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Delivering A Great Local School For Greensborough

Greensborough families will have the great local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to contribute $1.1 million towards an upgrade of St Thomas the Apostle School. The $3 million project will include the refurbishment and upgrade of general learning areas, student..

Delivering A Great Local School For Ocean Grove

Ocean Grove families will have the great local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to contribute $2 million towards an upgrade at Our Lady Star of Sea School. The $3 million project will include the construction of multi-purpose centre including three..

KICKING GOALS FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS IN MOOROOLBARK

Esther Park Pavillion will finally get the female-friendly sport facilities they deserve thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Monbulk James Merlino today joined club representatives at the popular venue in Mooroolbark to announce the Labor Government is kicking in..

A Bigger, Better Pinks Reserve For The Outer East

Families in the outer east will be able to rely on outstanding local sporting facilities, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to deliver $10.5 million towards the redevelopment of Pinks Reserve in Kilsyth. Pinks Reserve is one of the most well-loved and popular sporting precincts..

MORE HOSPITAL AND AGED CARE BEDS FOR MELBOURNE’S EAST

Families in Melbourne’s outer-east will be able to access better hospital and aged care services close to home with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to deliver a massive expansion of the Angliss Hospital at Ferntree Gully. Premier Daniel Andrews today unveiled the $20 million new..

Future Assured For Hoppers Crossing Fire Station

Volunteer firefighters with the Hoppers Crossing CFA will remain at their current station, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government, delivering a major boost to the four-decade old brigade. Minister for Emergency Services Minister James Merlino today announced the site will remain on Derrimut Road, a..

Delivering A Great Local School For Hamilton

Hamilton families will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to deliver a massive upgrade to Baimbridge College. The school will receive $8.4 million to deliver the first stage of the school redevelopment which includes the construction of..

Delivering A Great Local School For Hampton Park

Hampton Park families will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to deliver a massive upgrade to Hampton Park Secondary College. The Andrews Labor Government has already delivered $2.6 million for upgrades at Hampton Park Secondary College, with..

Delivering A Great Local School For Dandenong

Dandenong families will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to upgrade Dandenong High School. The school will receive $8.4 million in funding for new STEM, canteen and food technology facilities. This builds on the $3 million already..

Building Communities In The Yarra Ranges

The Andrews Labor Government is helping Melbourne’s fastest growing outer suburbs build the infrastructure they need as part of the 2018/19 Growing Suburbs Fund. The Minister for Local Government Marlene Kairouz joined Member for Monbulk James Merlino in Kalorama today to announce $50 million in grants..

Delivering A Great Local School For St Albans

Victoria University Secondary College students will have world-class facilities, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to build the first stage of the school’s masterplan. Funding of $23.9 million will be provided to Victoria University Secondary College for the construction of the Science Tech Engineering Arts..

Building The Best School Facilities For Coburg

Coburg families are a step closer to getting the first-rate facilities they deserve thanks to the Andrews Labor Government, with construction of major upgrades to Mercy College nearing completion. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited Mercy College to inspect progress on the new science,..

Work Underway On Coburg North PS Redevelopment

Students at Coburg North Primary School are a step closer to getting the modern learning facilities they deserve thanks to the Andrews Labor Government, with a major upgrade on track for completion in 2019. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited the school to inspect..

Supporting Students With Type 1 Diabetes At School

The Andrews Labor Government is helping students with type 1 diabetes get the most out of school, thanks to new innovative resources and training. Minister for Education James Merlino today released the new Diabetes Guidelines – Supporting Students with Type 1 Diabetes in Victorian Schools and Diabetes..

Delivering A Great Local School For Bendigo

Bendigo families will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to deliver a massive upgrade to White Hills Primary School. Labor will invest $4.6 million to transform old classrooms and facilities into the modern learning environment students and..

Victorian Emergency Workers Return From Devastating US Fires

Victorian emergency management personnel responding to wildfires in the United States will be welcomed home today. Seventeen Victorians from CFA and Forest Fire Management Victoria (Parks Victoria and Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning) are returning to Melbourne after a 37-day deployment. Victorian personnel..

Marking The 2009 Victorian Bushfires 10 Year Anniversary

The Andrews Labor Government will give communities a voice to commemorate the ten-year anniversary of the 2009 Victorian bushfires in their own way, with funding to be provided for anniversary activities. The catastrophic 2009 bushfires devastated the state, with 173 people losing their lives in..

Delivering A Great Local School For Bellarine

Bellarine families will get the world-class local school their kids deserve, with a re-elected Andrews Labor Government to build a new VCE Centre at Bellarine Secondary College. Labor will invest $8.9 million to build the new VCE Centre, which will include new seminar rooms, a..