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Communities Plus boosts social and affordable housing

By at October 25, 2015 | 10:48 pm | 0 Comment

Communities Plus boosts social and affordable housing

Minister for Social Housing Brad Hazzard today called for interest in delivering the new generation of world class social, affordable and private housing in NSW. “Communities Plus is a new generation of integrated housing developments, delivered in partnership with the private, non-government and community housing sectors in Macquarie Park along with six locations in more...

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Delivering the NDIS to more than half of eligible Australians

By at September 26, 2015 | 9:08 pm | 0 Comment

Delivering the NDIS to more than half of eligible Australians

The Commonwealth, New South Wales and Victorian governments has signed the first agreements for the full rollout of the National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS). The historic signings confirm the joint commitment of the Commonwealth, New South Wales and Victorian Governments to people with disability, their families and carers. The agreements give certainty to more...

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Labor affirms commitment to work with Gujarat

By at June 17, 2015 | 5:57 pm | 0 Comment

Labor affirms commitment to work with Gujarat

On their visit to India , NSW Opposition Leader Luke Foley and Daniel Mookhey MLC visited  Gandhinagar today and met Anandiben Patel, Chief Minister of Gujarat. The NSW Government has signed a memorandum of understanding with the state of Gujarat – and NSW Labor has affirmed its commitment to strengthening the ties between two states. “The economic development of more...

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Parramasala to play a leading role during Modi’s Indian Tourism week

By at June 17, 2015 | 4:58 pm | 0 Comment

Parramasala to play a leading role during Modi’s Indian Tourism week

NSW Premier Mike Baird and Minister for Multiculturalism John Ajaka announced details of the much-anticipated 2015 Parramasala Festival. Baird said the event celebrating Indian and South Asian customs, traditions and cuisines would be held from Friday 16 October to Sunday 18 October in Parramatta. “I’m also pleased to announce this year’s festival will be more...

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Whooping cough outbreaks: Three-fold increase this year

By at June 15, 2015 | 5:34 pm | 0 Comment

Whooping cough outbreaks: Three-fold increase this year

Whooping cough notifications have jumped three-fold for the same period last year – with the NSW Labor Opposition calling on the Baird Government to step up efforts to counter the anti-vaccination movement. Official NSW Health data shows that for January-June 2014, there were 911 notifications while for January-June 2015, there were 2831 notifications – a three-fold more...

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Baird Government’s appeal of power price cuts will add to cost of living

By at June 2, 2015 | 4:05 pm | 0 Comment

Baird Government’s appeal of  power price cuts will add to cost of living

Tens of thousands of families and small businesses already unable to pay their electricity bills will be hit even harder if Mike Baird is successful in his quest through the courts for higher power prices. Data from the Australian Energy Regulator (AER) shows that almost 33,000 households and more than 3,800 small businesses were disconnected in 2013-14 – increases of more...

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Reporting domestic violence trauma eased

By at June 2, 2015 | 3:43 pm | 0 Comment

Reporting domestic violence trauma eased

Victims of domestic violence in NSW can deliver their evidence via video in court to help ensure the criminal justice system is a less traumatic experience. The Criminal Procedure Amendment (Domestic Violence Complainants) Act 2014 has come into force, making NSW the first state in Australia to allow video evidence. The move is just one of the many steps the NSW more...

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Jewish Board of Deputies held Shabbat dinner

By at June 2, 2015 | 3:29 pm | 0 Comment

Jewish Board of Deputies held Shabbat dinner

A communal Shabbat Dinner was held by  NSW Jewish Board of Deputies on Friday May 15 , 2015 at  The Great Synagogue. It  was attended by more than 120 representatives from different communities including Hindus, Sikhs, Christian and Jains joined the  members of the NSW Jewish Board of celebrate the Shabbat service and dinner. Shabbat dinners are held on the first more...

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NSW Young Regional Artist Scholarships now open

By at April 23, 2015 | 4:15 pm | 0 Comment

NSW Young Regional Artist Scholarships now open

Arts NSW scholarships valued at $10,000 will help develop the artistic talents of young artists and art professionals in regional NSW. Applications for the NSW Young Regional Artist Scholarships are now open until 11th June 2015. Scholarships are available for people aged 18 to 25 years old, who are based in *regional NSW. Scholarships will fund activities such as more...

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NSW signs historic agreement with Gujarat

By at January 15, 2015 | 7:09 pm | 0 Comment

NSW signs historic agreement with Gujarat

NSW Premier Mike Baird signed an agreement with the Indian state of Gujarat that will strengthen cultural, trade and diplomatic relations between NSW and India. A new Memorandum of Understanding between NSW and Gujarat has come into effect after Baird and the Chief Minister of Gujarat, Mrs Anandiben Patel, attended an official signing in Ahmedabad. Baird said the more...

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