$42,960 FOR FOUR LISMORE ELECTORATE SPORTING ORGANISATIONS

$42,960 FOR FOUR LISMORE ELECTORATE SPORTING ORGANISATIONS

11 May 2009

Thomas George, Nationals Member for Lismore says four Lismore electorate sporting organisations will certainly benefit from $42,960 worth of assistance as announced by the Minister for Sport and Recreation, The Hon Kevin Greene, under the 2008/09 Capital Assistance Program.

“This program is one of the most important avenues of assistance for local sporting organisations. It will assist with the enhancement and future development of community sporting and recreational facilities in this area.

The following projects to benefit from this year’s funding are:

The specific aim of the program is to work in partnership with the general sporting community and to support those groups who have shown they are prepared to help themselves.

“The provision of these funds is an integral part of recognising the importance of regional recreational facilities in supporting and encouraging a healthy and safe lifestyle for the rural people of NSW”, Mr George concluded.

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