2018 media releases

  1. NSW Government logo

    NSW to stage world’s richest greyhound race

    31 July 2018
    Minister for Racing

    Wentworth Park will be home to the world’s richest greyhound event, the inaugural Million Dollar Chase, on October 20, Minister for Racing said today.

  2. NSW Government logo

    Full steam ahead for NSW cruise industry

    29 July 2018
    Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight and Minister for Tourism and Major Events

    The state’s $1.6 billion cruise tourism industry is set to benefit from new measures to address capacity constraints and boost regional visitation.

  3. NSW Government logo

    Two NSW Water Sharing Plans extended

    27 July 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Two NSW Water Sharing Plans have been extended to allow for the consideration of a recent review by the Natural Resources Commission.

  4. NSW Government logo

    Grants to accelerate defence technology

    27 July 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Grants of up to $50,000 are up for grabs to provide seed funding for NSW small-to-medium size enterprises to help develop early stage defence technologies.

  5. Longtail UX co-founders, Andreas Dzumla and Will Santow

    $1.2 million loan to Longtail UX to create 55 jobs

    27 July 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The NSW Government is backing a former Google employee and a successful internet entrepreneur to help businesses improve their global search.

  6. GBOTA Director Geoff Rose, Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson, Gunnedah Racing Secretary Cherie Rosier and Minister for Racing Paul Toole.

    $480,000 upgrade for Gunnedah greyhound racetrack

    23 July 2018
    Minister for Racing

    Greyhound racing will return to Gunnedah thanks to a $480,000 upgrade of the local greyhound track funded by the NSW Government.

  7. NSW Government logo

    Public comment sought on draft Macquarie Floodplain Management Plan

    19 July 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Floodplain landholders and the community are invited to comment on the draft Macquarie Valley Floodplain Management Plan.

  8. Children coders at 2017 Moonhack event

    Young coders lift off at Sydney Startup Hub

    19 July 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Sydney Startup Hub-based Tank Stream Labs will become ‘mission control’ for a world-record-breaking global coding event for children – Moonhack 2018.

  9. NSW Government logo

    The Kosciuszko to showcase regional racing

    18 July 2018
    Minister for Racing

    NSW’s regional thoroughbred industry will get a major boost with a new $1.3 million race for country-trained horses and increased prize money.

  10. NSW Government logo

    Subcontractors to receive financial assistance from the NSW Government

    16 July 2018
    Deputy Premier of NSW, Minister for Regional NSW and Minister for Small Business

    Acting Premier of NSW announced the government will provide financial assistance to those small businesses that worked on the Pacific Highway in Northern NSW.