Scot MacDonald

Press Releases

Please find Scot's press releases below. Click the year for archived material.

FUNDING FOR SHARK OBSERVATION AT BLACKSMITHS BEACH

Wed 17th Jan 2018

Blacksmiths Beach in Lake Macquarie will receive priority funding from the NSW Liberal National Government to improve shark detection and beachgoer safety this summer, Parliamentary Secretary for the Hunter Scot MacDonald MLC announced today. “I am pleased to announce that Lake Macquarie City... more details

SCHOOL MAINTENANCE BLITZ FOR THE CENTRAL COAST

Mon 15th Jan 2018

More than $2 million will be spent on school maintenance projects which will run over the summer holiday period in Gosford, Wyong and The Entrance. Nine schools are set to benefit from roof works, including repair and maintenance; Tuggerawong Public School: $180,821 Chittaway Bay Public School:... more details

SCHOOL MAINTENANCE BLITZ FOR THE HUNTER

Mon 15th Jan 2018

More than $2.6 million will be spent on school maintenance projects which will run over the summer holiday period in Maitland, Cessnock and Newcastle. Seven schools are set to benefit from roof and floor works, and repainting; Woodberry Public School - $342,394 Telarah Public School - $152,104 ... more details

TAFE NSW OPENS DOORS TO THE FUTURE

Fri 12th Jan 2018

The Central Coast and Hunter communities are invited to visit their local TAFE NSW facilities during Enrolment Week next week to explore the range of study options on offer at TAFE NSW in 2018. Scot MacDonald, Liberal Upper House MP and Parliamentary Secretary for the Central Coast and the Hunter s... more details

SERVICE BOOST FOR LOWER HUNTER BUS CUSTOMERS

Fri 12th Jan 2018

Bus customers across the Lower Hunter region will benefit from 125 additional weekly services across eight different routes from 15 January and 30 January. “The new weekly services will provide customers with more travel options on weekdays and weekends, including more services in the evening... more details

MINISTER ORDERS REPORT INTO MAJOR INCIDENT RECOVERY

Thu 11th Jan 2018

NSW Liberal Upper House MP and Parliamentary Secretary for the Central Coast and the Hunter, Scot MacDonald says he "apologises to commuters and train users who were impacted by delays and disruptions to the services earlier this week. But I am very confident the Government can learn from the challe... more details