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  • The new Barangaroo Wharf opened to the public today, increasing Sydney’s ferry capacity and servicing the thousands of residents, visitors and workers travelling to Sydney’s newest commercial and residential district.
  • The international search to deliver a world class Sydney Fish Market has been completed with a team of Danish and Sydney architects selected for the $250 million-plus development.
  • Families across NSW are relishing the $100 rebate announced for sporting and fitness related costs announced as part of this week’s budget.
  • Construction of new twin metro rail tunnels deep under Sydney Harbour and the heart of the CBD will soon be underway after a major tunneling contract was signed by the NSW Government.
  • NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian today announced the Government has proposed the nomination of Trish McDonald SC and Stephen Rushton SC as ICAC Commissioners, and Bruce McClintock SC as ICAC Inspector.
  • NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Treasurer Dominic Perrottet and Minister for Education Rob Stokes visited Croydon Public School today, one of the more than 120 schools set to benefit from the NSW Government’s record $4.2 billion investment in public education.
  • Premier Gladys Berejiklian said that NSW would continue to have the toughest counter-terror laws in the country with the introduction of the Terrorism Legislation Amendment (Police Powers and Parole) Bill into the Parliament today.
  • The NSW Government today unveiled a robust 2017-18 Budget position that will continue record levels of investment in social infrastructure like hospitals and schools, laying the foundations for communities across New South Wales to flourish.
  • A staggering $12.1 billion is budgeted for public transport infrastructure and services so the NSW Government can continue to deliver transformational mega projects, boost services, and provide the best experience for commuters.
  • A record investment of more than $7.7 billion will be delivered in the next four years to continue the NSW Government’s track record of building world class hospitals and health services. This boosts health infrastructure spending by an additional $2.8bn over the four years to 2020-21, an increase of more than 50 percent over that period.
  • A healthy community and vital health services are front and centre of the NSW Government’s 2017-18 Budget.
  • The NSW Government will spend $4.2 billion over the next four years on capital expenditure to cater for surging enrolments.
  • The NSW Government will start building or upgrading more than 120 schools and complete work on another 33 over the next four years with a whopping $1.6 Billion increase on last year’s Budget.
  • Concord Hospital will get Australia’s first comprehensive care centre for Defence Force personnel and their families, additional inpatient capacity, enhanced ambulatory services and a new cancer centre, as part of a $341 million upgrade delivered in the 2017-18 NSW Budget.
  • The NSW Government will deliver a $632 million upgrade to Campbelltown Hospital in the upcoming Budget, including a boost to paediatric and mental health services.
  • Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Minister for WestConnex Stuart Ayres today toured tunnelling work on the New M4 and announced two joint ventures have been shortlisted to build the M4-M5 link.
  • The Upper Hunter is among the communities that could soon benefit from the NSW Government’s historic $1 billion to fund local water infrastructure through the Safe & Secure Water Program.
  • Premier Gladys Berejiklian today announced more than 170 new buses will be purchased in the NSW Budget, bringing thousands of additional and improved weekly services to customers across the state.
  • The NSW Government will provide record funding for palliative care across NSW to support people suffering terminal illness and their families.
  • The NSW Government will invest $47 million over three years to increase the operational capacity of Supermax from 45 to 75, create a new high-security unit at Goulburn jail and establish a specialist team to combat radicalisation across all NSW jails.
  • Premier Gladys Berejiklian today confirmed a further $200 million will be spent on improving access to public transport, boosting NSW’s investment in public transport accessibility to $1 billion since 2011.