2019 media releases

  1. New Corporate Hotel for Parramatta

    4 February 2019
    NSW Department of Industry

    A new four-star hotel targeted at business travellers to be built in Parramatta by private equity investment company Pro-Invest Group with support of the NSW Government.

  2. Rick Colless, Reg Kidd, Niall Blair, Judy Gosling and Simon Draper sod turning at Orange

    Sod has turned on Orange's new house of ag

    25 January 2019
    Minister for Primary Industries

    Minister for Primary Industries today turned the first sod of the new Department of Primary Industries building on the site of the old Orange hospital.

  3. Taylor Martin MLC, Minister for Trade and Industry Niall Blair and Dean Epps, General Manager, Life Health

    Recipe to boost food manufacturing sector

    21 January 2019
    Minister for Trade and Industry

    The NSW Government launched a new strategy to support the NSW food and beverage manufacturing industry.

  4. Governor: NSW and India share vibrant relationship

    21 January 2019
    NSW Department of Industry

    The Governor of NSW has returned from an official visit to India where he promoted NSW’s trade and cultural ties and its strengths in the education, technology and food and beverage sectors.

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    Lease extension to save RSPCA millions

    17 January 2019
    Minister for Lands and Forestry

    Sydney’s RSPCA will save in excess of $7.4 million that can be redirected towards animal welfare thanks to a 20-year lease extension delivered by the NSW Government.

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    Wagga Harness Racing Track a Group One Event

    16 January 2019
    Minister for Racing

    The future is bright for harness racing in the Riverina, with the new $12 million track at Cartwright’s Hill to host prestigious Group One races from 2020.

  7. Nominations open for 2019 NSW Training Awards

    15 January 2019
    Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills

    Deputy Premier and Minister for Skills John Barilaro today announced the opening of nominations for the 2019 NSW Training Awards.

  8. Engineers tap pipeline to success

    9 January 2019
    NSW Department of Industry

    Sydney startup VAPAR is transforming the way Australian councils and water utilities maintain their stormwater and sewerage assets thanks to technology developed with NSW Government assistance.

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    New appointments to strengthen NSW racing industry

    7 January 2019
    Minister for Racing

    Minister for Racing has today announced that Michael Crismale has been appointed to the Racing NSW Board for a period of three years.

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    Government helping farmers meet new metering rules

    4 October 2019
    NSW Department of Planning, Industry and Environment

    The NSW Government is adjusting the start dates for metering rules to ensure farmers can meet strict new metering obligations being rolled out in the Northern Basin, as the drought continues across the state.