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NSW Government Steps In On Emergency Services Levy

The NSW Government will fund the increase in the emergency services levy for Northern Beaches Council to meet the cost of new workers’ compensation for firefighters, Member for Manly James Griffin said today.

Mr Griffin said Northern Beaches Council would receive $487,067 to assist them to pay the increase in the emergency services levy this financial year to help support firefighters with cancer.

Manly's Ivanhoe Park Listed on State Heritage Register

Manly’s Ivanhoe Park is the newest listing on the NSW State Heritage Register, Special Minister of State Don Harwin announced today.

Mr Harwin said Ivanhoe Park is a unique place in NSW with a combined history of Aboriginal heritage and 150 years of recreation, sport and community use.

Funding Available for Multicultural Festivals and Events

Member for Manly James Griffin today announced funding is available for community organisations delivering multicultural festivals and events on the Northern Beaches.

Mr Griffin said applications for the NSW Government’s Celebrating Diversity Events grants program are now open.