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GRANTS NOW OPEN FOR EDUCATION WEEK ACTIVITIES

Not-for-profits across Eastern Victoria are invited to apply for grants to host science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) themed activities as part of Victoria’s76th annual Education Week. This year’s theme is ‘Celebrating STEM’. All government schools are encouraged to join Education Week celebrations, opening their..

TRAVEL GRANTS TO HELP LOCAL ATHLETES SHINE

Rising sporting stars of tomorrow are being encouraged to apply for the Andrews Labor Government’s2019-20 Athlete Pathway Travel Grants Program to help them take their game to the next level. Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett said applications officially opened for the latest round of..

CALLING ALL GIPPSLAND ARTISTS FOR APEX PARK

Local artists are being offered a rare chance to leave a lasting impression on the Gippsland landscape as part of the project to build a new bridge over the Avon River. Rail Projects Victoria is seeking a Gippsland-based artist to design a public artwork which..

SUPPORTING ABORIGINAL STUDENTS WITH THEIR CAREER PATHWAYS IN GIPPSLAND

More Victorian government Aboriginal school students in East Gippsland are being supported to complete Year 11 and 12, thanks to the Victorian Government’s Marrung Education Scholarships program. Member For Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett congratulated the 2 Marrung Education Scholarship recipients from Orbost Secondary College and..

HELPING GIPPSLAND’S SPORTS CLUBS SURVIVE AND THRIVE

Community sport in 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 53 grants of $1,000 have so far..

HELPING SPORT 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 53 grants of $1,000 have..

NEW LOCAL PROJECTS FOR THE MORNINGTON PENINUSLA

The Victorian Government is boosting funding for new and improved community facilities across The Mornington Peninsula – creating jobs and supporting local businesses as we rebuild from the coronavirus crisis. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced that applications opened on the 9th of June..

KINDER KIDS IN LAKES ENTRANCE TO LEARN IN GUNAI/KURNAI

Kids at kinder in Lakes Entrance will get the opportunity to learn Gunai/Kurnai Language, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced Lake Tyres Early Learning Centre will be joining the Victorian Government’s $17.9 million Early Childhood Language Program. The..

HELPING SPORTS CLUBS SURVIVE AND THRIVE IN GIPPSLAND

Community sports are 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 that the below grants of $1,000 have so far..

MORE LOCALS IN GIPPSLAND GET BACK TO WORK

Local workers who have lost work due to the coronavirus pandemic will have access to new jobs through the Victorian Government’s Working for Victoria initiative, as part of a campaign to keep communities safe and get people back into work. The Wellington Shire Council is..

BIODIVERSITY BUSHFIRE RECOVERY GRANTS WELCOMED

The Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett has welcomed a new Victorian Government grants scheme aimed at helping the Gippsland bushland and wildlife recover from summer’s devastating fires. The $900,000 Biodiversity Bushfire Recovery Grants will fund on-ground works, community education and capacity building projects that..

UPGRADED CLASSROOMS AND FACILITIES FOR BOISDALE CONSOLIDATED SCHOOL

Boisdale students now have bigger, better classrooms and school facilities to learn in, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced Boisdale Consolidated School to open its $1.36 million upgrade, which includes a new architect-designed modular building. The new building..

PROTECTING GIPPSLAND’S UNIQUE COASTLINE

The Victorian Government is protecting the future of our state’s precious coastline with more than $11 million for maintenance and erosion management projects including $1 million for Lakes Entrance and $1.5 million for Mallacoota. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett said the funding for Lakes..

UPGRADED CLASSROOMS AND FACILITIES FOR CANN RIVER P-12 COLLEGE

Cann River students now have bigger, better classrooms and school facilities to learn in, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett has announced that Cann River P-12 College will receive $2,057,000 to replace an older building containing asbestos, with a..

FUNDING TO UPGRADE MORE COMMUNITY FACILITIES

Loch Sport Golf Club, Carrajung Hall and the Lake Wellington Yacht Club are the latest community facilities set to be upgraded in Wellington Shire thanks to funding from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett MP today announced the latest grant recipients..

CLEAN ENERGY BOOST TO CREATE JOBS AND SAVE MONEY IN GIPPSLAND

The Victorian Government is powering communities through local renewable energy projects that promote regional investment, create jobs, and help lower electricity costs and greenhouse gas emissions. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced the latest round of funding for the New Energy Jobs Fund (NEJF)…

DELIVERING PROJECTS AND CREATING JOBS IN GIPPSLAND

Wednesday, 13 May, 2020 The Victorian Government is continuing to back community projects in regional Victoria that create jobs and make our regions even better places to live and work. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced The Great Southern Rail Trail is one of..

LEVELING THE PLAYING FIELD IN EASTERN VICTORIA

Applications are now open for the second round of the Andrews Labor Government’s 2019-20 Change Our Game Community Activation Grants Program. The program, now in its third year, supports the delivery of sector initiatives that bring together communities to showcase and celebrate the role of..