2018 media releases

  1. Nirav Tolia

    Nextdoor chooses Sydney for Asia Pacific headquarters

    30 October 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    San Francisco based company Nextdoor, the world’s leading private social network for neighbourhoods, has announced it will establish its Asia Pacific headquarters in Sydney as part of an expansion into the region.

  2. NSW Government logo

    Consultation underway on criteria to protect basin communities

    30 October 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    NSW, Victoria, South Australia and Commonwealth government departments are working together to determine how the Murray-Darling Basin Plan efficiency measure projects will be rolled out.

  3. Sharrock family

    Spark festival event guides startup parents through challenges of juggling business and bubs

    29 October 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    NSW entrepreneurs will hear directly from successful ‘parent-repreneurs’ on how to juggle a fast-paced startup business and parenthood at an event this week.

  4. NSW Government logo

    India opportunity for cyber security startups

    29 October 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    Ten NSW cyber security startups will be offered a major business development opportunity in India under the NSW-India Cyber Security Exchange, a joint initiative by the NSW Government, Macquarie University and Optus.

  5. NSW Government logo

    Report on Lower Darling water security options released

    26 October 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The NSW Department of Industry – Water today released a report on options for water security in the Lower Darling arising from the proposed Menindee Lakes Water Savings Project.

  6. NSW Government logo

    $4.2 billion Snowy Hydro legacy fund powering regional NSW

    25 October 2018
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW

    Deputy Premier and Minister for Regional NSW today announced five priority areas the NSW Government will fund under the $4.2 billion Snowy Hydro Legacy Fund.

  7. Niall Blair & Jane Lu

    NSW's best exporters announced at Premier's awards

    25 October 2018
    Minister for Trade and Industry

    Nineteen New South Wales businesses have been recognised and celebrated for their outstanding success and contribution to the state’s trade output at the Premier’s NSW Export Awards held in Sydney last night.

  8. NSW Government logo

    Rising river alert - Snowy River below Jindabyne Dam

    24 October 2018
    NSW Department of Industry

    The NSW Department of Industry today issued a ‘rising river alert’ for the Snowy River between Jindabyne Dam and Dalgety in southern NSW for Wednesday 31 October 2018.

  9. NSW Government logo

    Carcoar pipeline may be the answer

    23 October 2018
    Minister for Regional Water

    The NSW Government is committing $850,000 to exploring infrastructure options for a pipeline between Carcoar Dam and Lake Rowlands.

  10. Rick Colless, Niall Blair & Peter Mortimer

    Mortimer kicks a goal in India

    19 October 2018
    Minister for Trade and Industry

    Former rugby league star turned Orange winemaker Peter Mortimer is out to tackle global markets after taking part in a successful trade mission to India with the NSW Government.