2016 media releases
Camera technology helps in early bushfire detection22 December 2016
John Barilaro MP pdf149.8 KB
Remote camera monitoring technology is helping with early bushfire detection in some of the State’s most remote and fire-prone areas, thanks to assistance from the NSW Government.
NSW Government supports Newcastle airport's growth16 December 2016
Scot MacDonald MLC pdf86.9 KB
The NSW Government has provided $30,000 in funding for the development of a Newcastle Airport master plan which will drive airport upgrades and sustainability over the next 20 years.
Top Australian economist to help drive state's development16 December 2016
NSW Department of Industry
The NSW Government has established a new brains trust led by one of Australia’s top economists to deliver expert advice on new measures to create jobs, build infrastructure and grow the state’s economy.
Landmark NSW/ACT agreement to support border communities12 December 2016
John Barilaro MP pdf167.5 KB
Deputy Premier and Member for Monaro, John Barilaro, today hailed the NSW/ACT Memorandum of Understanding for Regional Collaboration 2016-19 as a landmark agreement between the jurisdictions that will provide more efficient and effective service delivery to southern NSW.
NSW Government continues to switch on the regions1 December 2016
John Barilaro MP pdf113.7 KB
More communities and businesses across regional NSW will soon see internet access and reception bars on their mobile phones, with 39 new towers confirmed under round two of the Mobile Black Spots Program.
NSW Government launches Innovation Strategy30 November 2016
Victor Dominello MP and Anthony Roberts MP pdf201.7 KB
The NSW Government today launched its Innovation Strategy, aimed at fostering a culture of new ideas and innovation throughout the Government and wider society.
Sydney School of Entrepreneurship announced at TAFE NSW Ultimo campus23 November 2016
John Barilaro MP and Anthony Roberts MP pdf147.1 KB
Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills, John Barilaro, and Minister for Industry, Resources and Energy, Anthony Roberts, have announced TAFE NSW Ultimo campus as the location for the Sydney School of Entrepreneurship.
NSW Government helps grow Western Sydney businesses22 November 2016
Anthony Roberts MP pdf116.9 KB
The NSW Government will host a series of important workshops in Western Sydney to teach local businesses how to win supply chain contracts.
NSW VET student named National Teacher of the Year18 November 2016
John Barilaro MP pdf204.1 KB
NSW has taken one of the top honours at the 2016 Australian Training Awards for Vocational Education and Training (VET) students held in Darwin last night.
NSW Regional Development Framework to drive further growth10 November 2016
John Barilaro MP pdf107.2 KB
Minister for Regional Development John Barilaro today launched a new Regional Development Framework (RDF) for NSW to further grow regional business confidence, create jobs and encourage business investment.