Topic: Agriculture and regional development

More Mobile Coverage For Regional Victoria

The Andrews Labor Government has announced the locations of its latest round of mobile phone towers as part of the Victorian Mobile Black Spot Project (VMBSP). The Labor Government is partnering with Optus and Telstra to build 28 new mobile towers across Victoria, with the towers set to cover around 2,000 square kilometres and connect […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Regional Development

Delivering For Farmers In The Goulburn Murray Valley

Moira Shire’s agriculture sector is set to benefit with significant road upgrades and new funding from the Andrews Labor Government to better manage the impacts of Queensland Fruit Fly announced today. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford today announced $342,000 through round two of the Local Roads to Market program. The grant will help Moira Shire […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Agriculture

Foster CBD Improvements To Benefit Local Traders

Foster’s main shopping strip is now a more attractive place to stop, shop and socialise with the completion of the $1.67 million upgrade to Main Street officially celebrated today. Minister for Regional Development, Jaala Pulford today inspected the finished works, which have been completed with a $500,000 grant from the Andrews Labor Government’s Regional Jobs […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Regional Development

Building A Stronger Regional Community In Foster

The Andrews Labor Government is backing a bigger, better and more accessible Arts and Community Theatre for Foster in south Gippsland. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford today announced $50,000 for Foster Arts, Music and Drama Association to install new seating at Foster Community Theatre, so it can continue to be an important cultural and […]

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Island Road Funding To Boost Koo Wee Rup’s Agribusiness

Cardinia Shire’s agriculture sector will soon be transporting better quality produce to market, more efficiently thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford today announced a $90,000 investment from the second round of grants through the Labor Government’s Local Roads to Market program. The grant, along with a co-investment from Cardinia Shire […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Agriculture

Tackling Fruit Fly In Sunraysia

The Andrews Labor Government continues to back the fight against Queensland Fruit Fly (QFF) in the Sunraysia region, through the second round of funding under the Managing Fruit Fly – Regional Action Plan Grants Program. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford announced $348,490 for the Greater Sunraysia Pest Free Area Industry Development Committee for fruit fly […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Agriculture

Wimmera Mallee Road Upgrades Boost Agribusiness

The Wimmera Mallee’s agriculture sector will soon be transporting produce to market quicker and safer thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s Local Roads to Market program. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford today announced the $5.54 million through round two of the program to widen a dangerously narrow 1.5 kilometre-section of Minyip-Banyena Road in the Yarriambiack […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Agriculture

Labor Government Puts Rupanyup On The Retail Map

The retail precinct of Rupanyup in the grain growing belt of Wimmera will be rejuvenated through a community led initiative, backed by the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Agriculture and Regional Development and Member for Western Victoria Jaala Pulford was in Rupanyup today to announce a Labor Government contribution of $500,000 that will breathe new […]

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New Fishing Destination For Hopetoun Anglers

Recreational fishers in northwest Victoria can look forward to wetting a line in a new lake thanks to local anglers, the Yarriambiack Shire and a grant from the Andrew’s Labor Government’s Target One Million plan. Minister for Agriculture Jaala Pulford visited the region today and announced work had commenced this week on the new waterway, […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Agriculture

Planning For Robinvale’s Growth With Housing Strategy

The Andrews Labor Government is getting it done for Robinvale with a $50,000 grant awarded today to Swan Hill Rural City Council to develop a Robinvale Housing Strategy project. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford announced the funding from the Stronger Regional Communities Plan, which supports community-led initiatives that build community capabilities or improve the […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Regional Development