LOCAL SPORT GRANT PROGRAM OPENS

Nationals Member for Lismore Thomas George today encouraged local sporting clubs to apply for the NSW Government’s Local Sport Grant Program to get more locals involved in sport and recreation activities.

Mr George said the Program aims to increase regular and on-going participation in sport and active recreation.

“The Local Sport Grant Program provides funding for sports clubs throughout NSW,” said Mr George said.

“We all know sport is incredibly important for health and wellbeing, as well as bringing people in the community together.”

“The NSW Government is committed to delivering the best infrastructure and services to the people of NSW and this Local Sport Grant Program provides funding opportunities for every single community across the state, so I encourage our local sporting groups to take advantage of the fund,” Mr George added.

There are four project types within the Program, these being:

Applications are now open and close 11 November 2016.

For more information and to apply, visit www.sportandrecreation.nsw.gov.au/grants.

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