$25k grant for seatbelts on MIA school buses

FEDERAL Member for Riverina, Michael McCormack, has announced Griffith Buslines will receive a $24,899.25 grant from the Federal Government to install seatbelts in their buses.

“This is fantastic news for Griffith Buslines. We all know how important seatbelts are on country roads and this will help Griffith Buslines ensure MIA students get to and from school safely,” Mr McCormack said.

“I am pleased the Federal Government can play its part upgrading country school buses to ensure the safety of our students.”

The grant will be delivered under the Seatbelts in Regional School Buses Programme.

Cristy Houghton