Monbulk Late Night Shopping Event

Monbulk Main Street Late Night Shopping Event Friday 29th November 2013 5pm – 9pm

Blind workers deserve a fair go!

Vision Australia has announced it will close all Vision Australia Enterprises units in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. The closures leave more than 70 vision-impaired workers without jobs.


To celebrate the National Year of Reading in 2012 Burrinja Cultural Centre and Eastern Regional Libraries partnered to bring to the wider region’s community Fashion meets Fiction, an exciting and innovative exhibition concept that brought together the love of popular fiction and its many famous colourful characters with the cultural trend towards high-end fashion, and particularly period pieces, in a quality art-museum context.

Coalition not working on education

We all work hard to give our kids the best opportunities in life. A strong education system provides this. That’s why it just doesn’t make sense that Premier Denis Napthine would choose to cut funding for our schools.

Proposed McDonalds in Tecoma

I raised the proposed McDonald's in Tecoma in Parliament on 24th October. I called on the Minister for Planning to intervene and ensure the VCAT gives weight to mass objections.

Monbulk Trivia Night – Thank You!

Thank you to everyone who attended my Monbulk Trivia Night on Saturday night at Mt Lilydale College. It was a fantastic night with great attendance, generous contributions to our Monbulk campaign and loads of fun.

Taking on the Greens

LABOR Party members and supporters across the country are gravely concerned about the future of progressive politics in this country. We are also, quite frankly, fed up with the behaviour, intransigence and hypocrisy of the Greens party.

Have your say

Victorian Labor has announced the first stage of its plan to keep Victorians in work and is asking the community and business groups to have their say.

Community Survey

Many residents are telling me life getting tougher and essential services like health and education are suffering. I want to know how you’re finding things under the Baillieu State Government. Let me know what you think...

Boronia K-12

The Boronia K – 12 project is the most significant education project in this region of the city of Knox for generations; it is simply that important in terms of the educational opportunities for young people in Boronia...

Baillieu’s Cuts To Impact Monbulk College

The Baillieu Government’s decision to cut coordination funding for the Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) program will limit the options of young people in Monbulk.

Puffing Billy Needs Saving

Puffing Billy is one of the finest preserved steam railways in the world. Hundreds of thousands of locals and tourists visit it every year.