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Locals die on country roads – drive so others survive

Member for Barwon Roy Butler is calling on all road users in Barwon to take action and ‘pledge to drive so others survive’ this Road Safety Week. “Across the electorate last year 249 people were...
16 November, 2020
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NSW kids can come home from Queensland boarding schools

Following weeks of appeals to the Queensland Premier Member for Barwon Roy Butler has today received the good news that NSW kids at Queensland boarding schools will be able to come home. “Over 400 NSW...
8 September, 2020
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Government must keep their promises

Member for Barwon, Roy Butler has today launched a Government Promise Register, to ensure there is a public record of the promises NSW Government members and representatives are making to people in Barwon. “Since the...
31 July, 2020
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Farmers hope for help hits another loan

“You just have to shake your head and wonder – are they actually listening and learning?” says Member for Barwon, Roy Butler on reading about the NSW Government pushing farmers towards another loan scheme for...
2 July, 2020
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Government votes against better protection for vital groundwater

The Member for Barwon, Roy Butler today carried the historic Coal Seam Gas Moratorium Bill in the NSW Parliament’s Legislative Assembly. “Much will be made of me carrying the CSG Moratorium Bill, but it should...
4 June, 2020
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It's Only Just Begun

The Shooters Fishers and Farmers Party have been told by Treasurer Dominic Perrottet that the proposed public sector wage freeze is “just the beginning” of changes the Government will make to regain the economy and employment in...
28 May, 2020
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Granting our sports clubs a kick along

Member for Barwon Roy Butler has announced that twelve Sporting Clubs will share in more than $92,000 in funding thanks to the 2019-20 Local Sport Grant Program. Mr Butler said the funding will allow these...
18 May, 2020
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Working from home works - it’s time for the bush to telecommute

If there is one positive from the COVID-19 pandemic it’s the widespread realisation that working from home works, says Member for Barwon, Roy Butler. Mr Butler is calling on the NSW Government to review the...
5 May, 2020
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Butler calls on the NSW Government to waive car rego fees

Member for Barwon, Roy Butler is adding his voice to calls for car registration waivers saying motorists shouldn’t be slogged with car registration fees while we’re being told to stay off the roads. “The cost...
24 April, 2020
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