Country Labor

Country Labor is the representative body for the Labor Party in rural and regional NSW.

Latest News

  • Country Organiser’s Conference Update
  • Labor's Plan to Boost Regional NSW
  • Another budget for the city. Nothing for the regions
  • Bill Shorten visits Nowra, fights for healthcare
  • Meryl Swanson Slams Four Year Wait For Specialists in Regional Hospitals
  • Fair Work Commission guts the regions
Wednesday, 02 August 2017

Country Organiser’s Conference Update

It has been a busy year for Country Labor. We’ve had a federal election, a state byelection, local government elections and a Country Conference.

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Tuesday, 25 July 2017

Labor's Plan to Boost Regional NSW

Luke Foley has used his 2017 Budget Reply to lay out his commitment
to regional and rural NSW

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Friday, 02 June 2017

Another budget for the city. Nothing for the regions

Malcolm Turnbull and Scott Morrison fail again.

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Saturday, 06 May 2017

Bill Shorten visits Nowra, fights for healthcare

The Federal Opposition Leader held a town hall meeting in Nowra in April, as part of his national listening tour of regional areas.

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Wednesday, 15 March 2017

Meryl Swanson Slams Four Year Wait For Specialists in Regional Hospitals

The Federal Member for Paterson has singled out John Hunter Hospital as one of many suffering from the Federal Government’s cuts to Medicare and health.

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Wednesday, 22 February 2017

Fair Work Commission guts the regions

The recent decision by the Fair Work Commission to cut penalty rates, with no compensatory increase in other areas of pay, is one that will affect millions of people in regional Australia.

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