Councils and community organisations in Nicholls called on to apply for regional grants

Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, has welcomed the release of guidelines for Round 5 of the Building Better Regions Fund and encouraged communities across the Nicholls electorate to apply after what has been an especially tough year with bushfires, drought and the COVID-19 pandemic. “The Federal Government is here for our communities, we have…

Three Curious Minds in Nicholls

The Federal Government is supporting three female secondary school students from the Nicholls electorate to pursue their passion for science, technology, engineering and mathematics. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian, Drum, said the students have been invited to participate in the Curious Minds program that brings together more than 120 young women from across Australia to…

Construction of Mitiamo Pipeline Project under way

Construction on the $29 million Mitiamo Pipeline Project, which will secure a pressurised water supply to benefit northern Victorian farmers and sustain a viable regional economy, has begun. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development, Michael McCormack, said the Federal Government has committed $14.5 million to support the farmers of Mitiamo…