The Nationals Scholarship for Young Leaders 2012 – closing soon!

Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie is encouraging students to get their applications in as The Nationals Scholarship for Young Leaders 2012 draws to a close. The scholarship aims to assist regional Victorian students in their chosen tertiary pathway.  “The Nationals are committed to ensuring that regional and rural young people continue to reach their potential…

MDBA consultations a sham

Joint press release with Senator Barnaby Joyce, Shadow Minister for Regional Development, Local Government & Water The Murray-Darling Basin Authority’s approach to consultation is a rolling sham said Senators Barnaby Joyce and Bridget McKenzie today.  “The whole process smacks of a conspiracy against consultation. The MDBA appears to have no interest in listening to the…

Wodonga a great regional development example

The Nationals Senator for Victoria Bridget McKenzie continued her local government tour across regional Victoria today, meeting with Wodonga City Council to discuss their vision for the future. “Wodonga has enormous potential and is reaping the benefits of sound planning and proactive management,” said Senator McKenzie. “The Central Wodonga Rejuvenation Project, which is currently under…