The Andrews Labor Government is giving local students and staff the first-rate school facilities they deserve. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Bentleigh Nick Staikos visited Valkstone Primary School in East Bentleigh today to mark the completion of $3.5 million in critical upgrades. The new facilities include extra prep classrooms, better toilets and […]
The Andrews Labor Government is working to meet the needs of Victorians living in Melbourne’s growing suburbs. The Growing Suburbs Fund will receive $50 million over two years to help build important community projects across Melbourne’s outer suburbs. The Fund is vital in delivering long-term projects and will give councils more time to plan and […]
The Andrews Labor Government will build the long-awaited Mordialloc Bypass to slash congestion in the south east. The Victorian Budget 2017/18 will include $300 million to build the 9 kilometre road between Springvale Road in Aspendale Gardens and the Dingley Bypass to slash congestion and improve safety in one of Melbourne’s fastest growing areas. This […]
The Cranbourne Turf Club will celebrate its 150th anniversary this Friday with a night of racing and entertainment, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. The Labor Government is contributing more than $5700 towards the April 21 event through the Victorian Racing Industry Fund Raceday Attraction Program. The Club is matching the contribution. Racing […]
The Andrews Labor Government will expand the Monash Medical Centre emergency department, with an exclusive area just for children so our sickest kids get the care they need sooner. As the first young patients move into the new co-located Monash Children’s Hospital, Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for Health Jill Hennessy today announced the $63.2 […]
Australia’s first ever LEGO attraction will create more than 100 new jobs and bring more visitors to Victoria. Minister for Tourism and Major Events John Eren officially opened the LEGOLAND Discovery Centre in Melbourne at Chadstone Shopping Centre today. The first of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere – the Centre once again puts Victoria […]
Monash in Melbourne’s south east could be home to Victoria’s next Indian cultural centre. Monash City Council has been granted $50,000 for a feasibility study to examine the needs of the local Indian community, identify service gaps and assess the viability of a community centre for the area. With sites already earmarked for Dandenong and […]
How are we getting rid of nine level crossings without shutting down our busiest train line? With really big cranes.
Work is underway to build a massive new, state-of-the-art train depot for Melbourne’s new bigger trains, creating hundreds of local jobs in Pakenham. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan in Pakenham East today, where the Andrews Labor Government is building a cutting-edge facility to house and maintain its new fleet of […]
Unlike NSW, we’re building new trains in our own state – not in South Korea. And we’re building so many of them that we don’t have anywhere to park them, let alone maintain them. So here’s our solution.