2017 NEWS RELEASES

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DECEMBER 2017

2017 COMMUNITY BUILDING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM 
18 December 2017 The Wagga Wagga electorate has secured grant funding of $300,000 for a total of 13 projects as part of the NSW Government's 2017 Community Building Partnership (CBP) program. Read more
NEW WAGGA WAGGA NSW AMBULANCE STATION OFFICIALLY OPENED
6 December 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP today joined the NSW Ambulance Commissioner Dominic Morgan, community members and local students to officially open the city's new purpose-built NSW Ambulance station. Read more

WORK STARTS IN JANUARY ON NEW SECTION OF GOCUP ROAD NEAR TUMUT
8 December 2017 Roads and Maritime Services will start upgrade work on a new section of Gocup Road near Tumut on 9 January 2018. Read more

FREE DEGREES FOR WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE STUDENTS
5 December 2017 Free university degrees are up for grabs for budding young teachers, as part of a NSW Government initiative to attract the best teachers to the bush. Read more

NEW CAMPAIGN TO SAVE COUNTRY LIVES ON WAGGA WAGGA ROADS
1 December 2017 Daryl Maguire MP, Member for Wagga Wagga today announced the first ever comprehensive road safety education campaign to target regional NSW in an all-out effort to spread the critical message that too many country people are dying on the state's roads. Read more


NOVEMBER 2017

STURT HIGHWAY UPGRADE THROUGH WAGGA WAGGA TO START IN NEW YEAR
30 November 2017 A section of the Sturt Highway through Wagga Wagga is set to be smoother and safer with a new road upgrade to start in the new year. Read more

SAFETY AROUND LOCAL SCHOOLS BOOSTED BY NEW INFRASTRUCTURE
29 November 2017 Some of the region's most vulnerable road users - school children - are now benefiting from the installation of new safety infrastructure around local schools as part of a state-wide program. Read more

CULTURE IN WAGGA WAGGA ENRICHED BY WRITERS' GRANT
29 November 2017 Literary culture in Wagga Wagga is to receive a significant boost after Minister for the Arts Don Harwin announced a grant of for the Booranga Writers' Centre. Read more

YOUR LAST TEXT - IS IT WORTH DYING FOR?
27 November 2017 The NSW Government has joined forces with high rating broadcaster Ray Hadley in the latest campaign against mobile phone use. Read more

ACTIVE KIDS GUIDELINES LAUNCHED
22 November 2017 Parents of school children across New South Wales are encouraged to take advantage of the $100 'Active Kids' rebate for sporting and fitness related costs launching early next year. Read more

ASIAN CUP LEGACY FUNDING AVAILABLE FOR ELECTORATE FOOTBALL CLUBS
22 November 2017 Football clubs in the Wagga Wagga Electorate are encouraged to apply for the second round of Asian Cup Legacy funding which is now open. Read more

WAGGA WAGGA HOSTS INTERNATIONAL MANAGERS
20 November 2017 The Wagga Wagga electorate will be showcased on a global stage when international managers head down under to experience the best of the Riverina Murray. Read more

$4.5 MILLION WORTH OF GRANTS OPEN FOR WAGGA WAGGA AND BEYOND
13 November 2017 Not-for-profit, community based services in Wagga Wagga are encouraged to apply for $4.5 million worth of grants, targeting the youngest learners in regions like Wagga Wagga. Read more

$173,684 TO IMPROVE WATER SAFETY IN WAGGA WAGGA
10 November 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire today announced a $173,684 Water Safety Fund Community Grant to help local community members learn how to swim and improve their water safety skills. Read more

START STRONG: BACKING CHILDREN IN WAGGA WAGGA
7 November 2017More children in Wagga Wagga will have access to high quality early childhood education with St. Luke's Preschool receiving grants to upgrade their services. Read more

GRANTS OPEN FOR LIFE SAVING DEFIBRILLATORS
2 November 2017 Local sports clubs in the Wagga Wagga Electorate are being urged to apply for co-funding for a defibrillator under the NSW Government's new Local Sport Defibrillator Grant Program. Read more

