Old Banksia should house new rehab centre says Tamworth carer's group

Andrew Messenger
August 4 2020 - 5:30pm
Big announcement: Minister for Health Minister Bronwyn Taylor yesterday announced the new Banksia Mental Health Unit would contain 33 beds, an increase of 8. Photo: Peter Hardin
Big announcement: Minister for Health Minister Bronwyn Taylor yesterday announced the new Banksia Mental Health Unit would contain 33 beds, an increase of 8. Photo: Peter Hardin

Local healthcare advocates have used their successful campaign to win a new Banksia Mental Health Unit to argue for a local drug rehabilitation centre.

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Andrew Messenger

Andrew Messenger

Northern Daily Leader journalist

Politics, environment and energy journalist at the Northern Daily Leader. I also write about health, bushfires and occasionally music. I'm a Brisbane boy by way of Charleville and Hobart who now lives in in beautiful New England. Get me at andrew.messenger@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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