Lismore Echo

Congratulations to local dancer Philip Channells who will further his career with a professional development opportunity made possible through NSW Government funding.

Philip will to carry out a two-week professional residency project in Moscow with the Garage Museum of Contemporary Arts ‘Experiencing the Museum 2018’ event.


Organisations who help older people lead independent and healthy lives, can apply for funding from the NSW Government’s Liveable Communities Grants Program.

Applicants will be assessed on innovation, and the potential to create sustainable long-term solutions to issues facing older people.

Applications close Monday 20 November, 2017. For more information or to apply please email LiveableCommunitiesGrants@facs.nsw.gov.au, call 8879 9172 or visit www.facs.nsw.gov.au.


The NSW Attorney General has announced a review of NSW Government support for Community Legal Centres (CLCs) in NSW. The aim of the review is to ensure that legal assistance is directed to people most in need, improve CLC service provision and assist the NSW Government in settling an approach to funding allocation.

The review will examine a range of issues, including:

Submissions are open until 23 October and can be sent to cameronreview@justice.nsw.gov.au

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