YOUTH OFFICERS WANTED FOR JUVENILE JUSTICE NSW
1 November 2017 A major recruitment campaign has been launched by the NSW Government targeting jobseekers looking for a challenging and rewarding career as a Youth Officer. Read more


OCTOBER 2017

WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE COMMUNITY GROUPS INVITED TO APPLY FOR NSW GOVERNMENT INFRASTRUCTURE GRANTS
31 October 2017 Community organisations in the Wagga electorate can now apply for the next round of funding for local projects under the NSW Government's Infrastructure Grants program, Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP said today. Read more

GEORGIA HONOURED FOR WOOL 'CLASS ACT'
31 October 2017 Plaudits have continued to flow for a TAFE NSW Primary Industries Centre (PIC) student after her stunning triumph in a national wool classing competition. Read more

PREMIER VISITS NORTH WAGGA PUBLIC SCHOOL
31 October 2017 Premier Gladys Berejiklian today praised Wagga Wagga public schools during a visit to the Riverina. Read more

$1.25 MILLION IN GRANTS AVAILABLE TO HELP COMBAT LITTER
25 October 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP invited councils to apply for a share in $1.25 million in grants to reduce litter in NSW. Read more

HAVE YOUR SAY ON THE CROWN LAND COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT STRATEGY
17 October 2017 Local Crown land managers, tenure holders, trusts, councils and the wider Wagga Wagga community are being invited to have their say on the draft Community Engagement Strategy for Crown land. Read more

TAFE STUDENTS TO GET THE ROAD SAFETY MESSAGE
Monday 16 October 2017 Daryl Maguire MP Member for Wagga Wagga says TAFE apprentices across regional NSW are learning about lifesaving road safety skills as part of a vital education program developed in a partnership between Roads and Maritime Services, TAFE and the Centre for Road Safety to help drive down the road toll in regional areas. Read more

WAGGA WAGGA SSAA RECEIVE SAFTY BOOST
Friday 13 October 2017 Daryl Maguire MP, Member for Wagga Wagga is pleased to announce the Wagga Branch of the Sporting Shooters Association of Australia has been granted $10,400 to build an enclosed area to clean firearms safely at the Wagga Wagga Big Springs Range.
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BIG BASH CRICKET SET TO SIZZLE IN WAGGA WAGGA
Friday 13 October 2017 Cricket fans in Wagga Wagga are set for a fantastic summer of cricket, with Daryl Maguire MP, Member for Wagga Wagga, today announcing two historic Women's Big Bash League matches for the region.
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WAGGA WAGGA RECEIVES PALLIATIVE CARE FUNDING FOR FORREST CENTRE EXPANSION
Wednesday 11 October 2017 The Murrumbidgee community is now assured of a new 10-bed palliative care facility after today's announcement by Wagga Wagga MP Daryl Maguire of a $2 million funding contribution by the Liberal National Government towards the Forrest Centre's new hospice.
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SEPTEMBER 2017

FUNDING BOOST FOR RESERVE TRUSTS IN WAGGA WAGG ELECTORATE
Thursday 28 September 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP today announced the NSW Government will contribute $106,870 towards the management of public reserves in the Wagga Wagga electorate.
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MORE OPPORTUNITIES FOR TEACHERS IN WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE TO BOOST QUALIFICATIONS
Monday 25 September 2017 The NSW Government continues to back early childhood educators in the Wagga Wagga electorate, with a new Rural and Remote Early Childhood Teaching Incentive Scholarship program which will provide funding to students currently undertaking their degree. Read more
WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE TO BE SHOWCASED IN NEW ONLINE TOURISM VIDEO
Monday 25 September 2017 Daryl Maguire MP, Member for Wagga Wagga today announced that some of the region's fantastic walks will be showcased to thousands of travellers, with the release of a new video which promotes the many coastal and inland walking tracks across rural and regional NSW. Read more

WOMEN'S SPORT THE FOCUS OF GRANTS
Thursday 7 September 2017 Local sports clubs in the Wagga Wagga Electorate are being invited to apply for grants of up to $20,000, with Member for Wagga Wagga saying the focus this year is encouraging more talented girls and young women into sport programs.
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SAFE SHOOTING GRANTS AVAILABLE TO CLUBS
Thursday 7 September 2017 Applications are now open for $600,000 in grants to help deliver safe capital upgrades to shooting clubs and ranges across NSW.
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AUGUST 2017

