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Join me tonight 12th of May at Readings

Tom Dusevic in conversation with Jane Garrett Please join me at 6:30 tonight at Readings 309 Lygon St Carlton for a conversation with Tom Dusevic about his memoir Whole Wide World. Free, but please book at Readings: http://www.readings.com.au/carlton

Pascoe Vale South Primary School

Very proud to be part of the Andrews Labor Government with its huge investment in schools! We believe all children deserve quality education in a supportive environment. That is why Pascoe Vale South Primary School in my electorate is receiving $3.5 million in this year’s..

Grants To Support Culturally Diverse LGBTI Victorians

Great news – the Andrews Labor Government has committed a $500,000 for LGBTI Multicultural Grants to support culturally diverse LGBTI Victorians! I encourage community groups and organisations in Brunswick to apply for a grant under this new program. For more information: www.multicultural.vic.gov.au

Return of the Hope Street Bus service

  We are very excited to announce the return of the Hope St Bus service. We are very happy to see it up and running after years of community campaigning. The bus will run from West Brunswick to Barkly Square Shopping Centre six days a..

YoWo Music’s end of term performance

  Great to be introducing amazing young talent at YoWo Music‘s end of term performance! Great work to the mentors, organisers and most of all the young women!

Brunswick Secondary College

Our election commitment to Brunswick Secondary College is an important commitment to the people of Brunswick and we are proud to have delivered it in our first year of Government.

Pascoe Vale South Primary School

The petitioners therefore request that the Legislative Assembly of Victoria support the provision of funding for new school buildings at Pascoe Vale South Primary School.

Brunswick electorate, safety of Nicholson Street

My constituency question is to the Minister for Roads and Road Safety on behalf of concerned residents of Brunswick, who have raised concern about the safety of Nicholson Street where it intersects with Albion Street near the Brunswick East Primary School.

Sport Funding

Ms GARRETT (Minister for Emergency Services) — It is fantastic to see the great work the Andrews Labor government is doing for community sports in my local electorate of Brunswick. We know that community sport brings us together — it is part of the fabric of our diverse..

Moreland Council commits $270,000 for neglected Brunswick sports grounds

THREE neglected sporting ovals will get a spruce up after Moreland Council pledged $270,000 to the project in its 2015-16 budget.     Balfe Park (Brunswick East), Gillon Oval ­(Brunswick) and Dunstan Reserve (Brunswick West) were each allocated $90,000 for much-needed upgrades and facility refurbishments…

Road Safety Amendment, Private Car Parks Bill 2015

Ms GARRETT (Minister for Consumer Affairs, Gaming and Liquor Regulation) — I move: That this bill be now read a second time. Speech as follows incorporated into Hansard under sessional orders: This bill will meet the government’s commitment to protect Victorians from the unfair and misleading practices..

Sydney Road, Brunswick, Cyclist Safety

Ms GARRETT (Minister for Emergency Services) — On 27 February our community experienced a tragic event when the life of a local Brunswick resident, Alberto ‘Albie’ Paulon, was taken in a horrific accident as he was cycling on Sydney Road with his partner. Cycling is a very important..

Condolences, Hon. Joan Elizabeth Kirner, AC

Ms GARRETT (Minister for Emergency Services) — It is an extraordinary pleasure to rise today to pay tribute to a woman who had an extraordinary career, made a huge contribution and has left a lasting legacy across this state and more broadly. Joan Kirner was an exceptional..