Superindent Greg Moore Photo:TWH
The historic Bourke Police Station will get a multi-million dollar facelift with funding from the state government.
Up to seven and a half million dollars will be spent on the renovation and refurbishment of the site, which has operated as a police station since 1863. Member for Barwon Kevin Humphries said the renovations would be considerable.
Central North Police District Superintendent Greg Moore has welcomed the funding and the promise of new facilities for the station.
“It’s important to preserve the heritage and maintain the traditional character of the building and the important link it has to the past,” he said.
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