NEW TRESILLIAN CENTRE FOR WAGGA WAGGA
Monday 28 August 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP, will officially open the new Tresillian in Murrumbidgee Family Care Centre in Wagga Wagga today.
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WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE TO BENEFIT FROM SMARTER DRIVER DISQUALIFICATION LAWS
Friday 18 August 2017 Daryl Maguire MP, Member for Wagga Wagga has welcomed reforms to toughen sanctions on those who repeatedly ignore driver licence laws, while also providing incentives for disqualified drivers who demonstrate good behaviour. Read more
$500 MILLION TO GROW LOCAL ECONOMIES
Thursday 17 August 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP today announced the opening of the Growing Local Economies Fund.
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A NEW LIFE FOR WAGGA WAGGA'S OLD COURT REGISTRY
Wednesday 16 August 2017 A $200,000 renovation of Wagga Wagga's former court registry building will increase capacity to hear cases involving people in custody, Attorney General Mark Speakman and Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire announced today.
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LOCKPORT SHIRE AND WAGGA WAGGA CITY COUNCIL TO BENEFIT FROM FUNDING TO BETTER UNDERSTAND FLOOD RISK
Friday 11 August 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP today announced $652,941 for the Lockhart Shire Council and $132,000 for the Wagga Wagga City Council to better understand and manage its local flood risk. Read more

BRINGING BUSINESS TO THE WAGGA ELECTORATE
Friday 4 August 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP, today announced the NSW Government has honoured its $6 million election commitment with the release of the NSW Regional Conferencing Strategy & Action Plan aimed at driving more business event visitors to the Wagga Wagga Electorate and regional NSW. Read more
EVOCITIES RECEIVE FUNDING TO PROMOTE WAGGA WAGGA
Friday 4 August 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP today announced Evocities were successful in receiving $300,000 for their marketing campaign from the Regional Growth - Marketing and Promotion Fund.
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WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE COMMUNITY GROUPS TO BENEFIT FROMIMPROVED INFRASTRUCTURE GRANTS
Thursday 3 August 2017 Community organisations in the Wagga Wagga electorate will have more opportunities to apply for funding of local projects as part of changes to the NSW Government's Infrastructure Grants, Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP said today.
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JULY 2017

A RENAISSANCE FOR REGIONAL ARTS AND CULTURE
17 July 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP is encouraging artists, performers and organisations to share ideas both big and small for infrastructure and arts projects in the electorate to deliver long-term cultural benefits to the community.
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WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE BENEFITS FROM BUSHFIRE MITIGATION FUNDING
12 July 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP is pleased to announce $37,000 for the maintenance of the Andrews fire trail.
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JUNE 2017

NSW BOATING NOW APPLICATIONS OPEN.
23 June 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP, today announced applications are now open for round 2 of the NSW Boating Program which is set to commit $17 million to improve boating facilities across NSW.
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BUDGET BOOST FOR EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION IN WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE
20 June 2017 The State Budget will include crucial support for young families in the Wagga Wagga electorate with additional funding for community preschools and long day care services, Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP today announced.
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$9.4 MILLION IN GRANTS TO HELP COUNCILS DELIVER FOR COMMUNITIES
15 June 2017 Councils in the Wagga Wagga electorate have received more than $9.4 Million from the Financial Assistance Grants scheme by the Federal Government. Read more
HEADQUARTERS ANNOUNCED FOR DESTINATION RIVERINA MURRAY
15 June 2017 Wagga Wagga has secured the headquarters for Destination Riverina Murray, Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire announced today.   Read more

APPLY NOW FOR A SHARE OF $100 MILLION IN FIXING COUNTRY ROAD FUNDING
15 June 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP today announced the third round of Fixing Country Roads is open and a share of further $100 million is available to councils throughout the electorate for upgrades to roads, bridges and truck washes.
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COMMUNITY CONSULTATION IN WAGGA WAGGA TO IMPROVE OUTCOMES FOR WOMEN
9 June 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire MP is looking forward to hearing from people in the Electorate at the upcoming community women's consultation  worksh op on Tuesday June 13. Read more

