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Crystal Theatre Lights Up in Portland

The NSW Government is providing $5,000 to the Portland Art Purchase Society to help complete new lighting in the Crystal Theatre.

Member for Bathurst Paul Toole said he was delighted that the Government had been able to provide funding for the theatre lighting which would benefit a range of groups in Portland and the surrounding region.

“The Crystal Theatre is an iconic building which has been fully restored, becoming the pride of the community.

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Special Support for Kandos Carers and Kids

Paul Toole, Member for Bathurst, was delighted to announce funding support for the Kids and Carers Support Group in Kandos on a recent visit to the Village.

Mr Toole said,” The group are working tirelessly towards the development of a purpose built house which will deliver services to those living with disabilities and their families.’

“This is a wonderful and inspiring project for the Community and following extensive lobbying I am proud to announce that $10,000 in support of the group has been provided by the NSW Government and the Premier Mike Baird.”

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Catch the Bathurst Bullet to the Royal Easter Show!

NSW TrainLink is making it easier for customers to travel to the Sydney Royal Easter Show with the Bathurst Bullet service making a special stop at Lidcombe station. 

The Bathurst to Central return service will stop at Lidcombe daily on Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 March and from Friday 25 to Monday 28 March 2016.

Mr Toole said customers will be able to change at Lidcombe Station and catch a shuttle train service running between Lidcombe and Olympic Park every 10 minutes.

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Boundary Road Reserve Funding


The NSW Government is providing $7,500 to support the work of the Boundary Road Reserve Landcare Group in Bathurst.

Member for Bathurst Paul Toole said the funds would be used to provide signage, upgrade tracks, build seats and purchase equipment to help preserve this special nature reserve for residents and visitors to the region.

“I’m really pleased to be able to announce these funds for the Boundary Road Reserve Landcare Group to help in the maintenance and upkeep of this special area,” he said.

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