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Green Army team leading the way in Condobolin

Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton, was delighted to attend the launch of the Mid-Lachlan Lakes, Woodlands and Cultural Heritage Restoration Green Army project in Condobolin last week.    The launch forms part of the first round of inaugural Green Army projects with the team in Cond... ... (06-Jul)

Green Army team leading the way in Condobolin

Mobile Black Spot Programme delivers coverage benefits for the Parkes electorate

Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton, has announced that the Parkes electorate will receive 10 new or upgraded mobile base stations under the Abbott Government’s $100 million Mobile Black Spot Programme.   “This is a great outcome for the region, with a total of $6.40 million to be investe... ... (25-Jun)

Mobile Black Spot Programme delivers coverage benefits for the Parkes electorate

‘Golden Wattle’ comes to Walgett and Narrabri

The Australian Government Mobile Service Centre ‘Golden Wattle’ has hit the road to give people in the Walgett and Narrabri Shires convenient, local access to essential government payments and services in late June and early July.    The Mobile Service Centre will visit Rowena, Burren Ju... ... (19-Jun)

China FTA a big win for local farmers

Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton has welcomed the signing of Australia’s Free Trade Agreement with China which was signed by the Minister for Trade and Investment, the Hon Andrew Robb and Chinese Commerce Minister, Gao Hucheng.   Mr Coulton said the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement... ... (18-Jun)

Two weeks for local schools to apply for Sporting Schools funding

Primary schools across the country have less than two weeks to benefit from the first funding round of the Abbott Government’s $100 million Sporting Schools programme.   Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton, urged all local primary schools who haven’t already registered for this programme ... ... (12-Jun)

First Accelerating Commercialisation grant to boost local business

Local business, Maverick Biomaterials Pty Limited, will receive a grant to propel their bright ideas into the marketplace under the Australian Government’s Accelerating Commercialisation programme.  Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton announced the grant as part of the $10.6 million Accele... ... (11-Jun)

First Accelerating Commercialisation grant  to boost local business

Locals to have their say on country of origin food labelling

Locals can now have their say on clearer country of origin food labelling in an online survey that will help design the Australian Government’s new labelling system.   The Government has been consulting with industry, including growers, processors and retailers, to implement a clearer, more d... ... (11-Jun)

Depreciation for local farmers brought forward

Farmers across the Parkes electorate can now claim a tax deduction on all capital expenditure on water facilities, fodder storage assets and fencing incurred since the 2015 Budget was handed down at 7:30pm on 12 May 2015.   Farmers can fully deduct the cost of water facilities and fencing in ... ... (27-May)

NBN Rollout Progresses

The NBN will begin construction in areas covering an additional 3,400 premises in the Gulgong and Wellington areas in coming months as the company expands its multi-technology mix rollout. The company is expanding the rollout of its fibre to the node network, with an additional 168,000 premises due... ... (27-May)

Youth allowance changes to give local families better support

The Abbott Coalition Government will introduce more generous means testing arrangements for youth payments from 1 January 2016 to give families in the Parkes electorate better opportunities to support their children from school to further study, Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton, said today. ... ... (26-May)

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