Barnaby Joyce

Christmas Message

23 Dec 2013

I am proud to have returned to the place of my birth to represent our region in Canberra, and I am honoured the people of New England have put their faith in me.   New England has a long and proud agricultural tradition – producing just about everything that helped build Australia &...

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$1.4 million to support innovative farming projects in New England

23 Dec 2013

New on-the-ground projects will give farmers in New England more tools and research to help them reduce farm costs, increase productivity and achieve greater returns at the farmgate.   Federal Member for New England and Federal Agriculture Minister Barnaby Joyce this week approved funding...

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Strong lobbying ensures $500,000 CCTV pledge to remain for Tamworth

19 Dec 2013

Federal Member for New England Barnaby Joyce today received confirmation from Federal Minister for Justice Michael Keenan that his $500,000 election pledge to install additional CCTV cameras and lighting in the Tamworth CBD will be implemented.   Under the new funding arrangements, the in...

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Anzac Centenary Grant assists Manilla's military history to be published

18 Dec 2013

The Manilla Historical Society’s plan to publish the towns proud military history has taken another step forward thanks to a federal grant announced by Federal Member for New England Barnaby Joyce.   The $7598 grant will assist the society to publish ‘Manilla’s Men in Ma...

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$6500 Grant for Barraba Men’s Shed

18 Dec 2013

$6500 Grant for Barraba Men’s Shed     Federal Member for New England Barnaby Joyce has announced the Barraba Men’s Shed will receive a $6500 grant to continue its important work in providing a creative and social outlet for New England men.   The fun...

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BackTrack remains 'on track' after funding secured

17 Dec 2013

BackTrack remains 'on track' after funding secured     Federal Member for New England Barnaby Joyce has announced the Federal funding for the BackTrack program at Armidale will continue into the future.   Mr Joyce had led several weeks of dialogue between...

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Barnaby secures $90 million in project funding for New England in first 100 days

16 Dec 2013

Federal Member for New England Barnaby Joyce has secured almost $1 million in Federal Government project funding for every day he has been the elected representative for our region.   In the latest major announcement, Mr Joyce has today finalised the Federal Government’s commitment of $...

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$9.3 Million for priority local projects in New England

05 Dec 2013

THE Australian Government has reviewed projects left uncontracted and unfunded by the previous Labor Government, today announcing it will fund five projects in New England as a priority under the Coalition’s new Community Development Grants Programme.   Deputy Prime Minister and Ministe...

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