14 LISMORE ELECTORATE ATHLETES RECEIVE FUNDING

RECOGNITION FFOR COUNTRY ATHLETES

14 LISMORE ELECTORATE ATHLETES RECEIVE FUNDING

28 May 2004

Thomas George, National Party Member for Lismore was pleased with the allocation of funding totalling $13,500 provided to 14 local athletes under the 2004 Country Athletes Scheme.

"The North Coast area is promoting and developing talented sportspeople, who are receiving due recognition to their commitment and determination in their chosen sport," commented Thomas George.

The Scheme assists the following sportspeople to access and obtain first class training, coaching and competition;
 

Karate


Softball




Cricket
Golf
Junior Rugby Union
Soccer

 

Matthew Tickle
Tasman Wales
Tyson Hussien
Emily Gooding
Garon Clough
Jon Hudson
Michael Munro
Nikki Clough
Tom Cooper
Rhein Gibson
David Briggs
Lucas MacPherson
Mario Tinning

"These rural athletes will be sent an amount to contribute towards expenses that they have incurred during representation at a State level. My congratulations to them all," concluded Thomas George.

 

Lismore Contact Details:

Office: 55 Carrington Street  LISMORE
Postal: PO Box 52  LISMORE  NSW  2480
Telephone: 02 6621 3624
Facsimile: 02 6622 1403
Email: lismore@parliament.nsw.gov.au

Murwillumbah Contact Details:

Telephone: 02 6672 7577