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A BOOST FOR CREATIVITY AT GIPPSLAND ART GALLERY

Wednesday 19, June Wellington Shire Council and Gippsland Art Gallery will further connect and inspire audiences with support from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett today congratulated Gippsland Art Gallery, which has received a $15,500 grant. This will provide the gallery..

HELPING EASTERN VICTORIA MANAGE E-WASTE

Friday 14, June Local residents can now dispose of their e-waste safely and easily ahead of the e-waste landfill ban starting on 1 July, 2019. Jane Garrett, Member for Eastern Victoria said the e-waste to landfill ban was introduced by the Andrews Labor Government to..

NEW COURTS LIGHT UP LEONGATHA PARROTS

Friday, 14 June The Leongatha ‘Parrots’ Football and Netball Club now have two new courts complete with lighting and shelter, thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Parliamentary Secretary for Jobs and Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett today joined the ‘Parrots’..

SWANS CELEBRATE NEW FEMALE FRIENDLY PAVILION

Wednesday, 13 June Sale’s passionate footballers now have female friendly facilities at Baldwin Recreation Reserve, thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Parliamentary Secretary for Jobs and Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett today officially opened the upgraded facilities, made possible with..

FUNDING RAMP UP FOR MIRBOO NORTH SKATERS

Thursday, 13 June Mirboo North skaters can look forward to honing their skills at their own local park thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett today announced the government is contributing $200,000 from the Community Sports..

SALE TURF CLUB SETS THE PACE WITH NEW FACILITIES

Thursday 13, June The Sale Turf Club will be the toast of the town this winter with a new public bar and extended facilities now open to the East Gippsland community, thanks to a joint funding package worth more than $522,000. Parliamentary Secretary for Jobs..

CHILDREN’S FACILITIES CAPITAL PROGRAM GRANTS NOW OPEN

Monday 11, June The Andrews Labor Government is providing grants for state-of-the-art kindergarten facilities across Victoria ahead of the three-year-old kindergarten roll-out next year. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett has welcomed the opening of the 2019/20 Children’s Facilities Capital Program from the Minister for..

HOPE TO RETURN TO BRUNSWICK IN THE NEW YEAR

The iconic community bus service along Hope Street in Brunswick will return early next year, Member for Brunswick, Jane Garrett, announced today. The important local service will begin running again on 4 January 2016 after an absence of more than three years from the streets..

Launch of pilot to improve safety around Victorian schools

A pilot set up to explore ways to improve the safety of children travelling to and from school was officially launched today. The pilot – involving 13 schools in Brunswick – delivers on a Victorian Government election commitment to establish a School Safety Panel. The..

TULLA WORKS START TO CUT CONGESTION AND CREATE JOBS

Member for Brunswick, Jane Garrett, today welcomed the start this week on the $1.3 billion CityLink Tullamarine Widening Project between Bulla Rd and Bell St. The 24 kilometre project will upgrade one of Melbourne’s busiest road corridors and once complete, the project will reduce congestion..

CRIME PREVENTION BOOST A WIN FOR OUR LOCAL COMMUNITY

Community safety is set to be improved after the Andrews Labor Government provided a $9,500 grant for CoDesign Studio to fund the Brunswick Bluestone Laneways Revitalisation Project. Member for Brunswick Jane Garrett today congratulated CoDesign Studio for their hard work to make Brunswick a safer..

EDUCATION STATE: SUPPORTING PARENTS AND KIDS IN BRUNSWICK

Schools in Brunswick will share in more than $300,000 of extra funding in 2016 as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s plan to make Victoria the Education State. It’s all part of our plan to help kids learn, give parents confidence and provide the resources..