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Deadline for Local Infrastructure Grants Approaches

The Stronger Communities Programme which is delivering $150,000 in grants to ‘not for profit’ groups across Bennelong is set to close on the 20th October, so Member of Bennelong John Alexander MP is urging groups wishing to apply to do so quickly. Grants through the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Programme are available to local organisations to fund […]

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Clean up the World comes to Putney

Last weekend, 200 volunteers descended on Bennelong Park Putney for a Clean Up the World event. People from across the community, including a large number of Korean groups, picked up rubbish for 3 hours, collecting 95 large bags and leaving the area considerably more beautiful than when they found it. Also attending were Ian Kiernan, […]

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John Alexander opens Excelsia College Open Day

Member of Parliament for Bennelong, John Alexander MP, attended the open day of the new Excelsia College in Macquarie Park on the weekend. Macquarie Park in my electorate is Sydney’s fastest growing business district and is home to some of the country’s most innovative and exciting industries. The countries first hydrogen car charging station sits […]

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Stronger Community Grants

Bennelong boasts great local community organisations with big plans, big hearts, but limited funds. So I’m doing something about this. Through the Federal Government’s Stronger Communities Programme $150,000 is available to Bennelong community groups in infrastructure grant funding. This federal funding will improve local participation and cohesion, and contribute to develop an even more vibrant Bennelong community. These grants […]

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