New Albion Park Rail Bypass Bridges On The Way

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP has today announced that work on the $630 million Albion Park Rail bypass project is powering ahead with concrete planks now installed on two new bridges over road and rail at Yallah.

10 Aug 2020

Support For Bushfire-Impacted Small Businesses Extended

Member for Kiama Gareth Ward MP today announced that support has been extended for bushfire-impacted small businesses across NSW with grant applications now remaining open until Tuesday 15th December 2020 through the Small Business Assistance Program.