Labor promises $200m every year for disaster prevention projects

Jamieson Murphy
Updated July 4 2022 - 11:03pm, first published January 14 2022 - 8:00am
CASH SPLASH: Anthony Albanese said a Labor government would actually spend money from the fund on disaster prevent projects. Photo: Peter Lorimer
CASH SPLASH: Anthony Albanese said a Labor government would actually spend money from the fund on disaster prevent projects. Photo: Peter Lorimer

LABOR has promised to commit $200 million every year to disaster prevention and resilience, out of a pre-existing $4.7 billion fund it says the government is refusing to use.

Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

News director

Newcastle Herald news director and business reporter. Interested in any and all yarns. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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