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KORUMBURRA COMMUNITY HUB GETS LIBRARY FUNDING

Library services at the new Korumburra Community Hub are getting a boost, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s Living Libraries Infrastructure Program. The Labor Government is delivering $750,000 in funding to incorporate new library services into the South Gippsland Shire Council’s Community Hub project. Funding..

GRANTS PROVIDED TO EAST GIPPSLAND CFA

The Andrews Labor Government has awarded new equipment to CFA stations across East Gippsland as part of a state-wide investment in new emergency services equipment. Minister for Emergency Services Lisa Neville has announced 294 new grants totalling more than $13.75 million as part of the..

GRANTS PROVIDED TO SOUTH GIPPSLAND CFA

The Andrews Labor Government has awarded new equipment to CFA stations across South Gippsland as part of a state-wide investment in new emergency services equipment. Minister for Emergency Services Lisa Neville has announced 294 new grants totalling more than $13.75 million as part of the..

EQUIPPING KINDERS IN EAST GIPPSLAND TO BE INCLUSIVE FOR ALL CHILDREN

The Andrews Labor Government is helping early learning services in buying new equipment and learning kits to support East Gippsland children of all abilities get the best out of their time at kinder. Member for Eastern Victoria announced Lakes Entrance Preschool, Mallacoota Kindergarten and Swan..

EQUIPPING KINDERS IN SOUTH GIPPSLAND TO BE INCLUSIVE FOR ALL CHILDREN

The Andrews Labor Government is helping early learning services in buying new equipment and learning kits to support South Gippsland children of all abilities get the best out of their time at kinder. Member for Eastern Victoria announced East Sale Kindergarten, Mirboo North Early Learning..

EQUIPPING KINDERS IN HASTINGS & MORNINGTON TO BE INCLUSIVE FOR ALL CHILDREN

The Andrews Labor Government is helping early learning services in buying new equipment and learning kits to support Hastings & Mornington children of all abilities get the best out of their time at kinder. Member for Eastern Victoria announced Crib Point Preschool, Langwarrin Park Preschool,..

BOOSTING ENERGY EFFICIENCY FOR VICTORIA’S FARMERS

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting Victorian farmers to invest in new equipment and technology to improve sustainability and reduce energy costs with the rollout of new Agriculture Energy Investment Plan grants. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett today welcomed the latest recipients to receive..

ANNOUNCING OUR STATE’S OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR

An East Gippsland Volunteer has received a 2019 Victorian Volunteer Champion Award. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett would like to congratulate Mr Chris Lawless for their incredible work in the Briagolong community. I sincerely thank you for your 25-year contribution to the veteran community..

ANNOUNCING OUR STATE’S OUTSTANDING VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR

A Somerville Volunteer has received a 2019 Victorian Volunteer Champion Award. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett would like to congratulate Mr Richard Mitchell for their incredible work around the Hastings & Mornington community. I sincerely thank you for your 42-year contribution to Life Saving..

REFURBISHED MEN’S SHEDS SET FOR EAST GIPPSLAND

More men in East Gippsland will be building new friendships, skills and community connections, thanks to a Victorian Government grant for a refurbished men’s shed. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett announced the High Country Men’s Shed in Omeo would receive $6,299 towards building a..

SOCIAL INCLUSION AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR ALL VICTORIANS

The Andrews Labor Government is celebrating Social Inclusion Week and the work being done across the state to ensure every Victorian, no matter what their circumstances, has the chance to participate in the state’s growing economy. Social Inclusion Week aims to help people feel valued..

HELPING MORE EAST GIPPSLAND SCHOOL KIDS STAY SAFE IN THE SUN

More East Gippsland students learning and playing outdoors are set to receive much-needed protection from harmful UV radiation thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett today announced Buchan Primary School would receive $636.36 and Nicholson Primary School would receive $545.45..

MORNINGTON AND HASTINGS COMMUNITY TO WIN THROUGH SPORTS GRANTS

The Andrews Labor Government is providing greater opportunities for more people to get active more often with the announcement today of a new $22 million Local Sports Infrastructure Fund. Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula today announced that applications for the fund’s..

SOUTH GIPPSLAND COMMUNITY TO WIN THROUGH SPORTS GRANTS

The Andrews Labor Government is providing greater opportunities for more people to get active more often with the announcement today of a new $22 million Local Sports Infrastructure Fund. Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula today announced that applications for the fund’s..

EAST GIPPSLAND COMMUNITY TO WIN THROUGH SPORTS GRANTS

The Andrews Labor Government is providing greater opportunities for more people to get active more often with the announcement today of a new $22 million Local Sports Infrastructure Fund. Minister for Tourism, Sport and Major Events Martin Pakula today announced that applications for the fund’s..

FOSTER-PROMONTORY ROAD UPGRADE KICKS OFF

Work is underway to upgrade a two-kilometre section of Foster-Promontory Road to give drivers safer, smoother journeys on this key regional route thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. The new section of road pavement will be constructed near the intersection of Black Swamp Road and..

HOW WELL DO YOU KNOW FIRE? GET READY BEFORE IT’S TOO LATE

A hard-hitting new advertising campaign has been launched that will reinforce the deadly risks of fire and the importance of planning and preparing for the fire season, as the state heads towards a long, hot and dry season. Member for Eastern Victoria, Jane Garrett welcomed..

UPGRADING THE LAKES ENTRANCE EASTERN TRAINING

The Andrews Labor Government is upgrading the Lakes Entrance Eastern Training Wall to make it safer for locals and visitors, delivering vital repairs for important local port facilities across the state. Minister for Ports and Freight Melissa Horne announced $780,000 for works to reinstate the..