OUT AND ABOUT
Scroll through the images below to see what Geoff has been getting up to across the Tweed.
Minister for Primary Industries The Hon Nial Blair visits Tweed to announce a new artifical reef just off the Tweed
Minister for Racing, The Hon Paul Toole and I met with Executive Business Director Rod Payne and Group Gaming Manager Tim Richardson during his recent visit to Tweed
The NSW Premier comes to Tweed. The Hon Gladys Berejiklian travelled to Tweed to show support for our flood affected residents
His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret’d), Governor of New South Wales accompanied by Mrs Linda Hurley visited Tumbulgum after the recent flood event
Here at Kingscliff Mini School Director Lindy Smith. Great to see where they are spending the Community Building Partnership funding.
Possum Preschool received Community Building Partnership funding to upgrade their facilities and add a weather proof cover for the gazebo in the playground
Liam visits Tweed Byron LAC. Pictured here with Crime Prevention Officer, Brad Foster and Superintedent Wayne Starling
Celebrating Women in Local Government. Pictured here with Tracey, Liz, Erika and Tanya and The Hon Gabrielle Upton, Minister for Local Government and The Hon Tanya Davies, Minister for Women
Here with TSC Mayor Katie Milne at the Official opening of the Tweed Community Recycling Centre at Stotts Island
Here with Mantra on Salt Beach GM Scott Robertson and TSC GM Troy Green at the NSW State of Origin announcement
Here with Laurie Daley at the official announcement – the 2017 NSW State of Origin training camps will be based in Kingscliff
The Minister for Emergency Services visits Tweed SES to announce funding for four lightweight Ark Angel rescue rafts
Minister for Emergency Services The Hon David Elliott visits Cudgen RFS to announce funding for four hand-held fire ground radios
Inspecting the new Tweed Police station site with the Deputy Premier, The Hon Troy Grant, Superintendent Wayne Starling and Sergeant Mal Kentwell
Bilambil Soccer Club received funding through the NSW Government Sport & Rec funding for new sporting equipment
Minister for Environment, The Hon Mark Speakman visits the Koala food trees at Cudgen Nature Reserve
Cabarita Beach Pony Club received funding through the NSW Government Community Building Partnership program to upgrade their canteen
Here with Tom Alletson TSC Waterways Program Leader and Troy Green TSC General Manager at Clarrie Purnell Park, Condong
$97,500 Estuary management grant awarded to Council for the Tweed Estuary Coastal Zone Management Plan Preparation project
Here with Tweed Coast Tigers AFL Manager discussing plans on how the club will be utilising the NSW Governments Community Building funding
Here with Paul Salmon, Manager of Tweed Heads PCYC following their successful application for funding through the NSW Governments Community Building Partnership program
Dressed up as Santa for another year for Friends of the Pound. Community members came along with their animals for photos with Santa.
And the construction of the new Tweed Police station commences. Here with Assistant Commissioner Jeff Loy.
Christmas is all about giving. Dropping off lots of presents for a family in need as part of the Adopt a family appeal
Here with Rory Curtis, Maggie-Anne Leybourne and Councillor Polglase at the Tweed Business Chamber breakfast
Its always a pleasure to be able to speak at the Tweed Business Chamber breakfast and give an update on where the State of NSW is heading
It was an honour to be able to bring the Minister for Disability Services The Hon John Ajaka to Tweed. Here catching up with CEO of On Track Elaine De Vos and Paralympian Tracey Barrell.
Minister for Rural Health, Senator Fiona Nash comes to Tweed to meet with Tweed Hospital Heads of Dept
Minister for Health Jillian Skinner and I meet with the Tweed Hospital Executives to dicuss the progress of the Hospital upgrades
Here with the Tweed Byron LALC and Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Leslie Williams on her visit to Tweed
Here with Tweed Shire Council General Manager, Troy Green and Professionals Real Estate Licensee Roger McLeod at the Berkely Lane opening
Great to cath up with the crew at Kingscliff and Superintendent Greg Lewis to handover the new state of the art fire helmets
Pictured here with Dianne Collier and her dear friend Lee Moloney who is also the Australian Red Cross Regional Co-ordinator of Community Visitors Scheme Northern Region
Very honoured to be with the Tweed Australia South Sea Islanders families for a flag raising ceremony
Such an honour to be able to attend the Vietnam Veterans Long Tan day service at The South Tweed Sports Memorial Garden
Front and centre retiring officer George Sutherland. After 40 years service to the Tweed communityGeorge has decided to call it time. Well done George, your a champion
Minister Elliot pictured here with Tweed Heads Fire Station officers and Zone Commander RN2 Superintendent Greg Lewis
Presenting longstanding member Peter Harriden with his farewell present from his team and thank him for his dedication and service at the Far North Coast Fire Control Centre
Pictured here with Minister Elliot and Rural Fire Service Superintendent David Cook at the Murwillumbah Fire Control
Cooking up a storm with Coolangatta and Tweed Heads Lions Club for the free bike riders breakfast to acknowledge the completion of works to Wharf Street.
