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Give that special someone the best gift this Valentine's Day and Buy Regional

Give that special someone the best gift this Valentine's Day and Buy Regional

Published: 10 February 2021

Romantics searching for the perfect present for the love of their life should look no further than Buy Regional this Valentine’s Day.

Georgina Beattie appointed Deputy Secretary of Mining, Exploration and Geoscience

Georgina Beattie appointed Deputy Secretary of Mining, Exploration and Geoscience

Published: 5 February 2021

Department of Regional NSW (DRNSW) Secretary Gary Barnes today congratulated Georgina Beattie on her appointment as Deputy Secretary of Mining, Exploration and Geoscience (MEG), following an extensive external and internal recruitment process.

New era for the public service in regional NSW

New era for the public service in regional NSW

Published: 3 February 2021

It’s a new era for government agencies in the regions with more senior NSW Government roles to be based in regional communities, increasing the number of high skilled job opportunities in the bush.

Department of Regional NSW spreads wings to Armidale

Department of Regional NSW spreads wings to Armidale

Published: 29 January 2021

The C.B. Newling building at Armidale, known locally as the Old Armidale Teachers’ College, will become one of four new Department of Regional NSW hubs and will house up to 100 new jobs in the New England region.

NSW Government funding delivering Aboriginal cultural tourism experiences

NSW Government funding delivering Aboriginal cultural tourism experiences

Published: 28 January 2021

Visitors to regional NSW will be able to view Aboriginal art, taste bush tucker and experience indigenous dance and culture through a series of immersive Aboriginal cultural tourism experiences today funded by the NSW Government.

Transformational Regional Growth Fund boosted to $2 billion

Transformational Regional Growth Fund boosted to $2 billion

Published: 13 November 2020

Families and businesses across regional NSW will benefit from additional vital community upgrades and job creating projects with the 2020-21 NSW Budget injecting a further $300 million over two years into the transformational Regional Growth Fund.

Home-based businesses back online for Christmas

Home-based businesses back online for Christmas

Published: 10 November 2020

Small and home-based businesses across NSW have scored a major victory after the NSW Government amended the Local Environmental Plan to provide certainty around where businesses can trade.

The show goes on in regional NSW

The show goes on in regional NSW

Published: 5 November 2020

Regional communities and show committees can start planning events scheduled for early 2021 with the NSW Government today giving the green light for country shows to resume in NSW.

Top up for regional school projects

Top up for regional school projects

Published: 28 October 2020

Hundreds of building projects will commence at schools across regional NSW with the announcement of the Regional Renewal Program.

Planning funds for redevelopment of Grafton Hospital gets green light

Planning funds for redevelopment of Grafton Hospital gets green light

Published: 27 October 2020

The NSW Government has today honoured its commitment to residents of the Clarence Valley by announcing funds to progress planning for the redevelopment of Grafton Base Hospital during this term of Government.