Bennelong MP John Alexander OAM presented a $350,000 Commonwealth grant for the renovation and extension of Epping Scout Group’s boatshed on the Parramatta River at Meadowbank on Sunday.

Scouts NSW, Epping Scout Group and the Rotary Club of Epping are also contributing.

John Alexander is pictured with the golden handshake with Epping Scout Group Leader Peter Buckley along with Scouts NSW Chief Commissioner Neville Tomkins OAM, Scouts NSW CEO Jane Siebum, Epping Rotary President Bruce Jacob, architect Emma Whitworth and Rotary project manager Alan Cunningham with Scouts and supporters (TWT on-the-spot PHOTO).