Rail passengers in Gippsland are one step closer to faster and more frequent services, with work ramping up on the construction of the new Avon River Bridge. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development Michael McCormack today announced the first 18..
Football has been given a boost in Langwarrin with the Victorian Government announcing funding to Frankston City Council to upgrade to facilities at Lawton Reserve. Member for Eastern Victorian, Jane Garrett MP today announced $250,000 towards upgrading lighting at Lawton Reserve from the government’s 2019-20..
Commercial operators in East Gippsland will be able to fish for octopus thanks to a new category of licence which will secure valuable jobs in the region and provide more fresh calamari for seafood lovers. Minister for Boating and Fishing Melissa Horne said 11 ongoing..
The Foster Indoor Stadium is set for a transformation, thanks to a $2.26 million funding boost from the Victorian Government’s Community Sports Infrastructure Stimulus Program. Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett MP today announced that the project is one of 27 to benefit from a..
Much loved community meeting spaces in Glenmaggie and Stratford will be upgraded thanks to Victorian Government funding. Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett today announced over $100,000 in funding for Glenmaggie Mechanics Institute and the Stratford RSL from the Latrobe Valley Authority’s Community and Facility..
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..
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..
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..
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 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..
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..
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..
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..
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..
Anglicare Victoria (Gippsland CLC) is set to share in joint funding of almost $30 million from the Andrews Labor Government, and the Commonwealth, for community legal centres across the state to respond to coronavirus (COVID-19). Anglicare Victoria (Gippsland CLC) will receive $321,500 to support its..
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..
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..
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..