Category: Location

$15 Million Mernda Police Station Now Open

The new $15 million Mernda Police Station – funded by the Andrews Labor Government – opened its doors today, bolstering frontline police numbers in the area and providing local police with the state-of-the-art facilities they need to keep the community safe. Minister for Police Lisa Neville and Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green met with […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Police, Northern Metropolitan Region

A New Parkland Precinct To Transform Olinda

The Andrews Labor Government is giving Olinda families and visitors the community parkland they deserve, transforming a former golf course into a new public precinct. Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio and Member for Monbulk James Merlino today announced more than $4.72 million for the Olinda Precinct Project. This picturesque site, which […]

Categories: Eastern Metropolitan Region, Media Release, Minister for Energy, Environment & Climate Change

Better Roads And 1,200 New Jobs For Melbourne’s West

Apprentices, trainees and former autoworkers are among those that will benefit from the Andrews Labor Government’s Western Roads Upgrade, which will slash congestion and create more than 1,200 jobs. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Minister for Roads and Road Safety Luke Donnellan and Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll today to tour Victoria Polytechnic, where […]

Categories: Media Release, Premier, Western Metropolitan Region

Kicking Goals At Pascoe Vale Girls Secondary College

Pascoe Vale students will soon have access to the first-rate sporting facilities they deserve, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Pascoe Vale Lizzie Blandthorn today visited Pascoe Vale Girls Secondary College to announce the school will receive $200,000 from the School Pride and Sports Fund to resurface […]

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

Students Impress With Beacon Of Learning

Year nine students in Melbourne’s east will soon enjoy brand new facilities, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino visited Beaconhills College in Pakenham on Friday to see how its new purpose-built year nine centre was progressing following a Labor Government investment of $2.865 million. Beaconhills College is an independent, co-educational […]

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

Mortlake Set For Derby Day Family-Friendly Fun

Jockeys and horses racing at the Mortlake Derby Day this Saturday will be safer, thanks to a funding boost of almost $90,000 supported by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Racing Martin Pakula today announced the Labor Government has contributed almost $45,000 through the Victorian Racing Industry Fund towards the installation of new lightweight plastic […]

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

Victorian First Technology To Make Napier Street Safer

The Andrews Labor Government will install a new high-tech detection system to stop trucks and other tall vehicles hitting Footscray’s Napier Street Bridge. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Luke Donnellan joined Member for Footscray Marsha Thomson today to announce $1.2 million to build new warning systems at the notorious bridge. Automatic detection systems will […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads and Road Safety, Western Metropolitan Region

Volunteer Driver Trial For The Wimmera Takes Off

The Andrews Labor Government is helping Wimmera locals get to medical appointments with a new local transport service run by volunteer drivers. Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan today announced the start of the Wimmera Southern Mallee Community Transport Service Kaniva to Horsham route. Locals in Kaniva, Nhill, Dimboola and Pimpino who require transport assistance […]

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

New Clubhouses For Cape Paterson And Portsea Lifesavers

Two popular surf lifesaving clubs will benefit from multi-million dollar rebuilds to help lifesavers get on with the job of keeping beachgoers safe. Parliamentary Secretary for Emergency Services Harriet Shing today visited Cape Paterson Surf Life Saving Club to announce additional funding for new clubhouses to be built at Cape Paterson and Portsea, replacing existing […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Parliamentary Secretary for Emergency Services

Wonthaggi Senior Campus To Be Rebuilt From Ground Up

Students from across Bass Coast Shire are set to be big winners with a brand new senior campus with first-rate facilities to be built at Wonthaggi thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews and Member for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing today met with excited students, teachers and community members at Wonthaggi […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Premier