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DEVELOPING BUSHFIRE-RESILIENT TECHNOLOGY

NSW will cement its place as a world leader in bushfire technology commercialisation and position itself for international export of innovative bushfire solutions under a new NSW Government program.

Member for Manly James Griffin said the Bushfire Commercialisation Fund will support local innovators translate their cutting-edge research into practical solutions that will improve bushfire detection, preparation and response.


PROTECTING CHILDREN IN OUT OF HOME CARE IN MANLY

Checks on adults working with children and young people in residential care will be strengthened in Manly through a significant investment from the NSW Government.

The Residential Care Workers Register is a recommendation by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse that is now in place.

Member for Manly James Griffin MP said the Register will help prevent unsuitable residential care workers moving between service providers undetected.


MANLY SET TO BENEFIT FROM RECORD INVESTMENT IN SCHOLARSHIPS FOR EARLY LEARNING EDUCATORS

More than 400 aspiring early childhood teachers across NSW are set to receive a
cash boost to complete their higher education studies thanks to investment from the
NSW Government.

Member for Manly James Griffin MP said almost $11 million has been invested from
the NSW 2022/23 Budget to deliver scholarships to support educators in entering the
workforce or to boost their skills as degree qualified early childhood teachers.