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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..

SAFER ACCESS TO YARRAM CEMETERY

Visitors and funeral processions will have safer access to Yarram Cemetery thanks to an $18,000 grant from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett said the improvements will make it safer for drivers and slow-moving funeral convoys to enter and exit the..

INVESTING IN ABORIGINAL COMMUNITY INFRASTRUCTURE

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting Aboriginal communities in East Gippsland by boosting and investing in local infrastructure. Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Gavin Jennings and Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett have announced eight projects across the state that will share in more than $3..

NEW LOCAL ACTIVITIES TO BETTER SUPPORT CARERS in East Gippsland

Carers living in East Gippsland will have more opportunities to be healthy, active and well thanks to a $1 million package of grants from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett today announced that a local community organisation will receive grants of..

NEW LOCAL ACTIVITIES TO BETTER SUPPORT CARERS in Hastings

Carers living in Hastings will have more opportunities to be healthy, active and well thanks to a $1 million package of grants from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Eastern Victoria Jane Garrett today announced that a local community organisation will receive grants of up..

FREE SMILE SQUADSCHOOL DENTAL CHECKS COMING TO EAST GIPPSLAND IN 2020

Victorian school students in East Gippsland will enjoy healthier and brighter smiles this year as the next phase of the Andrews Labor Government’s landmark Smile Squad free dental program gets underway. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett today announced local schools in East Gippsland are..

COMMUNITY ROAD SAFETY GRANTS NOW OPEN

The Andrews Labor Government is calling for community groups and councils from across Victoria to apply for grants to boost road safety awareness in their local area. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett said that applications for this year’s $1.5 million Community Road Safety Grants..

SMALL BUSINESS BUS BRINGS ADVICE ON WHEELS TO HASTINGS

Small business operators in the Hastings area will be able to access support and government business services when the Small Business Bus visits on Tuesday February 25th. This is part of the assistance offered by the Andrews Labor Government, from cuts to payroll tax in..

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 $400,000 refurbishment of their existing multipurpose space. The Labor Government has invested $5.6..

UPGRADING SCHOOL FIRE SHELTERS IN EAST GIPPSLAND

Students in bushfire-prone areas will be safer, with the Andrews Labor Government making sure schools in fire danger areas are better prepared for bushfires. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced that 6 schools in East Gippsland will be among 81 school campuses across the..

UPGRADING SCHOOL FIRE SHELTERS IN SOUTH GIPPSLAND

Students in bushfire-prone areas will be safer, with the Andrews Labor Government making sure schools in fire danger areas are better prepared for bushfires. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced that 2 schools in South Gippsland will be among 81 school campuses across the..

UPGRADING SCHOOL FIRE SHELTERS IN HASTINGS & MORNINGTON

Students in bushfire-prone areas will be safer, with the Andrews Labor Government making sure schools in fire danger areas are better prepared for bushfires. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced that 4 schools in the Hastings & Mornington areas will be among 81 school..

MORE SHADE TO PROTECT THE HASTINGS & MORNINGTON COMMUNITY FROM SKIN CANCER

More of the Hastings and Mornington community will be protected from the sun’s harmful UV rays, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government installing more sunshades in public areas and sports clubs. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced the 2 community organisations, 1 in Hastings..