Ministerial media releases

Read official NSW Government media releases from the Premier, Deputy Premier and selected ministers. Visit the relevant departmental website for announcements by other ministers.

The Premier, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs
03 Jul 2022

A dedicated Aboriginal Cultural Space will be established at the Museum of Sydney, the site of First Government House in NSW. 

Minister for Customer Service and Digital Government
02 Jul 2022

The State Government’s popular Dine & Discover NSW program has closed with almost $1 billion in direct spend injected into the economy during the 16-month lifespan of the program, which ended with a record-breaking final week.

Deputy Premier, Minister for Emergency Services and Resilience
01 Jul 2022

The long-term flood recovery in the Northern Rivers takes another step forward with the Northern Rivers Reconstruction Corporation (NRRC) formally stood up today.

Treasurer, Minister for Metropolitan Roads
01 Jul 2022

NSW motorists will save up to $750 a year on tolls with the new Toll Rebate Scheme coming into effect from today.

Minister for Environment and Heritage
01 Jul 2022

To mark the beginning of Plastic Free July, the NSW Government is partnering with 17 organisations to help communities around the state stop using single-use plastic.

Minister for Health
30 Jun 2022

NSW Health is urging people to keep up to date with their COVID-19 vaccinations and practise COVID-safe behaviours this winter as COVID-19 transmission in the community remains high, according to the latest Respiratory Surveillance Report published today.

Minister for Health
30 Jun 2022

Free flu shots for NSW residents will be extended until 17 July amid concerns vaccination rates are still not where they should be.

Minister for Customer Service and Digital Government
30 Jun 2022

The State Government’s popular Dine & Discover NSW program has gone off the charts in its final week, with about $66 million spent by customers over the past seven days.

Deputy Premier
30 Jun 2022

Work will soon get underway on a number of innovative projects that will turbocharge job creation and stimulate regional economies, thanks to round two of the NSW Government’s $40 million Regional Job Creation Fund.

Minister for Enterprise, Investment and Trade
30 Jun 2022

Sydney will be the centre of the music, screen, gaming and tech world as host of the first South by Southwest  (SXSW) outside North America from 15–22 October 2023.

Minister for Enterprise, Investment and Trade, Minister for Tourism and Sport, Minister for Western Sydney
29 Jun 2022

NSW remains Australia’s top destination for domestic visitors and welcomed the highest number of overseas visitors since the closure of international borders according to the latest figures from Tourism Research Australia (TRA).

Minister for Fair Trading, Minister for Small Business
29 Jun 2022

The NSW Government’s Speak Up Save Lives app is transforming the way people report safety incidents with more than 10,000 reports on workplace safety and compliance made through mobile devices since its launch.

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