Category: South Eastern Metropolitan 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

New School And Kinder Opens For Cardinia Families

Officer’s newest primary school and kindergarten opened their doors today, giving families in the fast-growing community access to first-rate local education and early years services. Minister for Education James Merlino and Minister for Early Childhood Education Jenny Mikakos today officially opened the Bridgewood Primary School and Integrated Child and Family Centre for the 2018 school […]

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

Municipal Monitor Appointed To Frankston City Council

The Andrews Labor Government has appointed a municipal monitor to investigate and report on the governance of Frankston City Council. Minister for Local Government Marlene Kairouz today announced the appointment of Prue Digby for an 18 month term, ending in June 2019. The Labor Government flagged the need to appoint a monitor in September, following […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Local Government, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Celebrating The Festive Season At Sandown

Sandown Greyhound Racing Club is celebrating the Christmas season with two big nights of racing thanks to almost $43,000 in funding supported by the Andrews Labor Government. The Labor Government is contributing more than $18,000 through the Victorian Racing Industry Fund to the ‘Santa Rocks the Dogs’ Christmas race nights starting tonight, 7 December, and […]

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

Protecting Lives And Property In Clyde North

The Andrews Labor Government will build a new fire station at Clyde North to improve incident response times and keep the community safe. Clyde North will benefit from the $3 million land purchase for the new station – to provide better fire protection, suppression and education in the area, and protect the lives and property […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Suburban Development, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Guy Tries To Block Frankston Level Crossings Removal

Matthew Guy and the Liberals are trying to stop the Andrews Labor Government removing dangerous and congested level crossings on the Frankston line. In a dangerous political stunt, the Liberals today will move to revoke the Planning Scheme Amendment that will enable extra train stabling to be built at Kananook and more frequent, reliable services […]

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

Getting More Cancer Services In Melbourne’s South

An extra 50,000 people a year in Melbourne’s south will have access to state-of-the-art screening in detecting cancer earlier and more accurately with new medical imaging equipment and expansion at Moorabbin Hospital, following a major Andrews Labor Government upgrade. Minister for Health Jill Hennessy and Member for Bentleigh Nick Staikos today officially opened the new […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Health, South Eastern Metropolitan Region, Southern 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

Australian-First Technology To Remove Nine Level Crossings

A massive 60 metre-long wheeled carrier is about to start work on the Andrews Labor Government’s Caulfield to Dandenong project, which will remove nine of Victoria’s most dangerous and congested level crossings. Premier Daniel Andrews joined Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan today to inspect the ‘straddle carrier’ – a high-tech machine that will pick […]

Categories: Media Release, Premier, South Eastern Metropolitan Region, Southern Metropolitan Region