Category: South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Creating A Stronger TAFE In Frankston

The Andrews Labor Government is ensuring all Victorians have access to high quality training no matter their background, through the Skills First TAFE Community Service Fund. Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney joined Member for Frankston Paul Edbrooke and apprentices at Chisholm Institute in Frankston this morning to announce the TAFE would receive $2.6 […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Training and Skills, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Doors Open On New Pakenham Ambulance Station

Local paramedics now have the facilities they need to quickly respond to local medical emergencies with the opening of a state-of-the-art ambulance station in Pakenham. Minister for Ambulance Services Jill Hennessy today officially opened the new $1.1 million Pakenham Ambulance Branch on Main Street, funded by the Andrews Labor Government. The previous branch was more […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Ambulance Services, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Start Of Construction On Victoria’s Next Tech School

Construction has begun on a new Tech School in Melbourne’s south east, fully funded by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino, Parliamentary Secretary for Education Judith Graley, Member for Narre Warren Luke Donnellan, Member for Cranbourne Jude Perera and Member for Dandenong Gabrielle Williams today turned the first sod on the new […]

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

New STEAM And Sports Facilities For Bentleigh Students

Construction is underway on the Andrews Labor Government’s massive upgrade of Bentleigh Secondary College. Minister for Education James Merlino joined Member for Bentleigh Nick Staikos today to turn the first sod on the  $13.4 million upgrade, which includes a new science, technology, engineering, arts and maths (STEAM) hub known as the da Vinci Centre. The […]

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

A New School For Families In Melbourne’s South East

Families in Melbourne’s South East will soon enjoy a brand new primary school, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited the Sandy Road school site to see how construction is progressing. Gum Scrub Creek’s new $13 million primary school is ahead of schedule and fast nearing completion, ready for […]

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

More Special Care Cots For Bayside’s Sickest Babies

More of the Bayside community’s sickest babies will get the specialist care they need closer to home with the expansion of the special care nursery at Sandringham Hospital. Minister for Health Jill Hennessy today officially opened the expansion of the nursery which is managed by an expert team of doctors and nurses from the Royal […]

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

Ampacet Joins The Manufacturing Hub Of Victoria

The Andrews Labor Government is celebrating another win for local manufacturing, with Ampacet Australia establishing its new state-of-the-art facility and Centre for Excellence in the heart of Melbourne’s southeast. Minister for Industry and Employment Wade Noonan today attended the official opening of Ampacet Australia’s facility in Dandenong South. Ampacet Australia is part of Ampacet Corporation […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Industry and Employment, South Eastern Metropolitan Region

Winter Racing Heats Up At Sandown

Sandown Park will host four key greyhound race meetings every Thursday night this month, thanks to a joint funding package of almost $118,000. The Andrews Labor Government is contributing more than $22,000 through the Victorian Racing Industry Fund Raceday Attraction Program to help attract more people to the track. The Sandown Greyhound Racing Club is […]

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

New Facilities For Students In Melbourne’s South East

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 […]

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

Supporting our growing suburbs

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 […]

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