Farmers in Tweed urged to look for fall armyworm

Member for Tweed Geoff Provest has urged farmers in Tweed to be on the lookout for signs of damage and the presence of fall armyworm larvae in summer crops following the recent trapping of moths in various locations across northern NSW including Tumbulgum. Mr Provest...

Premier cycling event kicks off in the Tweed

The beautiful Tweed will welcome some of Australia’s best emerging cyclists, with the 2020 National Road Series National Tour kicking off in the region thanks to the support of the NSW Government. Parliamentary Secretary for Tourism and Major Events and Member for...

Growing green thumbs in Tweed Public schools

Sustainable Schools Grants program are opening shortly for 2021, supporting students to develop innovative sustainability projects at their schools Schools in Tweed will be able to apply for grants of up to $15,000 to assist in developing innovative hands-on projects...

NSW Budget delivers big for Tweed Health and Education

The 2020-21 NSW Budget handed down today provides a major boost to Tweed health and Tweed education, according to Tweed Nationals MP Geoff Provest. “In particular, the Budget allocates $82.7 million from the Jobs and Infrastructure Acceleration Fund to turbocharge...

Digital registration to be mandated from 23 November

Venues across the Tweed are being urged to put the safety of customers and staff first and have a system for digital registration such as a QR code that records patrons’ names and contact details in place by 23 November, or risk facing penalties. Member for Tweed...

Border sports clubs to benefit from COVID-19 grants

Member for Tweed Geoff Provest has welcomed news that NSW grassroots sport clubs and associations that participate in community sports over the NSW border are set to receive a helping hand, with the announcement of the COVID-19 Cross Border Sport Fund by the NSW...