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Survey unearths potential new minerals and groundwater in Central West

Survey unearths potential new minerals and groundwater in Central West

Published: 17 March 2021

A NSW Government funded aerial survey has located potential new mineral deposits and possible new groundwater sources in the state’s Central West.

Second Regional Youth Taskforce ready to carry the torch for young people in the bush

Second Regional Youth Taskforce ready to carry the torch for young people in the bush

Published: 6 March 2021

Eighteen young people from across regional NSW will step up to join the NSW Government’s Regional Youth Taskforce and work to deliver real change and practical benefits for their peers.

$20 million for world-class events in country towns

$20 million for world-class events in country towns

Published: 23 February 2021

Major sporting, music and cultural events are coming to regional NSW and existing shows will be bigger and better than ever, thanks to a new NSW Government funding program that will help showcase towns internationally and boost local economies.

Coffs Harbour to host iconic rally championship

Coffs Harbour to host iconic rally championship

Published: 23 February 2021

Motorsport fans from across the country will make tracks to Coffs Harbour later this year when some of the world’s best rally drivers compete to claim the coveted FIA Asia Pacific Rally Championship, thanks to vital support from the NSW Government.

Deputy Premier puts the call out for big business to go regional

Deputy Premier puts the call out for big business to go regional

Published: 17 February 2021

Corporations and companies wanting to tap into a wider pool of skilled workers and lower their operating costs will be able to benefit from expert NSW Government advice about setting up shop in regional NSW.

Lilliane Brady OAM to be commemorated with State Funeral

Lilliane Brady OAM to be commemorated with State Funeral

Published: 10 February 2021

Deputy Premier John Barilaro today announced the former Mayor of Cobar and champion of Western NSW the late Lilliane Brady OAM will be commemorated with a State Funeral.

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.

Vale Lilliane Brady OAM

Vale Lilliane Brady OAM

Published: 7 February 2021

Today, the Cobar community and regional NSW have lost an icon with the passing of Councilor Lilliane Brady OAM.

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.

$1.1M to deliver community infrastructure projects at Newcastle port

$1.1M to deliver community infrastructure projects at Newcastle port

Published: 5 February 2021

Work will soon get underway on projects that will benefit communities around the Port of Newcastle and attract new visitors, with the NSW Government today announcing 11 projects to be delivered under the Newcastle Port Community Contribution (NPCC) Fund.