RECOGNITION FOR COUNTRY COACHES & OFFICIALS

RECOGNITION FFOR COUNTRY COACHES & OFFICIALS

RECOGNITION FOR COUNTRY COACHES & OFFICIALS

8 June 2005

$5,250 has been allocated to 10 individual sports people under the 2005 Country Coaches & Officials Scheme, The Nationals Member for Lismore Thomas George announced today.

"Such recognition to country athletes in the Lismore electorate by the Minister for Sport & Recreation is testimony to the talent and scope of ability in rural areas," Mr George said

The following people have received funding as a contribution to expenses to access opportunities to participate in education courses that assist them in gaining or maintaining required accreditation:

Jodie Behan
Mahala Klotz
Sharon Williamson
Bronwyn Wilson
Pamela Behan
Stephen Clough
Charlie Laidlaw
Todd Usher
Dean Marshall
Matthew Barlow

 

NSW Gymnastic Assoc
NSW Gymnastic Assoc
NSW Gymnastic Assoc
NSW Gymnastic Assoc
NSW Gymnastic Assoc
NSW Softball Assoc
Judo Federation of Australia
NSW Karate Federation
NSW Karate Federation
NSW Rugby Union

"The Scheme is vital in its role in assisting with the expenses that many rural people are faced with," concluded Mr 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