MAKING LIFE FAIRER FOR WAGGA WAGGA FIRST HOME BUYERS
2 June 2017 Daryl Maguire has announced a comprehensive package of measures which will give first homebuyers in the Wagga Wagga electorate a fair go at owning their own home by significantly reducing stamp duty and providing more housing choice. Read more


MAY 2017

ANNOUNCEMENT OF CONTRACTOR TO REMOVE OLD KAPOOKA BRIDGE
30 May 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga, Daryl Maguire has announced the successful contractor for the removal of the old Kapooka Bridge, south of Wagga Wagga.
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EXPANDED ONLINE TRAINING PROGRAM FOR WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE TOURISM OPERATORS
19 May 2017 Daryl Maguire MP Member for Wagga Wagga today announced the NSW Government will triple the number of free webcasts for Electorate tourism operators in 2017 in response to the growing need for online learning amongst rural and regional tourism operators. Read more
NOMINATE A HIDDEN TREASURE FROM YOUR COMMUNITY
19 May 2017 Daryl Maguire MP Member for Wagga Wagga is encouraging rural and remote communities to nominate rural women volunteers for the 2017 NSW Hidden Treasures Honour Roll.
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A YEAR SINCE WE BEGAN OUR JOURNEY TOWARDS ZERO
18 May 2017 Daryl Maguire MP Member for Wagga Wagga today reaffirmed the NSW Government's ongoing commitment to driving down the road toll Towards Zero in the Wagga Wagga Electorate.
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COMMUNITY CONSULTATION IN WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE TO IMPROVE OUTCOMES FOR WOMEN
18 May 2017 Daryl Maguire MP Member for Wagga Wagga today urged people living in the Electorate to get involved in a unique consultation, to discuss strategies and areas for focused action and NSW Government investment, to improve gender equity for women and girls.
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Tech Savvy Seniors Touring THE WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE
18 May 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP today urged seniors living in the Wagga Wagga electorate to leap into the digital world as the Tech Savvy Seniors roadshow stops in Wagga Wagga tomorrow, Friday 19 May, as part of a regional tour of NSW. Read more

ROAD SAFETY IMPROVEMENTS START ON OLYMPIC HIGHWAY BLACK SPOT NEAR WAGGA WAGGA
17 May 2017 Roads and Maritime Services will start work next Monday to upgrade and improve safety along a section of the Olympic Highway north of Wagga Wagga at Brucedale. Read more

GET BEHIND SES VOLUNTEERS THIS 'WEAR ORANGE WEDNESDAY'
9 May 2017 Residents in the Wagga Wagga electorate are being encouraged to wear something orange, the official colour of the SES uniform, to recognise hard working volunteers of the NSW SES as part of Wear Orange Wednesday (WOW Day) on 10 May. Read more
CALL FOR TENDERS TO UPGRADE GOCUP ROAD AT DOCTORS HILL AND HALFWAY HILL
9 May 2017
Roads and Maritime Services today has invited tenders from qualified contractors to upgrade Gocup Road at Doctors Hill and Halfway Hill to provide improved freight access and safety for all vehicles. Read more


APRIL 2017

WAGGA WAGGA COMMUNITY URGED TO MAKE EVERY JOURNEY A SAFE ONE THIS EASTER
10 April 2017 Daryl Maguire MP is urging motorists to make every journey a safe one this Easter in a bid to drive the road toll down Towards Zero on local roads.
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LOCAL ORGANISATIONS ENCOURAGED TO APPLY FOR A SHARE OFCOMMUNITY IMPROVEMENT FUNDING
3 April 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP has today encouraged community organisations in the Wagga Wagga electorate to apply for a share of nearly $8 million of NSW Government funding after the opening of round three of the Social Housing Community Improvement Fund on 30 March 2017.
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MARCH 2017

