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ALSTONVILLE FAMILY WELCOMES P.B.S CHANGES

As most Australians digest the prospect of income tax cuts, one Alstonville family is celebrating a very different budget measure.

The Rickards are incredibly thankful a previously unaffordable treatment, daughter Violet requires, has been added to the pharmaceutical benefits scheme.

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About Sam Burbury

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Sam Burbury completed his Bachelor of Journalism at Bond University on the Gold Coast, before joining NBN's Lismore newsroom as a reporter in November 2015. He moved south to Newcastle in July 2018, where he now works as a reporter and producer.

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