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SUPPORTING EARLY STAGE LATROBE VALLEY BUSINESSES

Early stage businesses in the Latrobe Valley will be supported to take the next step in growing jobs with support from the Victorian Government. Members for Eastern Victoria Harriet Shing MP and Jane Garrett MP today announced over $1.9 million in funding from the Business..

Funding For Gippsland’s Fire-Affected Roads

The Victorian Government is helping communities in Eastern Victoria recover from bushfires and the economic impacts of coronavirus (COVID) with new funding to support bushfire recovery on arterial roads. Minister for Roads and Road Safety Ben Carroll said a $22.8 million state-wide investment from the..

$1 MILLION FOR WATERING MOUNT MARTHA GREEN SPACES

Victorian businesses will benefit from the creation of jobs and opportunities after a major funding boost for water infrastructure projects and environmental works across the state. Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett today announced an additional $1 million for The Briars recycled water project, helping..

NEW RECYCLED WATER INFRASTRUCTURE FOR BAIRNSDALE

The Victorian Government is investing in local water projects to make Eastern Victoria more liveable, our waterways healthier and help our local parks and gardens use more recycled water and stormwater. Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett today announced over $600,000 to deliver recycled water..

ORBOST SECONDARY COLLEGE TO RECEIVE LYNNE KOSKY MEMORIAL VCAL GRANT

Orbost Secondary College is among eight schools who will receive a Lynne Kosky Memorial Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) Grant. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett MP said the grants provide important financial support to the selected VCAL providers to develop outstanding learning initiatives..

NEW ROUNDABOUT FOR HIGH-RISK SALE INTERSECTION

The Andrews Government is upgrading a high-risk Sale intersection as part of a new program which works with councils and communities to improve high-risk local roads. Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett said a roundabout would be built at the corner of MacArthur and Market..

$2.6 MILLION BOOST FOR GIPPSLAND PROJECTS

Five Gippsland projects are moving forward with funding made possible by the Victorian Government’s 2020-21 Local Sports Infrastructure Fund. Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett MP today announced the funding, with these five projects being a part of 100 projects to benefit from a share..

UPGRADED FACILITIES FOR ORBOST SECONDARY COLLEGE

Orbost students now have upgraded music and arts rooms thanks to the Andrews Government. Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett MP today announced the completion of the $900,000 upgrade, which also included new administration offices and landscaping. The Andrews Government has invested $6.1 billion to..

WORK STARTS ON CLIFTON CREEK SCHOOL REBUILD

Students at Clifton Creek Primary School are a step closer to getting the facilities they need for a great start in life, with an architect appointed to design the school’s rebuild. Member for Eastern Victoria today announced that AOA Christopher Peck – Consultant has been..

FUNDING FOR EAST GIPPSLAND PROJECTS

East Gippsland communities have received $191,250 in funding for four projects under the Victorian Government’s Stronger Regional Communities Program. Member for Eastern Victoria, the Honourable Jane Garrett MP was pleased to announce funding for these projects today. These four projects are amongst 29 successful initiatives..

FUNDING BOOST FOR LATROBE VALLEY SPORTING CLUBS

Sporting clubs across the Latrobe Valley region will upgrade their facilities for hundreds of avid sportspeople to enjoy, thanks to support from the Victorian Government. Six community-led projects across the region will share in more than $1.7 million in funding from the Latrobe Valley Authority’s..

HELPING GIPPSLAND SPORTS CLUBS SURVIVE AND THRIVE

Community sport through out Gippsland play an integral part of our community and this support will help them pay the bills and make a return to play that little bit easier. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett has announced 81 grants of $1,000 have so..

HELPING MORNINGTON AND HASTINGS CLUBS SURVIVE AND THRIVE

Community sport in Hastings and Mornington play an integral part of our community and this support will help them pay the bills and make a return to play that little bit easier. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett has announced 50 grants of $1,000 have..

HONOURING THE LEGACY OF OUR VETERANS IN GIPPSLAND

Just in time for ANZAC Day, Victorian communities are being given more opportunities to remember and honour veterans through various projects to build and repair memorials, preserve stories and ensure their wellbeing. Minister for Veterans Robin Scott today announced $700,000 for 63 projects across the..

WORK STARTS ON BAXTER SCHOOL UPGRADES

Students at Baxter Primary School are a step closer to getting the facilities they need for a great start in life, with an architect appointed to design the school’s exciting upgrade. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett today announced that Prebuilt has been appointed to..

MAKING TYABB SCHOOLS MORE INCLUSIVE

The Andrews Labor Government is helping make Tyabb Railway Station Primary School a more inclusive school for local students and families. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced that Coy Yiontis Architects have been appointed to design the school’s $200,000 Inclusive Schools Fund project. The..

MAKING SOUTH GIPPSLAND SCHOOLS MORE INCLUSIVE

The Andrews Labor Government is helping make South Gippsland Special School a more inclusive school for local students and families. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced that EDU PROJECTS PTY LTD has been appointed to design the school’s $200,000 Inclusive Schools Fund project. The..