Category: Minister for Regional Development

Continuing The Conversation In Loddon Campaspe

Representatives from the local community, industry and the Andrews Labor Government will come together tonight in Bendigo for the second annual Loddon Campaspe Regional Assembly. Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford said the Assembly was an important opportunity to discuss the future of the region, its priorities, and the Labor Government’s ongoing partnership with local […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Regional Development

Healthy Hearts For Loddon Campaspe Region

Hearts and minds are set to get a welcome boost across the Loddon Campaspe region with the Andrews Labor Government today announcing funding to get locals more active, more often. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford announced $150,000 for the Healthy Heart for Victoria initiative in Bendigo ahead of tonight’s Loddon Campaspe Regional Assembly. The […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Regional Development

Latrobe Valley GovHub On Track To Boost Jobs

The Andrews Labor Government is calling for expressions of interest (EOI) to build a new Government hub in Morwell, which will support hundreds of jobs in the heart of the Latrobe Valley. Member for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing today announced the opening of the EOI process for the new GovHub complex, which will be home […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Minister for Regional Development

A New Plan To Boost Tourism And Jobs In Gippsland

The Andrews Labor Government today announced a new Destination Management Plan to boost visitors, investment and jobs in Gippsland. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford joined Minister for Tourism and Major Events John Eren at the Port of Sale to launch the plan, which will investigate options to increase visitors and invest in infrastructure at […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Minister for Regional Development

Continuing The Conversation With Gippsland Locals

Representatives from the local community, industry and the Andrews Labor Government will come together tonight in Sale for the second annual Gippsland Regional Assembly. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford said the Assembly was an important opportunity to discuss the future of the region, its priorities, and the Labor Government’s ongoing partnership with local communities. […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Minister for Regional Development

Government Assistance For Murray Goulburn Workers

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting retrenched dairy workers in the Indigo and Campaspe Shires affected by Murray Goulburn’s down-sizing. Following recent discussions with impacted workers, Minister for Agriculture and Regional Development Jaala Pulford today announced $50,000 for each council to undertake community economic development planning. The Labor Government will also allocate $80,000 to allow […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Agriculture, Minister for Regional Development, Northern Victoria Region

Central Highlands Region, It’s Time To Have Your Say

Locals living in the Central Highlands region have a chance to continue their conversation with the Andrews Labor Government, with community consultation leading up to the next regional assembly kicking off today. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford encouraged local residents to engage with the Central Highlands Regional Partnership ahead of the 2017 Regional Assembly […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Regional Development, Northern Victoria Region

Doors To Kaniva Community Hub Officially Open

The residents of Kaniva in the state’s Wimmera-Mallee region now have a new community hub thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford announced in Parliament today the completed project, following the Labor Government’s contribution of $495,000 from its Drought Response Package. Ms Pulford said construction of the Kaniva […]

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Have Your Say On The Future Of The Goulburn Region

Goulburn locals have a chance to continue their conversation with the Andrews Labor Government, with community consultation leading up to the next Goulburn Regional Assembly kicking off today. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford encouraged local residents to engage with the Goulburn Regional Partnership ahead of its 2017 Regional Assembly, which will be held in […]

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Woomelang Shopping Precinct Upgrade Open For Business

The Andrews Labor Government-backed upgrade to the Woomelang Shopping Precinct is complete – creating new opportunities for local businesses and more reasons to visit the region. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford officially announced the completion of the project in Parliament today. Yarriambiack Shire Council identified the Woomelang Shopping Precinct Upgrade as a priority project […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Regional Development, Northern Victoria Region