Regional programs

Projects in regional NSW (locations outside Newcastle, Sydney and Wollongong) make up 30 per cent of the Restart NSW Fund.

Regional programs include both NSW Government agency-led projects and those led by local government.

NSW Government agency-led projects are announced each year in the NSW State Budget. Local government projects are selected following an open, competitive expressions of interest process.

The regional programs supported by Restart NSW include:

Latest News

Applications open for $150 million fixing country rail

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Deputy Premier John Barilaro, Minister for Roads, Maritime and Freight Melinda Pavey and Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries have today announced $150 million for Round One of Fixing Country Rail. Read more

Long term flood mitigation strategy released for Hawkesbury Nepean Valley

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

NSW Treasurer and Member for Hawkesbury Dominic Perrottet and Minister for Western Sydney Stuart Ayres today released the long term plan to mitigate flood risk for the Hawkesbury-Nepean Valley. Read more

New Grafton Prison Delivers Jobs, Investment

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Minister for Corrections David Elliott today announced the preferred proponent for a new 1700-bed prison in Grafton, providing regional jobs, state-of-the-art security and rehabilitation services for inmates. Read more