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THREE WOMEN FROM BRUNSWICK ELEVATED TO VICTORIA’S HONOUR ROLL FOR WOMEN

Ms Sherryl Garbutt, Ms Virginia Geddes and Dr Georgia Paxton are among twenty women being inducted onto the 2016 Victorian Honour Roll of Women. Each year, a number of Victorian women who have made significant contributions at a local, state, national or international level are..

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..

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..

‘MUSIC WORKS’ – NEW GRANTS FOR VICTORIA’S MUSIC INDUSTRY

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. Brunswick MP Jane Garrett..

RECOGNISING BRUNSWICK’S LONG-SERVING TEACHERS

Teachers from Brunswick were among hundreds from across Victoria recognised today for long-serving dedication to students and families, at the Recognition of Service to Victorian Education awards.   Member for Brunswick, Jane Garrett MP congratulated those being honoured for 40, 45 and 50 years of..

CALL TO HONOUR INSPIRING SENIORS IN BRUNSWICK

The 2016 Victorian Senior of the Year Awards will feature a new award to celebrate and honour the outstanding work that organisations and business are doing to create age-friendly communities. Member for Brunswick, Jane Garrett MP, today encouraged people in Brunswick to nominate older volunteers..