Barnaby Joyce

Local Drug Action Team applications invited for community groups in New England

31 Jan 2018

The Turnbull/Joyce Government is continuing to take action to combat the scourge of ice and other illicit drugs with more Local Drug Action Teams set to rollout across Australia.

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Bushfire assistance for Upper Hunter

25 Jan 2018

Deputy Prime Minister and Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, Minister for Law Enforcement and Cybersecurity Angus Taylor and New South Wales Minister for Emergency Services Troy Grant, announced disaster assistance is available in response to bushfires that affected regional NSW from late September 2017 onwards, including in the Upper Hunter.

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Barnaby's 2018 Australia Day message

23 Jan 2018

Australia Day is a great day for our nation, it is a day when we all bind together – it’s not Anzac Day, it’s not Christmas Day, it is Australia Day.

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Planning underway for Tenterfield Heavy Vehicle Bypass

22 Jan 2018

The Tenterfield Bypass is one step closer to becoming a reality, with Arcadis Australia Pacific Pty Ltd today announced as the successful tenderer to carry out planning work.

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Grants and workshops to develop Women Leaders in Sport in New England

22 Jan 2018

Deputy Prime Minister and Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, together with Federal Sports Minister, Senator Bridget McKenzie, have congratulated a local Scone triathlete on her successful bid for funding through the 2018 Women Leaders in Sport program.

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Funding helps restore community campdraft

17 Jan 2018

Deputy Prime Minister and Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, has welcomed the latest round of funding under the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Programme which has helped resurrect a long-running part of the New England campdraft scene.

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Aussie tourists love visiting New England

15 Jan 2018

New England is buzzing with tourists as more Aussies and international visitors choose to holiday here.

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NBN rolls out to Kootingal

10 Jan 2018

Kootingal is the latest site to go live on the National Broadband Network with more than 12,000 sites in the Tamworth region now able to access faster speeds.

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Construction underway at new Ebor war memorial

05 Jan 2018

Deputy Prime Minister and Member for New England Barnaby Joyce, has welcomed Australian Government funding for a local project to honour Australia’s wartime history.

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Make security a priority in 2018

03 Jan 2018

Deputy Prime Minister and Member for New England, Barnaby Joyce, has urged local residents to take proactive measures to protect their personal information from the growing cyber threat.

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