Heritage Victoria Now Considering Application To Redevelop Ballarat Goods Shed

Heritage Victoria Now Considering Application To Redevelop Ballarat Goods Shed

11 July 2017

Victoria Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford Ballarat’s Heritage Goods Shed Takes Flight Victor P Taffa Ballarat Station’s bluestone goods shed is a step closer to being restored and reopened to the public, with the Heritage Victoria application for redevelopment works now under consideration. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford inspected the crumbling 19th Century […]

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Premier Announces Jobs Action Package For The South-East

Premier Announces Jobs Action Package For The South-East

04 July 2017

Tasmania Premier Will Hodgman Innovative Jobs Partnership To Be Extended To The South-East Victor P Taffa Under this State Government, there are now 8,400 more Tasmanians in work than there were at the last election, with the unemployment rate at 5.9 %, the third lowest of any state, Premier Will Hodgman said. “We know there […]

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Scenic Rim Winter Harvest Festival 2017 Supports Those Affected By Cyclone Debbie

Scenic Rim Winter Harvest Festival 2017 Supports Those Affected By Cyclone Debbie

01 July 2017

Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk Premier Visits Scenic Rim Region’s Festival Of Food And Farming Victor P Taffa Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk today toured the annual Scenic Rim Winter Harvest Festival to celebrate the region’s famous food and wine, and met with producers affected by Cyclone Debbie. Premier Palaszczuk said festival, which is part of Eat Local […]

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North Coast Shark Net Trial To End On 13 June 2017

North Coast Shark Net Trial To End On 13 June 2017

09 May 2017

New South Wales Minister for Primary Industries Niall Blair North Coast New South Wales (NSW) Net Trial To End In June 2017 Victor P Taffa Minister for Primary Industries, Niall Blair today announced June 13 as the end date for the 6 month North Coast shark net trial. Minister Blair said by mid-June the 5 […]

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Farina Receives Upper Spencer Gulf Grant To Kick Start Local Economy

Farina Receives Upper Spencer Gulf Grant To Kick Start Local Economy

17 April 2017

South Australia Minister for Regional Development Geoff Brock $63,000 Grant For Far North Underground Bakery To Generate Seven Jobs Victor P Taffa An historic Flinders Ranges township will receive a major tourism boost with support from a $63,000 State Government Upper Spencer Gulf and Outback Futures grant. “This grant will help us to really promote […]

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Minister Gives Small Business A Pat On The Back

Minister Gives Small Business A Pat On The Back

21 March 2017

South Australia Minister for Regional Development Geoff Brock RDIF Helps Grow Renmark Design Business Victor P Taffa A new location and expanded premises has seen well-known Renmark design business, Tri State Graphics, increased its workload, employ three new staff and take on new services. The move was made possible through a Regional Development and Innovation […]

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NRL Cowboys House Construction Works Well Underway

NRL Cowboys House Construction Works Well Underway

06 October 2016

Queensland Minister Assisting the Premier on North Queensland Coralee O’Rourke NRL Cowboys House Construction Provides Jobs For Townsville Workers  Victor P Taffa Construction on the $9.5 Million NRL Cowboys House, to help students from remote communities, is on track and expected to be finished in December ready for the 2017 school year. Minister Assisting the […]

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New Geelong Action Plan To Include Long Awaited Convention Centre

New Geelong Action Plan To Include Long Awaited Convention Centre

30 July 2016

Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews Geelong Convention Centre A Step Closer Victor P Taffa The Andrews Government is getting on with delivering jobs and development opportunities for Geelong with a new Geelong Action Plan and the business case for the much talked about convention centre. “Geelong is a proud city with a bright future and we’ll […]

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Kangaroo Island Industry And Brand Alliance Provided Grant For Local Support

Kangaroo Island Industry And Brand Alliance Provided Grant For Local Support

22 July 2016

South Australia Minister for Regional Development Geoff Brock Funding Boost To Promote Kangaroo Island’s Renowned Brand Victor P Taffa The State Government is providing $40,000 to further develop and promote the Authentic Kangaroo Island Brand. “The development of the Brand is crucial to the economic prosperity of Kangaroo Island and the impact will be widespread […]

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Upper Spencer Gulf And Outback Futures Program Grant Assists Local Business

Upper Spencer Gulf And Outback Futures Program Grant Assists Local Business

22 July 2016

South Australia Minister for Regional Development Geoff Brock $150,000 For Carter’s Peterborough Foodland Expansion Victor P Taffa Peterborough residents and visitors will soon be enjoying a wider choice of fresh and deli foods through a $305,000 expansion of the town’s Foodland store. “The Foodland expansion will provide a greater range and choice of produce for […]

