Member for Ballina, Don Page has announced that the Ballina Electorate will be receiving funding under the NSW Government Sport and Recreation Participation and Facility Program for two successful applicants.
The Ocean Shores Tennis Club will receive $5,750 to upgrade the tennis court fencing and the Northern Rivers Team Penners Association will receive $3,550 for the installation of a stock handling system at Alstonville Showground.
Member for Ballina, Don Page today congratulated local teacher, Katie Grubb for winning a 2014 Premier’s Teacher Scholarship.
Katie Grubb, from Southern Cross School of Distance Education at East Ballina was one of only 22 teachers from across the State awarded one of the prestigious scholarships at a reception at NSW Parliament House, Sydney on Saturday, 30 August.
“This program provides unique opportunities for our teachers to develop their skills and knowledge,” Mr Page said.
“It also recognises the quality of our local teachers.
DON PAGE ENCOURAGES SUBMISSIONS OF EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST FOR CLUBGRANT ROUND - 1 September 2014