Bathurst Bullet to receive upgrades as part of The Nationals election campaign

Chelsea Gibbs & Sally Rummery Bathurst train station An additional NSW TrainLink train service is expected to make Bathurst and Lithgow commuters travel times more flexible. Bathurst MP, Paul Toole announced the daily Bathurst Bullet express service between...

Bathurst mental health facilities to benefit from new funds

By Monty Jacka, Rebekah Lougher and Taylor Strudwick Member for Bathurst Paul Toole is promising a funding boost to mental health services across the region ahead of this month’s state election. Bathurst Health Service...

Lack Of Education Funding Leads To Disadvantaged Rural Children

By Matthew Scheepers and Brenton Larney Country Labour member Beau Riley addressed a public forum at Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre on Thursday morning discussing...

Labor Promises Big for the Bathurst Region

By Max Barnum and Chris Read With this month’s state election rapidly approaching, Bathurst’s electoral hopefuls gathered on Thursday for the opportunity to speak to members of the Bathurst community. Labor’s Beau Riley took the opportunity...

Nationals propose millions towards Central West sporting facilities.

NBy Will Flynn and Ben Neely The National Party are pledging $27 million in sporting infrastructure across both Orange and Oberon in a huge boost for the central west if they win the next state...

Labor Promises Big Funding for Early Education

By Mitchell Hiscock and Andrew Worldon Key Points: Labor plans $500m project for early education Focuses on Pre-Schools and Daycare CentresLabor’s proposal to take large percentage of funding from the Liberal’s Stadium Project Early Childcare Centres such...

Education a Top Priority for Bathurst Labor

Residents throughout the Bathurst region are calling for more education funding, and at Thursday’s Combined Pensioners and Superannuates Association (CPSA) candidate forum, Labor’s Beau Riley promised to deliver.  Beau Riley addressing audience questions at the...

Labor candidate promises schools, hospital funding for Bathurst

Katelyn Kurtz Bathurst’s state election candidate for Labor, Beau Riley, spoke at the Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre (BMEC) last Thursday, promising additional funding...

Great Western Highway to be duplicated under NSW coalition government

By Laura Devoy The New South Wales state government has pledged $2.5 billion in funding to duplicate the Great Western Highway. The Great Western Highway will be duplicated between Lithgow and Katoomba if the New South...

Education a hot topic for Riley

Beau Riley speaking at the Combined Pensioners and Superannuates Forum. Photo: Katelyn Kurtz "No to stadiums, yes to education and yes to health"