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Future investment, jobs secured for Barwon

Minister for Counter Terrorism and Corrections Anthony Roberts today announced the future of the retired Brewarrina Correctional Centre has been secured, bringing new investment to the Barwon region. Ownership of the site at Brewarrina will...
15 February, 2021
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Butler secures review of IPTAAS

Member for Barwon Roy Butler in Parliament this week secured a commitment from Health Minister Brad Hazzard to review the Isolated Patients Travel and Accommodation Assistance Scheme (IPTAAS). “The current IPTAAS subsidies of 22 cents...
12 February, 2021
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COPY CAT NATS - Nationals rebrand Butler’s Public Service Teleworking policy as their own

Member for Barwon Roy Butler is today calling out the NSW Nationals Leader on his policy copy-paste, wasting the time of the NSW Parliament. “In May 2020 I publicly – and through letters to all...
3 February, 2021
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Butler calls for independent review of Barwon-Darling water rules

Member for Barwon Roy Butler is pushing for an independent review of the first use of new protection of flow rules in the Barwon Darling management zone. “The first flow rules were created to protect...
2 February, 2021
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Low grade for Water NSW and their public information

Member for Barwon Roy Butler is calling on Water NSW to step up and keep the public properly informed when it comes to rule changes, flow rates and pumping in the Barwon-Darling River. Mr Butler...
27 January, 2021
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$11.9 million in funding welcome but Government must cough up the rest

Member for Barwon Roy Butler has welcomed $11.9 million in funding across the electorate from the Resources for Regions program but says the NSW Government must stop holding back millions of dollars. “Under Round 7...
14 January, 2021
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Make your voice heard on the state of health care in the bush

Your health care experiences matter is the key message from Member for Barwon, Roy Butler when speaking about the parliamentary inquiry into health care in regional NSW. The NSW Parliament is currently inquiring into Health...
23 November, 2020
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NSW Government doesn’t care about public sector jobs for the bush

"Today the NSW Liberal-National Government showed that it doesn’t care about returning Public Sector job opportunities to the bush by voting against the teleworking bill,” said Member for Barwon, Roy Butler. The Government Sector Employment...
19 November, 2020
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Budget money allocated to Barwon must be spent in Barwon

Member for Barwon Roy Butler has described the budget spend in his electorate as ‘big spending on essentials’. “For Barwon it’s a largely unsexy budget that focuses on essentials like local road upgrades and town...
17 November, 2020
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