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LABOR TO FUND GROUND UPGRADE AT DUNSTAN RESERVE

An Andrews Labor Government will upgrade sports facilities at Dunstan Reserve in Brunswick West. Member for Brunswick, Jane Garrett, today announced the news to local club members at the ground. Victorian Labor’s $200,000 commitment for Dunstan Reserve will enable the lengthening of the northern pitch,..

LABOR TO FUND HISTORIC FOOTBALL CLUB UPGRADE

An Andrews Labor Government will upgrade sports facilities at Moreland City Football Club. Community sports clubs deserve club rooms they can be proud of and facilities that can help them grow.

MEDIA RELEASE – PARENTS TELL BAILLIEU: NO MORE CUTS TO EDUCATION

As schools resume for 2013, the State Opposition is ramping up the pressure on the Baillieu Government over its cuts to education inVictoria.

State Member for Brunswick Jane Garrett said parents sending their children back to school were feeling the impact of two years of savage cuts to education in Victoria.

MEDIA RELEASE – BAILLIEU REFUSES TO GUARANTEE REINVESTING TAFE SELLOFF MONEY

The Baillieu Government will not invest the funds from TAFE campus sales back into vocational education and training, Member for Brunswick Jane Garrett said today.

When asked in Parliament this week about the sale of campuses marked for closure in leaked cabinet documents, the Premier failed to guarantee that the money raised would be reinvested back into the Victorian TAFE system.

MEDIA RELEASE – Overwhelming Brunswick Electorate response to TAFE cuts

Opposition Leader Daniel Andrews has presented more than 25,000 signed petitions to regional sitting of State Parliament, of which over 1,000 were collected from the Brunswick Electorate, calling on the Baillieu Government to reverse its callous budget cuts to TAFE, State Member for Brunswick Jane Garrett said today.

MEDIA RELEASE – BAILLIEU SHOWS TRUE COLOURS IN RAZOR GANG BUDGET

The Baillieu Government has shown its true colours in the state budget handed down today with razor gang measures and a failure to deliver on urgent capital funding for Brunswick Secondary College and Merri Community Health, or any funding to support a High School for Coburg.

MEDIA RELEASE – JANE GARRETT CONSULTS ON ISSUE OF WORK LIFE BALANCE

State Member for Brunswick, Jane Garrett is inviting members of her electorate to take part in her consultation into the issue of work life balance.

Ms Garrett said in an increasingly dynamic economy, and fast paced society, there are mounting pressures on employees and individuals, with their personal and family time suffering as a consequence.