Projects

Ongoing Projects

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Goonoo Goonoo Road

June 20, 2022

“The Gateway to Tamworth” is in need of an upgrade. Goonoo Goonoo Road is the first thing people see when travelling to Tamworth and we need to make it the best looking road in the region. In 2019, the NSW Government has committed $3 million to survey and design the stretch of road between Jac...

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Werris Creek Road

June 14, 2022

  Building better roads is vital for our communities. Not only are many of our roads active freight links getting the produce from the farm to the markets, but they also connect friends and families right across the electorate.  Werris Creek Road is one such road, connecting Tamworth to our...

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Walcha Off-Stream Storage

June 13, 2022

The NSW Government has committed to securing Walcha's water supply following severe shortages during the recent drought

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UNE Tamworth

March 14, 2022

The NSW Government is investing in the tertiary education of the region's community with a significant financial investment in the Tamworth University project.

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Quipolly Water Project

July 08, 2021

The NSW and Federal Government are joining the Liverpool Plains Shire Council to provide clean, fresh water for Werris Creek and Quirindi

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Rangari Road

May 14, 2021

The route between Boggabri and Manilla has long been a thorn in the side of the local community who have been campaigning to see the road sealed for years. In 2019, the NSW Government committed to sealing the road with $12 million allocated for the works. The NSW Government committed a furt...

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New health worker accommodation for Walcha

March 31, 2019

The Walcha community will soon be better placed to attract more health workers thanks to four new health worker accommodation units to be built on the existing MPS site.

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Tamworth Ambulance Station

March 20, 2019

Paramedics are there for us in our most desperate times of need. They respond to the call, regardless of the time of day, the location or the situation.  Our paramedics deserve the very best in facilities which is why the NSW Government is delivering a brand new ambulance station for Tamworth....

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Building a Better Banksia

March 12, 2019

Tamworth needs a Mental Health Unit that will service the entire New England North West into the future. That’s why the NSW Government has committed to building a better Banksia. The project is the first of its kind in New South Wales. It is being designed in partnership with local community a...

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Gunnedah Hospital

March 09, 2019

The NSW Government has committed to a $53 million redevelopment of the Gunnedah Hospital, a project that will secure the future of health services delivery in Gunnedah.  Community consultation is front and centre of this project and the community will continue to be provided with opportunities...

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Dungowan Dam and Pipeline

March 09, 2019

Water is wealth and dams are the bank. That is why the Commonwealth and NSW Government’s have committed to building the new Dungowan Dam, a project that will help secure the future of water security for Tamworth.  This once in a generation project is now underway with $1.28 billion committed b...

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Completed Projects

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Tamworth Hospital

July 13, 2022

After years working for Hunter New England Health, Member for Tamworth Kevin Anderson went to his first election with a dream to rebuild Tamworth's Health Service.

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Grain Valley Road upgrade

July 08, 2022

All three levels of Government came together to provide safer journeys along Grain Valley Road after a significant community push

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Gunnedah TAFE Upgrade

July 08, 2022

The Gunnedah TAFE campus received a $3 million upgrade to help address critical workforce shortages in the town

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10 years of works for Manilla Road

July 08, 2022

The Manilla Road has been transformed over the last 10 years thanks to NSW Government funding

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Water Treatment Plant Upgraded

July 07, 2022

Werris Creek now has cleaner drinking water after the NSW Government provided $10 million to the project.

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Nundle Public School Boost

July 07, 2022

The Nundle Public School has been supported with significant funding provided for resourcing

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Supporting the Dungowan Cowboys

July 07, 2022

The NSW Government is backing the Dungowan Cowboys with funding flowing throughout the years

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Nundle Memorial Hall

July 07, 2022

The Nundle Memorial Hall's future is in safe hands thanks to a NSW Government grant

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Connecting Tamworth to the world by rail

December 15, 2021

The NSW Government is investing in Tamworth's industrial future by rebuilding the rail line connecting Westdale to West Tamworth

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Namoi River Crossing

September 19, 2021

Manilla has a new river crossing thanks to significant NSW Government funding

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Split Rock Dam safety upgrades

August 07, 2021

Split Rock Dam can now withstand the biggest flood considered possible for the area thanks to a $7.6 million investment by the NSW Government. The upgrade involved the construction of a two-metre high concrete wall and was delivered on time and on budget in 2012.

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Walcha Men's Shed's new home

June 06, 2021

In 2019, it became clear that the Walcha Men's Shed needed a new home. As a result plans were set in stone to relocate the men's shed to the underutilised Walcha Scouts Premises.

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Restoring the Macdonald River

May 23, 2021

The Tamworth Regional Landcare Association have been busy bringing the Macdonald River back to life with the financial backing of both State and Federal Governments.

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Upgrading Gunnedah & District Soccer Club House

May 07, 2021

The Gunnedah & Disctrict soccer club were in sore need of a new, fit for purpose clubhouse. Fortunately, that was delivered in partnership with the NSW Government

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Upgrading Bendemeer CWA

April 04, 2021

The Bendemeer CWA Hall received some much-needed upgrades thanks to a $25,000 grant from the NSW Government's Community Building Partnerships Program.

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Looking to the skies of Tamworth

March 11, 2021

The Tamworth region is now a hub for those who look to the skies once the sun sets after the Tamworth Regional Astronomy Club worked hard to build a brand new astronomy centre in the city.

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MRI for Tamworth Hospital

March 03, 2021

Once Tamworth's new hospital was complete, Kevin Anderson set his sights on improving patient care by bringing an MRI machine to the hospital

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Gunnedah Bridge

February 10, 2021

Journeys through Gunnedah are now a lot easier thanks to the $61 million Gunnedah Bridge

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Supporting the Manilla fish hatchery

February 04, 2021

After years of drought, the Manilla fish hatchery have been busy restocking our dams and waterways

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Building Walcha preschool

February 04, 2021

In 2019, Kevin Anderson joined the Walcha community in opening a brand new preschool, ensuring that Walcha's youngest locals had a new avenue to access early education

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Game on for Tamworth's hockey stars

December 31, 2020

All three of Tamworth Hockey Centre's pitches are now international standard and co-located with world class changing, training and hospitality facilities thanks to support from the NSW Government.

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Nundle Library open to all after grant

March 08, 2012

The Nundle Library’s current location of the corner of Jenkins and Innes Streets was made possible by a $170,000 grant from the NSW Government’s Country Libraries Funding program.

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Split Rock to Barraba Pipeline

February 27, 2011

Barraba now has access to a safe and secure supply of fresh running water thanks to a significant investment to pipe water from Split Rock Dam to the town.

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