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July 2015

APPLICATIONS CLOSING SOON FOR LOCAL INFRASTRUCTURE GRANTS IN THE COFFS HARBOUR ELECTORATE

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  APPLICATIONS CLOSING SOON FOR LOCAL INFRASTRUCTURE GRANTS IN THE COFFS HARBOUR ELECTORATE   Member for Coffs Harbour, Andrew Fraser, today encouraged local community groups to apply for funding under the NSW Government’s 2015 Community Building Partnership program.   Funding is available for local infrastructure projects that will benefit the local community. Applications for funding are open until Friday 7 August 2015.   “The Community Building Partnership program can make a real difference to the community so I encourage local groups to get involved,” Mr Fraser said.   “The NSW…

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SENIORS WEEK GRANTS OPEN

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  SENIORS WEEK GRANTS OPEN   Member for Coffs Harbour, Andrew Fraser, today encouraged local community groups to apply for funding through the 2016 NSW Seniors Week grants program.   Mr Fraser said that Seniors Week is the community’s opportunity to celebrate the substantial contributions that seniors have made.   “These grants are a great way to help fund an event for NSW Seniors Week to help local organisations show their appreciation for seniors and encourage them to actively participate in their local community,” Mr Fraser said.   The NSW…

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GRANTS AVAILABLE FOR LOCAL FOOTY CLUBS

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  GRANTS AVAILABLE FOR LOCAL FOOTY CLUBS   Member for Coffs Harbour, Andrew Fraser, today announced the NSW Footy Facilities Fund is now open for applications until 12th August 2015.   The program is a joint initiative of the National Rugby League and the NSW Government, and offers funding for projects throughout NSW.   “This program is an important initiative that will help fund grassroots footy clubs in the Coffs Harbour electorate and throughout NSW,” Mr Fraser said.   “The NRL and the NSW Government want to get behind our…

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YOUNG PEOPLE IN THE COFFS HARBOUR ELECTORATE URGED TO ENROL IN FREE VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING PLACES

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  YOUNG PEOPLE IN THE COFFS HARBOUR ELECTORATE URGED TO ENROL IN FREE VOCATIONAL EDUCATION AND TRAINING PLACES   Applications for 200,000 free vocational education and training places are open under the NSW Government’s Smart and Skilled fee-free scholarship program.   Member for Coffs Harbour, Andrew Fraser, says this is one of the many actions the NSW Government is taking to address youth unemployment and create a productive local economy.   “The NSW Government is providing 200,000 free training places over the next four years to help young people gain…

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FRASER CALLS ON CROWN LANDS TO ACT IMMEDIATELY ON THE COFFS HARBOUR SLIPWAY

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  FRASER CALLS ON CROWN LANDS TO ACT IMMEDIATELY ON THE COFFS HARBOUR SLIPWAY     Member for Coffs Harbour, Andrew Fraser, today called on the Department of Trade and Investment Crown Lands to immediately approve a licence for the Coffs Harbour Fishermen’s Co-Operative to operate the Coffs Harbour slipway for emergency slipping.   Mr Fraser said he believed that the engineering certificates and others requirements have been obtained by the Fishermen’s Co-Op but bureaucratic bungling and delays means that no slipping can take place.   “The Fishing Co-Op provided…

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