2018 media releases

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    Rising river alert - Snowy River below Jindabyne Dam

    5 September 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The department today issued a ‘rising river alert’ for the Snowy River between Jindabyne Dam and Dalgety in southern NSW for Wednesday 12 September 2018.

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    AbilityMap opens doors for high performers

    4 September 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    When Kevin Chandler, co-founder of Sydney startup AbilityMap, began researching recruitment practices, he discovered the most qualified candidate was not always the most competent.

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    Temporary water restrictions for Macquarie Regulated River system

    30 March 2020
    NSW Department of Industry

    A temporary water restriction now applies to general security water users in the Macquarie regulated river water source.

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    NSW leads nation in apprenticeship results

    4 September 2018
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills

    Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills welcomed research released today by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research.

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    Murray and Murrumbidgee water allocation

    3 September 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Today’s water allocations for licensed water users in the Murray region reflect the ongoing dry conditions across much of the state.

  6. Alto board platform in loungeroom

    Virtual hoverboard flies back to the future

    3 September 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Sydney company Visospace has made the flying hoverboard a virtual reality with a new device set to put Australia on the map for VR technology development.

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    Have your say water metering consultations in Gunnedah

    31 August 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The department will meet with the community in Gunnedah this week as part of a state-wide consultation and community engagement program on non-urban metering.

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    NSW Government delivers fastest payment terms in Australia

    31 August 2018
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Small Business

    Deputy Premier and Minister for Small Business announced an Australian-first commitment to pay small businesses contracted by the NSW Government, in just five days.

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    STEM support for Hunter workforce

    31 August 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The NSW Government is investing a further $400,000 over two years to train young people with essential skills needed for the defence industry in regional NSW.

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    NSW to bank billions with 2030 tourism target

    29 August 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    In a bid to triple overnight visitor spending by 2030 the NSW Government has launched an ambitious tourism target and new Visitor Economy Industry Action Plan.