LATEST NEWS

Applications open for $250 Regional Seniors travel card

Member for Tweed Geoff Provest is delighted to advise applications for the promised $250 Regional Seniors Travel Card are now open. “The card is able to be used for fuel, taxis and pre-booked NSW TrainLink Regional services, helping seniors get to where they need to...

Have your say on the Tweed Sand Bypassing project

Members of the community are invited to have their say on the Tweed Sand Bypassing Project ahead of the 2024 expiry of a project agreement between NSW and Queensland. Member for Tweed Geoff Provest said community consultations are being held to get feedback to help...

Scholarships to get young doctors to the bush

The NSW Government is offering up to 50 scholarships worth $3000 to junior doctors embarking on careers as Rural Generalists in regional, rural and remote NSW. Member for Tweed Geoff Provest said the new scholarships, available in Tweed, will be awarded to junior...

New social and affordable housing dwellings for Tweed

Member for Tweed, Geoff Provest, has welcomed plans to build a seven-storey apartment building in Tweed Heads to provide additional social and affordable housing for local families. The NSW Land and Housing Corporation has lodged a Development Application (DA) to...

Major boost to the Tweed bus network

Commuters in the Tweed will benefit from a major bus network refresh, with more than 450 new additional weekly services to start from Monday, 16 December. Minister for Regional Transport and Roads Paul Toole said the new timetables would deliver improved connectivity...

Leading Engineering firm to set up shop in NSW

One of the world’s leading engineering consultancies, ELLUC Projects, will establish its main Australian hub in NSW creating skilled jobs and career opportunities in Sydney and the Far North Coast. Member for Tweed Geoff Provest was joined by Deputy Premier and...

Tweed shines at 2019 NSW Tourism Awards

Member for Tweed Geoff Provest has congratulated Blue Ginger Picnics from Kingscliff on their outstanding achievement at the 2019 NSW Tourism Awards, which were held last night at the Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney. In its 30th year, the NSW Tourism Awards acknowledge...

Nationals enshrine Right to Farm in Law

Nationals Member for Tweed Geoff Provest has today welcomed the news that the Right to Farm Bill 2019 has passed both houses of the NSW Parliament, giving the strongest protections to the State’s farmers and farming families. “New South Wales is experiencing extremely...

Tender awarded for Clarrie Hall Dam Environmental Impact Statement

The proposed raising of Clarrie Hall Dam is one step closer after Member for Tweed Geoff Provest announced the award of the tender for preparation of the project’s environmental impact statement today. “This is an important step in assessing the options to provide...

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Geoff Provest MP
Member for Tweed