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13 July 2021

The NSW Government today announced a comprehensive economic support package worth billions of dollars aimed at helping businesses and people right across the state fight through the current COVID-19 lockdown.

Media Release – NSW Premier – COVID-19 Fighting Fund to Protect Businesses, Save Jobs and Support NSW Through Lockdown

Joint Media Release -Prime Minister_NSW Premier –  NSW COVID-19 Support Package

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3 February 2021 Early in December 2020, Council was fortunate to receive funding from Resilience NSW for the Bushfire Community &…

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19 April 2021  Council has been successful in its grant application for sealing of Kildare Road (Tenterfield Tourist Route 9) for…

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