In welcome news for Eugowra residents, the NSW Government will provide $16,753 for a new undercover seating area for the Eugowra Showground in the latest round of the COVID-19 showground stimulus program in what is a real boost for sport and community groups in the town.
Newly promoted NSW National’s Upper House MP, Sam Farraway said the latest allocation is part of $16.7 million being distributed state-wide for the benefit of many communities.
“Local showgrounds are multi-use facilities used for a variety of activities such as agricultural shows, rodeos and horse clubs, markets, festivals, men’s sheds, sport and recreation, and caravanning and camping as well,” Mr Farraway said.
“During bushfires and floods, many also serve as emergency centres for residents, animals, firefighters and other support services, so we want them in good shape.”
Minister for Water, Property and Housing Melinda Pavey said a total of $72.47 million