Two local government areas in Hume have now been included in the Coalition Government’s $709 million drought relief package. Upper Lachlan Shire Council and Hilltops Council will each receive a significant $1 million funding boost.
Federal Member for Hume Angus Taylor is encouraging show societies in Hume to apply for the Regional Agricultural Show Development Grants Program (AgShows) for funding to upgrade, maintain, buy or build new showground infrastructure and attractions.
Federal Member for Hume Angus Taylor has congratulated two schools in Hume who received grants under the Federal Government’s Makers Projects Program. Both schools have used the grants to set up space for students to explore the wonders of science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM).
Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel living in Hume are now able to access a comprehensive health check. This fully-funded service is available to all personnel leaving the ADF every year for up to five years.