$26,000 GRANT FOR NORPA DANCE PROGRAM

$26,000 GRANT FOR NORPA DANCE PROGRAM

$26,000 GRANT FOR NORPA DANCE PROGRAM

21 November 2005

The Nationals Member for Lismore, Thomas George today announced $26,000 in funding for the Northern Rivers Performing Arts Inc. Dance Program Step Up 2006.

"I am pleased to announce this substantial funding under the NSW Ministry for the Arts 2006 Dance Program," Mr George said.

"The Northern Rivers has a wealth of performing arts talent and it is pleasing to see the development of dance in the local area will be supported by this grant."

Mr George said the 2006 Dance Program encourages the appreciation and development of dance in New South Wales by supporting a wide range of dance and movement practice.
Funding is available to assist with operational costs, to support specific programs or to assist with strategic initiatives.

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