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Delivering A Great Local School For Port Melbourne

Port Melbourne Primary School will be completely transformed with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to finish a massive upgrade of this historic school. Built in 1889, Port Melbourne Primary School holds a special place in the hearts of local residents but the Liberals didn’t spend a single cent on upgrades, leaving students and staff in […]

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Delivering A Great Local School For Windsor And Prahran

Families in Windsor and Prahran will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to upgrade Windsor Primary School. Labor will revitalise the school’s original 1870s red brick building with $4.7 million to upgrade administration areas and transform classrooms into modern learning environments. The adjoining multipurpose building will also […]

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A Bigger, Better Sporting Precinct For Macedon Ranges

Families across the Macedon Ranges are a step closer to getting the great sporting facilities they need, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to deliver $5.6 million towards the first stage of the Macedon Ranges Regional Sports Precinct. In New Gisborne today, Premier Daniel Andrews joined with Member for Macedon Mary-Anne Thomas and representatives from […]

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Labor Government Gets It Done At Bendigo Hospital

The completely rebuilt Bendigo Hospital has today been formally opened, marking the official arrival of the world class facility that will treat and care for Central Victorians for many more years to come. Premier Daniel Andrews today joined Minister for Health Jill Hennessy, Member for Bendigo East Jacinta Allan, and Member for Bendigo West Maree […]

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Ferry Good News For Geelong – Time To Get Onboard

Residents in Geelong will have another transport option to Melbourne, with the Andrews Labor Government backing a trial of a ferry service between Geelong and Melbourne. In what is also expected to be a big boost to tourism to Melbourne’s second city, this three-year trial will start early in 2019. The new ferry trial follows […]

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Metro Tunnel Works Ramp Up With More Work And Jobs To Come

Metro Tunnel works in City Square are entering the next phase, with piling to get underway to build the new Town Hall Station up to 35 metres beneath Melbourne’s CBD. Premier Daniel Andrews today joined Minister for Public Transport Jacinta Allan and Minister for Industry and Employment Ben Carroll to inspect the City Square worksite, […]

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Labor Government Unveils New Laws To Make Renting Fair

The Andrews Labor Government has unveiled landmark new laws to make renting fair for all Victorians. In the biggest change to the Residential Tenancies Act since it was implemented more than two decades ago, the Labor Government has announced more than 130 reforms that will strengthen renters’ rights, better protect vulnerable tenants and enable people to […]

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Take A Virtual Drive Through The West Gate Tunnel

Visitors to the West Gate Tunnel’s new information centre will be able to take a virtual drive through the tunnel via a high tech interactive model and learn more about the congestion busting project. The West Gate Tunnel Info Centre, to be opened to the public in the next month, will give people a hands-on […]

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More Trains And Fewer Delays On The Hurstbridge Line

Commuters on the Hurstbridge line will have more trains, more seats and fewer delays with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to continue its massive upgrade of the Hurstbridge line. The Andrews Labor Government said it would deliver locals in Melbourne’s north-east more peak hour train services and less time stuck at boom gates, and we […]

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Ambulance And Surgery Wait Times At Record Lows

The Andrews Labor Government’s record investment in Victoria’s health system is saving lives and giving people the care they need when they need it most. Premier Daniel Andrews and Minister for Health and Ambulance Services Jill Hennessy today met hard-working paramedics in Westmeadows to release the latest quarterly hospital and ambulance data. The April to […]

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