A FOREVER HOME FOR OUR MOST VULNERABLE CHILDREN IN THE WAGGA WAGGA ELECTORATE
31 March 2017 The NSW Government has announced that it will deliver internationally tested preventative and diversionary programs, as well as making it easier for foster carers to adopt children in their care, under the most significant reforms to child protection and out of home care in almost a decade.
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NEW SMASH REPAIR CODE A WIN FOR MOTORISTS
31 March 2017 The NSW Government has championed the rights of licensed drivers in the Wagga Wagga electorate by overseeing the implementation of a new mandatory Code of Conduct, which has agreed to by the motor vehicle insurance and repair industry.
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FREE SAFER DRIVERS COURSE FOR LEARNER DRIVERS FROM DISADVANTAGED BACKGROUNDS
31 March 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP has today announced Roads and Maritime Services provides 1000 free places each year for youth from Aboriginal communities and disadvantaged backgrounds to participate in the Safer Drivers Course.
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CALL FOR COUNCILS TO SHOWCASE THEIR TALENT IN TACKLING COMMUNITY ISSUES
31 March 2017 Regional councils with a population of less than 10,000 people are eligible to apply for a share of $2 million in funding grants under the NSW Government's Innovation Fund, Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire said today.
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ANZAC MEMORIAL ARTWORK HONOURS LOCAL SOLDIERS
31 March 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP today announced that local soldiers who enlisted and fought in the Great War are to be honoured as part of a stunning artwork at the refurbished Anzac Memorial in Sydney's Hyde Park.
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$28,000 FOR OSBORNE RECREATION GROUND COMMITTEE
31 March 2017
Earlier this year the electorate of Wagga Wagga secured grant funding of $200,000 for a total of 11 projects as part of the NSW Government's 2016 Community Building Partnership (CBP) program.
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NEW BOARD MEMBERS FOR RIVERINA LOCAL LAND SERVICES
24 March 2017 The announcement of 45 new chairs and local board members across the state for Local Land Services brings new opportunities for community connections and local input. Read more

$15,000 FUNDING BOOST FOR TUMUT JUNIOR CRICKET ASSOCIATION
21 March 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP has today announced $15,000 in NSW Government funding for Tumut Junior Cricket Association as part of the 2016/17 Local Sport Grant Program. Read more
WAGGA WAGGA 2017 LOCAL WOMAN OF THE YEAR
16 March 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP tonight hosted a local presentation for the Wagga Wagga 2017 Local Woman of the Year, Mrs Annette St Clair. Read more

SAY 'NO WAY' TO BULLYING
16 March 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP encourages the Wagga Wagga electorate to come together to stamp out bullying on Friday, March 17. Read more

NATIONAL RIDE2SCHOOL DAY
16 March 2017 School students across NSW will get on their bikes for National Ride2School Day on Friday, 17 March. Read more
OFFICIAL OPENING OF $17m WAGGA COURT RENOVATION
14 March 2017 NSW Attorney General Mark Speakman and Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire today officially unveiled the $17 million renovation of Wagga Wagga Courthouse, marking a major step forward for justice in the Riverina. Read more
LEGAL AID BOOST HELPS RIVERINA'S MOST VULNERABLE
14 March 2017 Attorney General Mark Speakman and Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire have announced an innovative Legal Aid NSW program, which brings legal help to some of the Riverina's most vulnerable people. Read more
WAGGA WAGGA SENIORS CELEBRATED WITH COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARDS
13 March 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP today presented three worthy recipients with 2017 Wagga Wagga Seniors Festival Community Service Awards. Read more
$50,000 FUNDING BOOST FOR LOCAL SPORT ORGANISATIONS
13 March 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP has today announced $50,000 in NSW Government funding for local sport organisations as part of the 2016/17 Local Sport Grant Program. Read more

FINE FOOD OPPORTUNITY FOR NSW FOOD PRODUCERS
10 March 2017 Fine food producers in the Wagga Wagga electorate have the opportunity to promote their products to thousands of national and international buyers at the Fine Food Australia event in Sydney later this year. Read more
HEADQUARTERS OF DESTINATION RIVERINA UP FOR GRABS
6 March 2017 The headquarters of Destination Riverina will soon be decided with an Expression of Interest (EOI) now open to local councils in the Wagga Wagga electorate.
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BATLOW CIDERFEST TO BENEFIT FROM NSW GOVERNMENT FUNDING
1 March 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP today announced that up to $27,500 will be invested in events in Wagga Wagga through the NSW Government's 2017 Flagship Event Fund. Read more


