Echuca cinema scores second box office hit

Echuca’s Paramount Cinemas has for the second time been granted $60,000 from a Federal Government fund that is assisting independent cinema operators hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, said the $20 million Supporting Cinemas’ Retention Endurance and Enhancement of Neighbourhoods (SCREEN) first supported Echuca Paramount with a $60,000 grant…

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$2.1 million funding for drought projects in Nicholls

$29 million awarded nationally for 46 innovative drought projects Two projects will be based in Nicholls Key milestone for the Future Drought Fund Research and Adoption program The University of Melbourne’s Dookie campus will receive more than $2.1 million in funding for two projects under the Federal Government’s Drought Resilience Innovation Grants program. The government…

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Powering communities, reducing emissions across Nicholls

The Nationals in government are helping community groups across Nicholls increase their energy efficiency and reduce emissions, with seven not-for-profit organisations receiving funding via the latest round of the Federal Government’s Power Communities Program. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, today announced the successful applicants, who collectively will receive grants worth $43,555: Nagambie Lakes Community…

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Federal funding for history groups

Two volunteer-led organisations in Nicholls will receive funding to assist their important work under the Federal Government’s Culture, Heritage and Arts Regional Tourism program. Federal Member for Nicholls, Damian Drum, congratulated the Numurkah & District Historical Society, and Echuca Historical Society on their successful CHART applications. The Numurkah & District Historical Society will use its…

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