Category: Location

Lighting Up Sport Across The Latrobe Valley

The Andrews Labor Government is lighting the way for community sport in the Latrobe Valley thanks to the installation of 300 new lux LED lights in Newborough and Traralgon. Parliamentary Secretary for Mental Health and Member for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing today joined community members, local sports teams and the Council to inspect the completed […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Parliamentary Secretary for Mental Health

Improving The Mental Health Of Ballarat Workers

The Andrews Labor Government is backing residential aged care workers in Ballarat through a new program designed to support their mental health. Minister for Workplace Safety Jill Hennessy today announced $1.27 million for a new Wellbeing Track and Change program, a partnership between Prevention United and Federation University Australia, who will work with staff and […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Workplace Safety, Western Victoria Region

Standing With Our Valued Lifeline Heroes

The Andrews Labor Government is standing with Gippsland communities doing it tough due to recent fires and ongoing drought. Minister for Mental Health Martin Foley today visited the hard-working staff with local Member for Eastern Victoria, Harriet Shing and volunteers at Lifeline Gippsland to thank them for the important role they play helping locals facing […]

Categories: Eastern Victoria Region, Media Release, Minister for Mental Health

Cutting-Edge Sub-Acute Services For Swan Hill

Patients in Swan Hill will be able to access rehabilitation and care so that they can recover faster from illness and get back home, thanks to new sub-acute services delivered by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Health Jenny Mikakos today announced the $2.6 million sub-acute services would be open to patients in the coming […]

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

First Meeting Of Workplace Manslaughter Taskforce

The Andrews Labor Government’s new workplace manslaughter taskforce has today held its inaugural meeting – to discuss tough new laws to keep workers safe. The Workplace Manslaughter Implementation Taskforce was announced earlier this month as the first step in developing new legislation to make workplace manslaughter a criminal offence. Led by the Member for Sydenham […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Workplace Safety, Western Victoria Region

New Solar Project To Deliver Energy Savings For Bendigo

Bendigo residents are taking control of their energy costs with rooftop solar for local sporting facilities, thanks to community fundraising and support from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change Lily D’Ambrosio and Member for Bendigo West Maree Edwards today officially launched the Eaglehawk Badminton and Table Tennis Stadium solar project. […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Energy, Environment and Climate Change, Northern Victoria Region

Works Begin On Ardmona Primary School Upgrade

The Andrews Labor Government is giving Ardmona families the educational facilities they deserve, with works now underway to revamp Ardmona Primary School. Minister for Education James Merlino joined Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today to turn the first sod on the $631,592 redevelopment of the Turnbull Road site, which will restore its original buildings […]

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

Major Transport Upgrades To Support Melbourne’s South East

Tens of thousands of people in the fast-growing communities of Lyndhurst, Cranbourne West and Lynbrook will get home sooner and safer as the Andrews Labor Government gets on with a $1 billion pipeline of road and rail projects for the south east. Visiting Lyndhurst today, Minister for Transport Infrastructure Jacinta Allan said that the Evans […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Transport Infrastructure, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

New Fire Station At Bayswater Officially Open

The Andrews Labor Government has officially opened the new state-of-the-art fire station in Bayswater, providing improved emergency services for the community and better facilities for volunteers. Minister for Police and Emergency Services Lisa Neville and Member for Bayswater Jackson Taylor today toured the new $2.84 million facility, as part of the Labor Government’s CFA capital […]

Categories: Eastern Metropolitan Region, Media Release, Minister for Police and Emergency Services

Riverboats Music Festival Steams Ahead On The Murray

The Riverboat Music Festival on the mighty Murray River is set to be bigger and better than ever, with backing from the Andrews Labor Government. The Riverboats Music Festival is the Murray River’s premiere contemporary music festival and in its eighth year set a record, selling out in just nine days. The Labor Government is […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events, Northern Victoria Region