The Silvan Fire Brigade is better equipped to respond to their next emergency with the official opening of their new station. The Member for Monbulk and Deputy Premier, James Merlino, opened the new facility on behalf of the Minister for Emergency Services Jane Garrett…
Education Minister James Merlino today visited Monbulk College to speak with secondary students who are sharing their ideas to make Victoria the Education State. The spoke about what could be done to make sure young people were getting the skills they need for the jobs..
The Andrews Labor Government has delivered a boost to Victoria’s contemporary music industry with the announcement of Music Works Grants, a new Creative Victoria program to support musicians, music managers and industry organisations to create, develop and showcase Victorian contemporary music.
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 2015-16 Victorian Budget provides hospitals across Victoria with additional funding to help reduce waiting times in emergency departments and elective surgery lists.
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 Victoria, Yarra Ranges Council and the community over the site’s future.
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 Merlino, officially launched the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Australia’s Yarra Ranges BIG Futures program, which pairs secondary students with volunteer mentors from the local community.
An elected Andrews Labor Government will fund a redevelopment of Olinda Pool and construct new community playground facilities.
Labor will improve road safety in Monbulk, installing electronic variable speed limit signs, resurfacing roads and changing school speed zones, Shadow Minister for Roads, Luke Donnellan announced today. Mr Donnellan joined Labor Member for Monbulk, James Merlino to announce Labor’s plan, visiting Mount Dandenong Primary, The Patch Primary and Selby Primary.
Victorian Labor will rebuild Boronia Heights Primary School, Leader of the Opposition, Daniel Andrews, announced today.
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.