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$6.3 million for "farm gate" councillors across NSW

The NSW Government has announced $6.3 million for "farm gate" councillors across the state.  The funding over the next two years will see 20 farm gate councillors and frontline mental health...

Bush Fire Danger Period from September 1

The official Bush Fire Danger Period is in force from September 1. The NSW Rural Fire Service brought the statutory period forward by one month in the Hunter Valley District including...

Rainfall on its way for drought -stricken farmers

  There could be some rain on the way for drought-stricken farmers this weekend.  The Bureau of Meteorology has forecast rainfall from Friday afternoon possibly through to Monday. BOM Meteorologist Anita Pyne said...