FEBRUARY 2017

WORK TO UPGRADE SCHOOL ZONE SIGNS IN TUMUT
23 February 2017 The NSW Government is funding an upgrade to school zone signs as part of the state-wide Roads and Maritime School Zones Network to improve the safety for students in the area. Upgrades will occur at 400 schools across the state.
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CHANGES TO RETAIL LEASES ACT GIVE WAGGA WAGGA BUSINESSES A FAIR GO
23 February 2017 Local retail businesses are set to benefit from significant changes to the NSW Retail Leases Act, which will help create stronger and fairer relationships between tenants and landlords in the retail industry.
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NSW GOVERNMENT INVESTS $48 MILLION IN PROTECTING STATE'S PARAMEDICS
22 February 2017 The NSW Government will spend $48 million to provide an enhanced insurance scheme with a minimum of five years' income protection for on duty claims, and a specialised health program for NSW Ambulance Service paramedics, Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP said today.
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MORE THAN $4 MILLION FOR LOCAL HERITAGE FUNDING AVAILABLE
14 February 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP is encouraging owners and managers of local heritage items to consider applying for more than $4 million in funding for local conservation projects. Read more

$50,000 FOR COLLINGULLIE GLENFIELD PARK FOOTBALL AND NETBALL CLUB UNDER 2016 COMMUNITY BUILDING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM
9 February 2017 The electorate of Wagga Wagga has secured grant funding of $200,000 for a total of 11 projects as part of the NSW Government's 2016 Community Building Partnership (CBP) program. Read more

$20,000 FOR TARCUTTA PONY CLUB UNDER 2016 COMMUNITY BUILDING PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM
9 February 2017 The electorate of Wagga Wagga has secured grant funding of $200,000 for a total of 11 projects as part of the NSW Government's 2016 Community Building Partnership (CBP) program.
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JANUARY 2017

MAINTENANCE WORK STARTS ON HAMMOND AVENUE IN WAGGA WAGGA
25 January 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP advises motorists changed traffic conditions will be in place for road maintenance on Hammond Avenue from early February.
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WORK UNDERWAY DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS
24 January 2017 Forty six building and maintenance projects have been conducted at 15 NSW government schools in the Wagga Wagga electorate over the summer holidays in preparation for the 2017 school year.
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MOTORISTS REMINDED TO SLOW DOWN AROUND SCHOOLS AND KEEP OUR KIDS SAFE
23 January 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire M P today reminded motorists to slow down in school zones as NSW students start heading back to classrooms across the state from Monday. Read more
SCHOLARSHIPS TO SUPPORT DISADVANTAGED HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS
20 January 2017 Students from disadvantaged families in the Wagga Wagga electorate are being urged to apply for new scholarships worth $1,000 to support their education. Read more

FUNDING OPEN FOR LOCAL ABORIGINAL ARTS PROJECTS
16 January 2017 Local aboriginal artists and arts organisations are now invited to apply for NSW Government funding to support local projects. Read more
FUNDING FOR COMMUNITY PROJECTS TO COMBAT LOCAL CRIME
16 January 2017  The Wagga Wagga electorate is being encouraged to come forward to the NSW Government with solutions to stamp down on local crime and anti-social behaviour.
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THE CITY OF WAGGA WAGGA SENIORS FESTIVAL 2017 COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARDS NOMINATIONS OPEN NOW
11 January 2017 The City of Wagga Wagga Seniors Festival 2017 will be celebrated from Friday 3 March to Sunday 12 March 2017. This Festival is aimed at recognising and honouring the positive impact of the senior members of our community.
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$30 MILLION INVESTED IN NSW SMALL BUSINESS
4 January 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP today announced that local small businesses were set to benefit from a new $30 million NSW Government investment in BusinessConnect "a new advisory service specifically designed to help businesses with the digital economy" which officially opened on 1 January 2017. Read more

NSW GOVERNMENT PARTNERS WITH AUSTRALIAN CLAY TARGET ASSOCIATION

2 January 2017 Member for Wagga Wagga Daryl Maguire MP today announced $5.5 million in NSW Government funding for the Australian Clay Target Association Headquarters located in East Wagga Wagga. Read more