Coalition to deliver $1.5 million for Tamar River Recovery Plan Stage 2 and four new green army projects

A re-elected Turnbull Government will invest $1.5 million for the Tamar River Recovery Plan Stage 2 under the Improving Your Local Parks and Environment Programme. This builds on the work completed under the Federal Government's last contribution of $2.5 million for Stage 1. A re-elected Turnbull Government will also deliver four new Green Army projects…

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$300,000 heritage boost for Tasmania

More than $300,000 in funding is set to flow across Tasmania for heritage conservation projects at Woolmers Estate, Port Arthur and the Coal Mines Historic Site. Minister for the Environment, Greg Hunt, made the announcement during a visit today to Woolmers Estate with the Member for Lyons, Eric Hutchinson. “These grants will fund a range…

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Coalition provides solar and battery storage boost for communities across Lyons

A re-elected Turnbull Government will provide ten community groups across regional Tasmania with $100,000 towards installing solar and battery storage to help the local community play its part in reducing Australia’s emissions and directly benefit from lower electricity bills. Federal Member for Lyons, Eric Hutchinson provided a number of community organisations with solar panels as…

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Coalition to deliver $2 million for purpose built athletics track for the Mornington Peninsula

A re-elected Turnbull Government will invest $2 million to deliver a new purpose-built athletics track for the Mornington Peninsula. The project will: • help deliver a purpose-built International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) compliant and accredited athletics facility for the Mornington Peninsula; • assist in construction of a synthetic 400-metre circular track, facilities for all…

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Coalition To Deliver New Green Army Project For Salt Pan Creek At Padstow And Peakhurst

A re-elected Coalition Government will deliver a new Green Army project for Salt Pan Creek at Padstow and Peakhurst. Green Army teams have already been working at various locations along Salt Pan Creek and undertaking activities including bush regeneration, weed and rubbish removal and natural rehabilitation. “The Green Army teams at Peakhurst and Padstow have…

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