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Blockbuster Story For State Schools Spectacular’s 20th Anniversary

Minister for Education, James Merlino, met some of the principal cast at the National Institute of Circus Arts to launch the Spectacular, which will feature...

Building The Education State In Carrum

Minister for Education, James Merlino, visited the Patterson River Secondary College in Carrum today to officially announce $1 million of funding to modernise the schools.

Building The Education State In Beaumaris

Minister for Education, James Merlino, today visited the site for the new college – the current Beaumaris Campus of Sandringham Secondary College – to make...

Building The Education State In Mordialloc

Minister for Education, James Merlino, visited the school today to officially announce the $500,000 to fund facility upgrades, secured in the 2015-16 Victorian Budget.

Building The Education State In Geelong

The Andrews Labor Government’s first Education State Budget is rebuilding schools in Geelong and giving its students the best start in life. Minister for Education,...

Sporting uniform grant

James Merlino MP today announced Yarra Pistol Club and Badminton Academy Victoria (BAV) will each receive $1000 as part of grants made available to...

Sporting uniform grant

James Merlino MP today announced Yarra Pistol Club and Badminton Academy Victoria (BAV) will each receive $1000 as part of grants made available to...

Building the Education State in Monbulk

Students in Monbulk are big winners in the Andrews Labor Government’s first Education State Budget.

LABOR INVESTS IN HEALTH FOR FAMILIES IN MONBULK

The Andrews Labor Government is putting the health of Victorian families first, investing an extra $1.38 billion in our hospitals, ambulances and health programs. The...

 

LABOR GOVERNMENT SAVES OLINDA POOL

The Andrews Labor Government has secured the future of the Olinda Pool, delivering $500,000 in the Victorian Budget to repair and reopen the iconic community...

IMPROVEMENTS TO KEEP LOCAL SCHOOL KIDS SAFE

The Monbulk community will receive a major boost, with the Andrews Labor Government announcing $1.32 million in safety improvements as part of the 2015-16 Victorian...

Victorian Budget 2015 – 2016: For Families

Published on May 5, 2015 This Budget is about balance. We’re increasing funding for schools, hospitals and transport, but we’re keeping our finances stable. It’s an investment we can afford in the things we can’t afford to lose.

Victorian Budget 2015 – 2016: For Families

Published on May 5, 2015 This Budget is about balance. We’re increasing funding for schools, hospitals and transport, but we’re keeping our finances stable. It’s an investment we can afford in the things we can’t afford to lose.

Budget Delivers Biggest Ever Increase To School Funding

The 2015-16 Victorian Budget invests almost $3.3 billion in Victoria’s education system for its 900,000 students – the single biggest boost of additional funding in...

COMMUNITY TO BENEFIT FROM OLINDA GOLF COURSE PROPOSAL

Part of the former Olinda Golf Course could become home to a new sports oval and dog walking area, with discussions being held between Parks...

Minister Launches Yarra Ranges Mentoring Program

Five schools in the Yarra Ranges are set to host a renowned mentoring program which helps secondary students reach their potential. Minister for Education, James...

Fountain Gate Secondary College Creating Positive Futures

Minister for Education, James Merlino, today toured Fountain Gate Secondary College, where he met students taking part in an international program to develop their critical...

Labor Government To Build Berwick Fields Primary’s Eco-Cubby

The Andrews Labor Government will help fund a new eco cubby at Berwick Fields Primary School. Minister for Education, James Merlino, visited the school today...