News

16 March 2017

New Grafton Prison Delivers Jobs, Investment

Minister for Corrections David Elliott today announced the preferred proponent for a new 1700-bed prison in Grafton, providing regional jobs, state-of-the-art security and rehabilitation services for inmates. Read more

06 March 2017

New fund to boost regional environment and tourism infrastructure

Food and wine regions, walks through national parks and heritage buildings are among the great regional tourist attractions that are set to benefit from the NSW Government’s new $300 million Regional Growth – Environment and Tourism Fund Read more

01 February 2017

Demolition work makes way for new Western Sydney Stadium

Western Sydney’s future 30,000 seat stadium at Parramatta is one step closer to reality with demolition work of Pirtek Stadium now under way. Read more

08 December 2016

Winning design unveiled for new Parramatta Stadium

A brand new 30,000-seat stadium in Parramatta, unveiled today by the NSW Government, will make Western Sydney a sport and entertainment hub when it is opened to fans in 2019. Read more

22 November 2016

Greater Sydney Commission release vision for Greater Sydney

The Greater Sydney Commission has put on public exhibition the 40‐year vision Read more

16 November 2016

Walsh Bay Arts Precinct Set to Shine

Sydney’s next arts and cultural hot spot is a step closer with the final plans for the new Walsh Bay Arts Precinct lodged with the Department of Planning and on public exhibition from tomorrow. Read more

24 October 2016

Water and wastewater infrastructure upgrades for regional NSW

Minister for Primary Industries, Lands and Water, Niall Blair, today approved a range of infrastructure upgrades to help clear a backlog of water and sewerage projects in regional areas, under the NSW Government’s $110 million Regional Water and Wastewater Backlog Program. Read more

07 October 2016

Water security for Bombala and Nimmitabel

Minister for Water Niall Blair has been briefed today on the upgrade works to be made at Bombala Water Treatment Plant and inspected the impressive new Lake Wallace Dam at Nimmitabel. Read more

27 September 2016

New cruise terminal to boost Hunter tourism

NSW Premier Mike Baird today announced $12.7 million to build a new multi-purpose cruise ship terminal in Newcastle Harbour. Read more

27 July 2016

View plans for the new Western Sydney Stadium and meet football greats at Pirtek Stadium Open Day

The community is invited to take part in a friendly open day at Pirtek Stadium from 10am on Saturday 6 August where they can meet Parramatta Eels and Western Sydney Wanderers players and learn more about the future Western Sydney Stadium. Read more

13 July 2016

Firms shortlisted to construct Western Sydney Stadium

A brand new sporting stadium for Western Sydney is a step closer with three private sector consortia shortlisted to deliver the venue on the site of the existing Parramatta Stadium. Read more