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Gascoyne Region Receives Funding Towards Community Projects

Gascoyne Region Receives Funding Towards Community Projects

21 July 2016

Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Terry Redman Community Chest Funding For Gascoyne Region Victor P Taffa Gascoyne region’s Community Chest Fund grant recipients announced Community projects funded by $10 Million investment over four years Made possible by Liberal National Government’s Royalties for Regions program Regional Development Minister Terry Redman today announced the successful grant recipients […]

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Mark Fennell Joins OCA Board

Mark Fennell Joins OCA Board

06 July 2016

South Australia Minister for Local Government Geoff Brock Strong Outback Representation On OCA Victor P Taffa The State Government has appointed one new member, and re-appointed three members, to the Outback Communities Authority (OCA), with all four members having strong ties to the state’s outback regions. “Membership of the Outback Communities Authority provides a great […]

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Laverton And Dundas Receives Funding For Community Facilities

Laverton And Dundas Receives Funding For Community Facilities

26 June 2016

Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Terry Redman Revitalisation Funding For Laverton And Dundas Victor P Taffa $8.01 Million for new Laverton community hub $1.45 Million for Norseman airstrip upgrade in the Shire of Dundas Made possible by Liberal National Government’s Royalties for Regions program Regional Development Minister Terry Redman today announced funding of $9.46 […]

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Premier Barnett Opens Final Stage Of Geraldton’s West End Revitalisation Project

Premier Barnett Opens Final Stage Of Geraldton’s West End Revitalisation Project

26 June 2016

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Terry Redman Geraldton’s West End Foreshore Complete Victor P Taffa Final stages of West End Revitalisation Project in Geraldton officially opened $11.1 Million redevelopment includes a multi-purpose centre and event space, a youth precinct, finger jetty and beach access ramp Supported by the Liberal […]

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Mid-West Area Benefits From Community Chest Fund

Mid-West Area Benefits From Community Chest Fund

13 June 2016

Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Terry Redman Community Chest Funding For Mid-West Region Victor P Taffa $194,420 invested in 12 locally driven projects Made possible by the State Government’s Royalties for Regions program Regional Development Minister Terry Redman today announced 12 projects in the Mid-West would share in $194,420 through the Community Chest Fund, […]

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Minister Opens The Quarter In Karratha

Minister Opens The Quarter In Karratha

02 June 2016

Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Terry Redman The Quarter In Karratha Open For Business Victor P Taffa Residential and commercial development precinct officially opened Part of the Pilbara Cities initiative, made possible by Royalties for Regions Regional Development Minister Terry Redman has today officially opened The Quarter precinct in Karratha. The Quarter was built […]

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Minister Opens Shepparton Showgrounds Multi-Use Event And Recreation Area

Minister Opens Shepparton Showgrounds Multi-Use Event And Recreation Area

01 June 2016

Victoria Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford Shepparton Showgrounds Gets Major Boost Victor P Taffa Shepparton residents today welcomed the completion of the Shepparton Showgrounds redevelopment project, transforming the area into an exciting major event facility for the entire region to enjoy. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford opened the Shepparton Showgrounds Multi-Use Event and […]

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Premier Announces Quality Beachfront Accommodation For Busselton

Premier Announces Quality Beachfront Accommodation For Busselton

30 May 2016

Western Australia Premier Colin Barnett Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Terry Redman World-Class Beachfront Revamp For Busselton Victor P Taffa New opportunities for beachfront accommodation in Busselton to boost tourism Part of Busselton foreshore redevelopment, supported by Royalties for Regions Busselton is transforming into a world-class holiday destination, with major works set to continue […]

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Barnett Govt State Budget 2016-17 To Invest In Goldfields-Esperance Region

Barnett Govt State Budget 2016-17 To Invest In Goldfields-Esperance Region

12 May 2016

Western Australia Treasurer Mike Nahan Western Australia Minister for Regional Development Terry Redman Our State Budget 2016-17: Securing Our Economic Future – Goldfields-Esperance To Benefit From State Budget Victor P Taffa Goldfields-Esperance To Receive Infrastructure And Services Boost Western Australia’s Goldfields-Esperance region is set to benefit from the State Government’s investment in the areas of […]

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Remote Areas Of Northern Territory Receives Funding For Projects

Remote Areas Of Northern Territory Receives Funding For Projects

03 May 2016

Northern Territory Chief Minister Adam Giles Northern Territory Minister for Local Government and Community Services Bess Price Economic Projects Big Winners On Communities Victor P Taffa $2.06 Million has been awarded for multiple projects from the Remote Aboriginal Economic Development Fund and Community Champions initiative to stimulate local economies on communities and make lives better. […]

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