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Adversity No Obstacle For Mirboo North Student

The scholarship is awarded annually to support students from disadvantaged backgrounds to stay at school. Mr Merlino praised Dana for her diligence and hard-work in the...

Labor Government To Build A New Sale Specialist School

Minister for Education, James Merlino, today visited Gippsland to announce that the Andrews Labor Government’s first budget will include $7.6 million in funding to build...

New Arts And Science Facilities Opened At Dandenong High School

Minister for Education, James Merlino, today officially opened the latest stage of the Dandenong High School redevelopment. The $10 million Stage 3 works, completed at the...

Anzac Day 2015

This Anzac Day I hope we all take time to reflect on the service and sacrifice of so many brave Australians.

Anzac Day 2015

This Anzac Day I hope we all take time to reflect on the service and sacrifice of so many brave Australians.

Protecting Victoria’s Iconic Leadbeater’s Possum

Minister for Environment, Climate Change and Water, Lisa Neville, today announced a raft of new measures to help secure the long-term survival of Victoria’s endangered...

Monbulk – Getting on with it

Thanks to your support, James Merlino is working with the Andrews Labor Government to deliver promises, including:

Minister Unveils WW1 Mural In Lilydale

Lilydale High School students have honoured Lilydale’s first Anzac – stretcher-bearer Ralph Goode with a World War One Commemoration Mural. Minister for Education, James Merlino,...

Members Statement - Wes Fleming

I take this opportunity to congratulate Wes Fleming, a leading horticulturalist with Fleming's Nurseries in my electorate of Monbulk and a good friend of Meagan...

Members Statement - Wes Fleming

I take this opportunity to congratulate Wes Fleming, a leading horticulturalist with Fleming's Nurseries in my electorate of Monbulk and a good friend of Meagan...

 

Melba Support Services Opens – A Step Forward For TAFE

Deputy Premier and Minister for Education, James Merlino, officially opened Melba Support Services’ new headquarters at the former Swinburne Lilydale campus today. Mr Merlino said...

Local Schools Unite For Anti-Bullying Summit

Student representatives from 15 local primary schools came together today for an anti-bullying summit at Apollo Parkways Primary School in Greensborough. Minister for Education, James Merlino,...

New Smoking Bans To Start At Hospitals And Schools

New smoking bans will commence in three weeks’ time, brought forward by the Andrews Labor Government to protect more Victorians from secondhand smoke. The bans,...

Community Action Network Launch – James Merlino

James Merlino, Victorian Labor Deputy Leader and MP for Monbulk, speaking at the launch of our Community Action Network. Get involved in the Community Action Network today at www.ThisIsLabor.org

Only Labor will re-open Swinburne Lilydale

Swinburne Lilydale shut its doors because of Liberal's TAFE cuts, then they wanted to want to sell it off.Labor will do whatever it takes to preserve this site for TAFE and higher education, including compulsory acquisition.

Only Labor will re-open Swinburne Lilydale

Swinburne Lilydale shut its doors because of Liberal's TAFE cuts, then they wanted to want to sell it off.Labor will do whatever it takes to preserve this site for TAFE and higher education, including compulsory acquisition.

Students Stand Up To Bullying And Cyberbullying

Year 7 students at Monbulk College today joined 800,000 students across Australia in making a stand against bullying on the fifth annual National Day of...

White Ribbon Day – Friday 25th November

Australia's campaign to stop violence against women. I swear.

Ice Bucket Challenge

Ice bucket challenge with Brent from Friends on the Hill in Monbulk. Thanks for the nomination Justine from Julie's All Ages clothing store. I'm Nominating Monbulk Sgt Mark Night, Wes Fleming from Fleming's Nurseries & Ben Higgs from Wild Oak Restaurant and Cooking School in Olinda. This is dedicated to Peter Anderson, a friend who died from MND earlier this year.

Ice Bucket Challenge

Ice bucket challenge with Brent from Friends on the Hill in Monbulk. Thanks for the nomination Justine from Julie's All Ages clothing store. I'm Nominating Monbulk Sgt Mark Night, Wes Fleming from Fleming's Nurseries & Ben Higgs from Wild Oak Restaurant and Cooking School in Olinda. This is dedicated to Peter Anderson, a friend who died from MND earlier this year.