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THE FUTURE OF SOCIAL ENTERPRISE: MORE JOBS, GREAT CAUSES

Australia’s first-ever strategy for social enterprises has been unveiled by the Andrews Labor Government to strengthen the sector and create more employment opportunities for disadvantaged Victorians. Minister for Industry and Employment Wade Noonan today launched the Social Enterprise Strategy while meeting workers at Yarra View..

First Round Of Emergency Volunteer Grants Announced

Victorian emergency management volunteers are getting a well-deserved funding boost, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Emergency Services James Merlino, Member for Frankston Paul Edbrooke and Member for Carrum Sonya Kilkenny recently visited the Australian Volunteer Coast Guard’s Frankston Flotilla to congratulate successful..

Auburn High School Wins French Accreditation

A Hawthorn East school has today celebrated becoming the first high school in the state to achieve full accreditation from the French Ministry of Education. Minister for Education James Merlino today visited Auburn High School in Hawthorn East to unveil a plaque from the Agency..

New Schools For Melbourne’s North

Students in Melbourne’s north are a step closer to the facilities they deserve thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Ivanhoe Anthony Carbines today visited Viewbank College to turn the first sod to mark the start of construction…

Have Your Say On The New Preston High School

Families can now have their say on plans for the new Preston High School. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Preston Robin Scott today opened community consultation on the new school, which will see the former Preston Girls’ Secondary College site re-opened as..

New Schools Officially Open In Melbourne’s North

Students in Melbourne’s north have started the 2017 school year in three brand new schools. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Yan Yean Danielle Green today visited Mernda Central P-12 College and Mernda Park Primary to welcome staff and students as part of..

Taylors Hill West Secondary College A Boost For The West

A principal has been appointed and building work is underway on Taylors Hill West Secondary College thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Sydenham Natalie Hutchins today turned the first sod on construction works and announced John Goodman..

New Primary School Opens Its Doors In Pakenham

John Henry Primary School students have started the 2017 school year in a brand new school. Minister for Education James Merlino and Member for Eastern Victoria Region Daniel Mulino today welcomed all staff, students and families to their new school as part of the official..