The Australian Government has announced reforms to strengthen the focus of the RDA program on growing strong and confident regional economies that harness their competitive advantages and drive economic growth.
Funding was awarded to Councils and Not-for-Profit organisations for five projects in the Central Western region, located in Bathurst, Orange, Forbes, Lachlan and Weddin Local Government Areas. These projects represent 16% of the number of projects funded in NSW, with a combined total value of $57.5 million. (more…)
The 2017 Agribusiness Today – ‘Sheep in Focus’ Field Day and Forum will be held in Orange 10th & 11th August. (more…)
Many of you will be aware that the NSW Government has announced a raft of new funding opportunities within the Regional Growth Fund. There are six individual infrastructure-focussed funds under this banner, including: (more…)
Businesses and Councils are invited to attend these morning networking events on how to take advantage of the emerging market for accessible travel and recreation, including for elderly people and/or those with a disability. (more…)
Funding is available for sport and recreation, arts and cultural infrastructure, and projects that enhance facilities used to shelter communities and provide emergency services. (more…)
The Central Tablelands Local Land Services 2017 funding and grants program is investing $1.6 million to support resilient and productive landholders, landscapes and communities.
The Central Tablelands LLS 2017-18 Incentives Funding will cover a range of projects including soil erosion, ecosystem management, paddock trees, property management planning and small grants for groups and schools.
Applicants must be not-for-profit organisations located in the Cabonne Local Government Area, and be undertaking a project on non-commercial facilities within the Shire to be eligible. (more…)
Cooperative Research Centres Projects (CRC-P) grants support short term industry-led collaborations between industry, research and community sectors to develop new technologies, products and services that make industry more competitive. (more…)
The newly launched Carbon Marketplace provides an online directory to connect carbon credit sellers and purchasers, as well as providing information to those wishing to learn more about offsetting and carbon neutrality. (more…)
This prestigious national award encourages and supports a young university student under the age of 30, who is passionate about pursuing a career as a rural or regional journalist upon graduation. (more…)
Public Hearings will be held in Orange, NSW on 14 August 2017 for two NSW Parliamentary Inquiries focusing on Regional Development and a Global Sydney and the Defence Industry in NSW. (more…)