DCO Nowra eNews: July – October 2019

DCO Nowra News   Welcome to the Defence Community Organisation (DCO) Nowra eNews! There are some fun events coming up in the next few months, here are a few to keep your eye out for. UPCOMING DCO EVENTS Walk and Talk – Join Defence Community Organisation Nowra for a discovery walk around Nowra CBD. ADF […]

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South Coast Tourism Awards

Fourth Bub&Kidz expo moves to bigger venue

WITH 20 years training in the childcare industry Melinda Robertson just loves all things to do with children. But it was an idea she had as a wedding guest that is helping her Shoalhaven business carve out a niche market. Daisy Care Nanny Agency, which she started just three years ago with her sister Richelle, […]

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Nanny Plan to help Shift Workers

Nanny plan to help shift workers

A proposed$246 million pilot program to subsidise nannies for shift-working families has been praised as a step in the right direction for Illawarra families. Announced this week, the two-year trial will provide funds nationally for about 4000 nannies, targeting parents who work irregular hours, those who live in rural areas and those with special needs […]

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Sudmalis pitches for local nanny trial

Sudmalis pitches for local nanny trial

PARENTS are ecstatic over the federal governments $246 million announcement to support nanny home care services. Gilmore MP Ann Sudmalis said it would be great news for South Coast families if the two-year pilot program went ahead in 2016. This program is ideal for parents who are nurses, police and ambulance officers, firefighters or shift […]

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South Coast Tourism Awards

Shoalhaven claims 13 wins in tourism awards

WINNERS of the 2013 South Coast tourism awards were announced at a gala presentation on Wednesday night.  More than 270 people attended the awards highlighting the hard work done by thousands of tourism businesses from Helensburgh to Eden. In 28 award categories, Shoalhaven businesses were awarded gold in 13 categories. Matt Cross from Dolphin Watch […]

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