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.

Treasurer
24 Sep 2022

Around 700 homes are expected to go under the hammer on Super Saturday today as first home buyers will soon be able to choose between paying upfront stamp duty or a smaller annual property fee.

Deputy Premier, Minister for Tourism and Sport
24 Sep 2022

From Woolgoolga to Murrumbateman, and everywhere in between, cricket fans in regional NSW will kick off the countdown to the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup with the help of a ‘biggest hit’ virtual reality experience.

Minister for Emergency Services and Resilience
24 Sep 2022

A new $2.5 million aerial pumper has arrived at St Andrews Fire Station, one of 11 state-of-the-art fire trucks being rolled out across NSW.

Minister for Hospitality and Racing
24 Sep 2022

The world’s best racing greyhounds will line up tonight over 520m to win $1 million in prize money in the world’s richest greyhound racing event, the Million Dollar Chase (MDC). 

Minister for Employee Relations, Minister for Women's Safety and the Prevention of Domestic and Sexual Violence
23 Sep 2022

The NSW Government is doubling family and domestic violence leave provisions for all NSW public sector workers with staff able to access 20 days of paid leave per calendar year from 1 January 2023.

The Premier, Minister for Transport, Minister for Veterans, Minister for Western Sydney
23 Sep 2022

Twenty students from across NSW today embarked on a two-week study tour throughout NSW, the ACT and Darwin as part of the 2022 Premier’s Anzac Memorial Scholarship.

Minister for Emergency Services and Resilience
23 Sep 2022

Bush fire-battling capability across NSW is set for a major boost with 18 new Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) state-of-the-art tankers rolling out across the State ahead of peak danger season.

The Premier, Minister for Emergency Services and Resilience
23 Sep 2022

The red and yellow is back on NSW beaches with more than 20,000 surf life saving volunteers ready to welcome beachgoers as the official patrol season begins.

Minister for the Arts, Minister for Skills and Training, Science, Innovation and Technology
23 Sep 2022

Powerhouse Ultimo is set to become an immersive education and professional hub for creatives thanks to a $10 million investment by Foundation University Partner the University of Technology Sydney.

Minister for Health
23 Sep 2022

The Health Care Complaints Commission can now order unsafe health practices to immediately cease operating under significant changes aimed at better protecting patients.

Minister for Environment and Heritage
23 Sep 2022

More plastic will be recycled and turned into new products in NSW thanks to $9 million funding to support businesses transform their operations and access the latest plastic recycling technology.

Minister for Metropolitan Roads, Minister for Tourism and Sport
22 Sep 2022

This New Year’s Eve 6,000 people have the chance to watch the Sydney Harbour fireworks from one of the best vantage points in town – the Cahill Expressway.

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