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Social housing funding welcomed by CWA but need remains high

Posted on 10/20/2021
The Country Women’s Association (CWA) of NSW has welcomed this week’s commitment of more than $180 million from the State Government for 1400 new affordable housing properties...

  

More social and affordable housing a ‘matter of urgency’ for regional NSW

Posted on 8/30/2021
The COVID-19 pandemic and the financial stress it’s caused millions of NSW residents has highlighted the urgent need for more social and affordable housing options across the state, prompting the CWA of NSW to advocate...

  

CWA of NSW donates $50,000 to Foodbank for Western NSW

Posted on 8/28/2021
CWA of NSW has made a donation of $50,000 to Foodbank NSW/ACT from its Disaster Relief Fund to assist the Foodbank NSW/ACT in their ongoing emergency food relief activities in areas of Western NSW that have been impacted by COVID-19.

  

Report vindicates Inland Rail concerns

Posted on 8/12/2021
NSW Farmers and the Country Women’s Association of NSW have today welcomed the release of a long-awaited report from the Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Reference Committee into the management of the Inland Rail project.

  

CWA of NSW accuses NSW Government of ‘inconsistencies’ around Zombie PELs

Posted on 7/21/2021
The Country Women’s Association (CWA) of NSW is today calling out the NSW Government’s “inconsistency” around the selective extinguishment of dormant Petroleum Exploration Licences (Zombie PELs) across the state under its ‘Future of Gas Statement’...