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Local schools to be air conditioned under cooler classrooms fund

The NSW Government has announced the first schools to receive air conditioning under its Cooler Classrooms program, with 2 schools in Tweed set to benefit. Member for Tweed Geoff Provest welcomed the announcement. “I’m pleased that schools in our local community will...

1500 new police to keep the community safe

Member for Tweed Geoff Provest has welcomed the NSW Government’s announcement that 1,500 new police will be added to the NSW Police Force – the biggest increase in 30 years. “The 1,500 extra police will benefit every single community across NSW including Tweed, thanks...

Funding announced – 2018 Community Building Partnership program

The electorate of Tweed has today secured $330,000 in funding for a total of 13 projects through the NSW Government’s 2018 Community Building Partnership Program. Member for Tweed Geoff Provest said the State Government funds will deliver much-needed improvements to...

Dont let the water waste your life or your mates

In the lead up to summer, Member for Tweed Geoff Provest is urging the community to stay safe in and around the water, as the NSW Government launches its 2018 water safety advertising campaign. “Last summer, 36 people tragically drowned in NSW waterways, and seven of...

Tweed seniors to get tech savvy

Older people in Tweed have the opportunity to increase their digital skills to stay connected through the NSW Government’s popular Tech Savvy Seniors program. Delivered in partnership with Telstra, Tech Savvy Seniors provides free or low cost training through a...

Statement regarding Tweed Mayor comments

I share the community’s outrage over calls from Tweed Shire Mayor Katie Milne to boycott local businesses who are engaged to work on the new Tweed Hospital. Through the planning processes with NSW Health Infrastructure, I have been working tirelessly to ensure as much...

Tweed Valley Hospital site acquired and preliminary works underway

Member for Tweed, Geoff Provest today announced that the site for the Tweed Valley Hospital had been acquired and preliminary works were underway, marking a major milestone in the delivery of the brand new state-of-the-art major referral hospital for the people of the...

$10,500 in Eco Schools grants for Tweed

86 schools across NSW will share in more than $300,000 funding to implement local and practical environmental education initiatives through the 2018 round of the Eco Schools Grant Program. Member for Tweed Geoff Provest today announced a $3,500 Eco Schools Grant for...

Caravan owners of Tweed set to save big

Member for Tweed Geoff Provest has reminded caravan owners of Tweed electorate that they will soon receive a 40 per cent discount in registering caravans and camper trailers. “The changes will come into effect from 1 November 2018” Mr Provest said. “This means that...

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Geoff Provest MP
Member for Tweed