I was pleased to join with the Deputy Premier and Minister for Police Troy Grant today to promote National Missing Persons week.
Here with Brian Goodall and Marc Anderson heading in to take part in the Freds Place Community Sleepout
I was honoured to be a part of the Combined Catholic Schools Public Speaking Competition as an adjudicator
Tweed City Shopping Centre Manager Kath Mills chats with Minister for Regional Development, Skills and Small Business John Barilaro
The Attorney General, Gabrielle Upton, was in Tweed to launch the Safer Pathway program. This initiative is a part of the NSW Government’s Domestic and Family Violence Framework for Reform.
Neighbourhood watch get a new marquee. Watch out for it at local events and get involved in your NHW .
Here with Lt Geoff Mike from TS Vampire Naval Cadet Unit. I was thrilled to join the Unit for the Annual Inspection and Ceremonial Parade
Here with Minister for Roads and Freight and Minister for the North Coast Duncan Gay, TSC Mayor Gary Bagnall displaying the new welcome to NSW signs
New fire truck delivered to Kingscliff. Im pictured here with Kingscliff 347 Crew who also all received awards of service. Congratulations team!
Here with the Deputy Premier Troy Grant, Health Minister Jillian Skinner, clinicians and staff at The Tweed Hospital today to announce the $48 million upgrade.
Here with Minister for Environment Rob Stokes planting the first small seedling of up to 15,000 koala food trees.
Here with Brent Hayward from Bogangar LPO sharing the good news.Tweed newsagents have welcomed an initiative by the NSW Government to grant more protection for local newsagencies
Joined the Twin Towns Radio Yacht club today to give the wonderful news that some funding through the Community Building Partnership Program is on its way
Getting into the Christmas spirit. Donating to the St Vincent de Paul Christmas Family appeal. CEO Brian Goodall happy to take these gifts off my hands and pass on to a much deserving family
Rob Stokes, Minister for the Environment here with Jane Lofthouse, Unit Coordinator Natural Resource Management at TSC to discuss the funding for coastal protection
Local principals had an opportunity to discuss their educaiton issues with the Minister for Education Adrian Piccoli on his visit to Tweed
Minister for Fair Trading Matthew Mason Cox addresses Residential Park managers and home owners in South Tweed
At the Rotary Great Duck Race Sunday 26th October with Maggie-Anne Leybourne, Matthew Fraser, Deputy Premier Troy Grant and Jayne Henry
With Deputy Premier and NBN news at the announcement of funding for new signage on entry to NSW – Sunday 26th October
At the announcement of funding for improved signage on the entry to NSW with Deputy Premier, Troy Grant and Tweed Business Chamber President, Matthew Fraser and TSC Mayor Gary Bagnall
With Carlee Mahoney (Detect Inspector NSW Police Force), Inspect Brendon Cullen (Tweed Byron LAC Crime Manager and Supt Stuart Wilkins
Addressing Residential Park owners and residents with Minister Matthew Mason-Cox about changes to Regulations- Friday 17th October
With The Hon Kevin Humphries – Minister for Natural Resources, Lands and Water and The Hon Paul Toole, Minister for Local Government on the Nationals Regional Tour
Geoff joins Tweed Coast Tigers AFL Club and Tweed Council in celebrating the receipt of funding from the NSW Government Community Building Partnership funding round
Opening NSW funded extensions to Cooloon Children’s Centre in Tweed Heads with Centre Director Judy Radich
Geoff joins retired NSW police officer Alan Martin to congratulate Alan’s wife Valentyna on becoming an Australian citizen.
Geoff and Premier Barry O’Farrell welcome the arrival of the ‘Gypsy Lady’ firefighting Air-Crane to NSW, bolstering the RFS’s aerial water-bombing capability.
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