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Monday, 25 July 2016

Dune and bush restoration, a new shared pathway for pedestrians and cyclists and improved beach access will be completed at Silver Beach with a $375,000 grant from the NSW Government.

Sutherland Shire Council will also contribute $375,000 to the project.

There are already approximately 250 metres of shared path at both the eastern and western ends of Silver Beach. The middle section of 1.5km consists of dune areas, open spaces and seating, informal access tracks, viewing platforms and swimming areas.

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Community invited to have its say on Kurnell and La Perouse Wharves

Tuesday, 05 July 2016

I welcome the release of the NSW Government’s draft feasibility study on potential new ferry wharves at Kurnell and La Perouse.

I encourage the community to comment on the study, which is now open for feedback.

The government made a commitment last year to investigate reintroducing ferry wharves at Kurnell and La Perouse.

The study investigated locations for ferry wharves and considered how they could be used.

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State Budget 2016-17

Tuesday, 21 June 2016

This week’s State budget ( sees NSW as the strongest economy and with the strongest budget in the country. Strong financial management has allowed record spending on vital infrastructure and front line services.

State highlights include:

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Monday, 30 May 2016

I joined the Minister for Emergency Services David Elliott today for his announcement in Kurnell of the handover of 15 new flood rescue vessels to the NSW State Emergency Service (SES).

The NSW Government has invested $845,575 in the state-of the-art vessels that were put through their paces today during a demonstration in Botany Bay, off Kurnell.

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