FUNDING BOOST FOR SPORTING ORGANISATIONS
Member for Lismore Thomas George has today announced $50,000 in NSW Government funding for local sporting organisations as part of the 2016/17 Local Sport Grant Program.
Funding has been provided to the following clubs –
- Far North Coast Baseball - $12,708
- Lismore Little Athletics Centre - $13,292
- Lismore Thistles Soccer Club Inc - $4,000
- Murwillumbah Cricket Club - $10,000
- Sporting Shooters Assoc. Tenterfield Branch - $5,000
- Tenterfield District Cricket Assoc. - $5,000
“The main aim of this program is to increase regular and on-going participation opportunities in sport and active recreation in NSW,” Mr George said.
“Sport is a huge part of our way of life and the NSW Government recognises that.
“The NSW Government is committed to delivering the best infrastructure to the people of NSW and I look forward to seeing the benefits of this upgrade for the community,” Mr George added.