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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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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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