Category: Location

Cutting Edge CT Scans For Maryborough Patients

The Andrews Labor Government will install a cutting-edge new CT scanner to ensure more patients at Maryborough District Health Service get the diagnosis they need faster. Minister for Health Jill Hennessy visited Maryborough Hospital today to announce $1.3 million to replace the Computed Tomography unit with the latest state-of-the-art model. The new CT scanner will […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Health, Western Victoria Region

Giving Mildura Patients A Say Over Their Hospital

The Andrews Labor Government is asking the Mildura community to have its say on the future of Mildura Base Hospital. The Liberal Nationals privatised the Mildura Base Hospital in 1998, as they embarked on a savage round of cuts to healthcare that saw beds close, waiting lists spiral out of control, hospitals shut down or […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Health, Northern Victoria Region

Delivering Kinder Upgrades In Diggers Rest

More kinders and upgraded early years facilities are on the way for Victorian families and their children – including in Diggers Rest – thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Early Childhood Education Jenny Mikakos and Member for Sunbury Josh Bull today announced a major boost for the Diggers Rest Kindergarten, which is getting […]

Categories: Media Release, Western Metropolitan Region

Delivering A Great Local School For Mount Evelyn

Mount Evelyn families will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to deliver a massive upgrade to Yarra Ranges Special Developmental School. Labor will invest $3.4 million to refurbish and modernise facilities at the school, including new administration facilities. This builds on the $500,000 already provided by the […]

Categories: Eastern Metropolitan Region, Media Release, Minister for Education

New Health Research Centre To Boost Jobs In Ballarat

The Andrews Labor Government is backing a new collaborative health research centre in Ballarat – to support local jobs and bring the region’s best minds together to tackle some of medicine’s most difficult problems. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford today announced a $300,300 grant at the St John of God Hospital to deliver the […]

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

Works Start At Ballan Station

The Ballan community will soon have a more accessible train station with upgrades starting during last weekend’s construction blitz on the line. Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan today announced that crews and equipment were now on site at the station and preparatory work was underway. The work is a key part of the Ballarat […]

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

More Services For Stawell, Horsham And Halls Gap

The Andrews Labor Government will make it easier for Stawell, Horsham and Halls Gap locals to get to work, school and medical services thanks to a major boost in bus and local transport services. Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan today announced the introduction of a second daily return coach service between Halls Gap and […]

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

Kinder For Every Three-Year-Old Across Victoria

Every Victorian child born under a re-elected Andrews Labor Government will start kindergarten a year earlier, with Ararat families to be among the first to benefit. Minister for Early Childhood Education Jenny Mikakos today visited the Ararat Learning Centre on McNeill St to herald this ambitious reform, which will see three-year-old kinder rolled out across […]

Categories: Media Release, Western Victoria Region

Delivering A Great Local School For Narre Warren

Narre Warren North families will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to upgrade Narre Warren North Primary School. Labor will invest $4.5 million to demolish Building 1, which includes classrooms and administration facilities. Its tired old classrooms and office space will be replaced by a new modern […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Education, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Delivering A Great Local School For Berwick

Berwick families will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to deliver a massive upgrade to Timbarra P-9 College. Labor will invest $2.9 million to transform tired old classrooms and facilities into modern learning environments, including new science, technology, engineering and maths facilities. Every child should have a […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Education, South Eastern Metropolitan Region