Category: Northern Victoria Region

Keeping The Conversation Going In Ovens Murray

Representatives from the local community, industry and the Andrews Labor Government will come together on Thursday night in Wodonga for the second annual Ovens Murray 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 […]

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

More Services And More Choice For Regional Passengers

The Andrews Labor Government is getting more regional passengers to all their favourite weekend and evening events, with 151 new train services to start next month. Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan today unveiled the new V-Line timetable that will begin on 27 August and boost services across the state. The new timetable will add […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Minister for Public Transport, Northern Victoria Region, Western Victoria Region

Upgrade Of Bendigo And Eaglehawk Stations A Step Closer

The Andrews Labor Government is taking the next step to upgrade Bendigo and Eaglehawk stations with the award of two contracts for the preliminary design of the $15.8 million redevelopments. The Minister for Public Transport and Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan today announced that Arcadis Group has been awarded the contract to undertake the […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Public Transport, Northern Victoria Region

Streetscapes In Hepburn Shire Upgraded And Reimagined

The towns of Creswick and Clunes in Hepburn Shire are benefiting from streetscape projects that have revitalised important community spaces used for events, markets, sport, and recreation by locals and visitors. Parliamentary Secretary for Regional Victoria Danielle Green today joined community members in Clunes to celebrate the completion of both projects, which were delivered with […]

Categories: Media Release, Northern Victoria Region, Parliamentary Secretary for Tourism, Major Events and Regional Victoria

Building A Bigger Men’s Shed In Wodonga

The Andrews Labor Government is easing the growing pains of the Wodonga Men’s Shed with a bigger facility to support its expanding membership. Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos toured the facility today, which will accommodate more than 60 shedders once operational. The Labor Government provided $60,000 to build the 1,274 square metre shed […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Families and Children, Northern Victoria Region

Expanding Early Childhood Services For Indigo Families

The Andrews Labor Government is helping Chiltern families access a local long day care service for the first time, with work about to start on a new integrated children’s hub. Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos today turned the first sod at the Chiltern Early Years Education Hub, which will increase the service’s kinder […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Families and Children, Northern Victoria Region

Men’s Shed Races Into Black Caviar Territory

The Andrews Labor Government has helped the birthplace of champion racehorse Black Caviar open its new men’s shed. Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos today opened the new Nagambie Lakes Men’s Shed, thanking the local community for their tireless support. Dozens of ‘shedders’ have already contributed to community life by making a commemorative ANZAC […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Families and Children, Northern Victoria Region

Shaping The Future Of The Ovens Murray Region

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

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

Trout Stocking Provides Holiday Fun In Wangaratta

Merriwa Park Lake in Wangaratta is one of several stocked family fishing Lakes in the North East set to receive more than 200 rainbow trout yearlings. Parliamentary Secretary for Regional Victoria Danielle Green released the trout yearlings today in what is a sure to be a school holiday fishing bonanza. Nearly 27,000 rainbow trout have […]

Categories: Media Release, Northern Victoria Region, Parliamentary Secretary for Tourism, Major Events and Regional Victoria

It’s Time For Wimmera Southern Mallee Locals To Have Their Say

Wimmera Southern Mallee locals have a chance to continue their conversation with the Andrews Labor Government, as community consultation leading up to the next Wimmera Southern Mallee Regional Assembly kicks off. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford encouraged local residents to engage with the Wimmera Southern Mallee Regional Partnership ahead of the 2017 Regional Assembly […]

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