Barnaby Joyce

$140,300 grant for Glen Innes Family and Youth Support Service

29 Jan 2016

FEDERAL Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce has congratulated the Glen Innes Family and Youth Support Service Inc., on its success in receiving a funding grant of $140,300 under the Building Safe Communities for Women funding round.   Mr Joyce said at a time of heightened community conc...

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New England Regional Art Museum salutes The Art of Wool

21 Jan 2016

FEDERAL Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce said the Federal Government’s Visions of Australia programme will be funding the New England Regional Art Museum’s [NERAM] The Art of Wool exhibition to parts of regional Australia.   Mr Joyce said the exhibition was curated by NER...

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Walcha Shire Council boosted by $639,500 for Bridges Renewal Programme funding

20 Jan 2016

FEDERAL Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce said Walcha Council has secured funding of $639,500 under Round Two of the Australian Government’s Bridges Renewal Programme to support vital upgrades of local bridge infrastructure   “The Bridges Renewal Programme is designed to bolst...

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Community grant to boost Gunnedah veteran health and wellbeing projects

18 Jan 2016

FEDERAL Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce said veterans and their families from the Gunnedah RSL Sub-Branch will benefit from Government funding of $3,714 to undertake a series of bus trips to reduce social isolation.   Mr Joyce said funding under the Veteran and Community Grants prog...

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Free Trade Agreement boon continues for the New England Electorate

18 Jan 2016

FEDERAL Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce said wine and beef producers in the New England Electorate are among those enjoying the competitive advantage the trade agreement with Japan has delivered in the 12 months since it came into force.   Mr Joyce said the Japan-Australia Economic ...

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Local bridges to be upgraded in the New England Electorate

18 Jan 2016

FEDERAL Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce said the New England Electorate has secured $2,242,850 in funding under Round Two of the Australian Government’s Bridges Renewal Programme to support vital upgrades of local bridge infrastructure.   Bridges in the Local Government Areas ...

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New England Electorate project shortlisted in Government’s solar funding initiative

14 Jan 2016

FEDERAL Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce has welcomed the news that Goldwind Australia Pty Ltd’s White Rock Solar Farm, near Glen Innes has been nominated on a short-list of projects invited to progress to the next stage of a $100 million large-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) competitive ro...

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New STEM app coming for pre-schoolers in the New England Electorate

13 Jan 2016

FEDERAL Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce said a new app focused on encouraging an interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) is on its way for pre-schoolers in the New England Electorate.   Following the positive feedback from a trial using apps to teach pre-...

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University of New England receives two top teaching grants

13 Jan 2016

FEDERAL Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce has congratulated the University of New England on receiving $540,000 to provide vital funding support for projects to improve the higher education experience of students in the region, and around Australia.   Mr Joyce said the UNE received the fu...

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