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Catastrophic fire danger is forecast for Greater Sydney, Greater Hunter and Illawarra Shoalhaven areas on Tuesday 12 November 2019. High temperatures, strong winds and low humidity are forecast, making conditions dangerous.

A statewide total fire ban remains for the rest of NSW.

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Host a 2020 NSW Seniors Festival event

Published 4th July, 2019 in Living in NSW

Grants are available for local councils and organisations to host a 2020 NSW Seniors Festival event.

A couple kayaking together

The festival will provide opportunities for people over 60 to remain active, healthy and engaged in their local communities.

The grants will provide $200,000 to organisations and councils to host local festival events and activities.

Funding categories

Three funding categories are available:

  • Category 1: Up to $1000 for small-scale local community events and activities.
  • Category 2: $1001 – $5000 for larger local community events and activities.
  • Category 3: $5001 - $10,000 for large scale community and regional events and activities.

The NSW Seniors Festival will be held across NSW from 12–23 February 2020.

Applications close at 11:59pm on 9 August 2019.

Apply for a NSW Seniors Festival grant

Published 4th July, 2019 in Living in NSW
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