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Join me tonight 12th of May at Readings

Tom Dusevic in conversation with Jane Garrett Please join me at 6:30 tonight at Readings 309 Lygon St Carlton for a conversation with Tom Dusevic about his memoir Whole Wide World. Free, but please book at Readings: http://www.readings.com.au/carlton

Pascoe Vale South Primary School

Very proud to be part of the Andrews Labor Government with its huge investment in schools! We believe all children deserve quality education in a supportive environment. That is why Pascoe Vale South Primary School in my electorate is receiving $3.5 million in this year’s..

Grants To Support Culturally Diverse LGBTI Victorians

Great news – the Andrews Labor Government has committed a $500,000 for LGBTI Multicultural Grants to support culturally diverse LGBTI Victorians! I encourage community groups and organisations in Brunswick to apply for a grant under this new program. For more information: www.multicultural.vic.gov.au

Return of the Hope Street Bus service

  We are very excited to announce the return of the Hope St Bus service. We are very happy to see it up and running after years of community campaigning. The bus will run from West Brunswick to Barkly Square Shopping Centre six days a..

YoWo Music’s end of term performance

  Great to be introducing amazing young talent at YoWo Music‘s end of term performance! Great work to the mentors, organisers and most of all the young women!

Moreland Council commits $270,000 for neglected Brunswick sports grounds

THREE neglected sporting ovals will get a spruce up after Moreland Council pledged $270,000 to the project in its 2015-16 budget.     Balfe Park (Brunswick East), Gillon Oval ­(Brunswick) and Dunstan Reserve (Brunswick West) were each allocated $90,000 for much-needed upgrades and facility refurbishments…

Labor budget delivers $10 Million to Brunswick Secondary College

The Andrews Labor Government has followed through on its promise for $10 million to Brunswick Secondary College with yesterday’s budget including the money to upgrade the school. Honourable Jane Garrett MP said, “Brunswick Secondary College is going from strength to strength and this funding will further..

Bans and lighting to boost Sydney Rd safety

$1.6 million to be spent on the stretch of road between Barkly and Albion streets in Brunswick to upgrade lighting, signs and ban right turns at a number of intersections.

Launch of travelling con men campaign 2015

Hon Jane Garrett MP launches 'Travelling con men campaign', an awareness campaign by Consumer Affairs Victoria in conjunction with Crime Stoppers Victoria to prevent Victorians from being conned out of their money by scammers pretending to be qualified tradesmen.

Sports Clubs Win

Jane Garrett celebrates her re-election with members of the Brunswick City Soccer Club, Brunswick Zebra Football Club, Moreland City Football Club and West Coburg Sports Club.

Brunswick Bowls Club raises $2700 for Foodbank

Parliamentary intern for Jane Garrett, Millicent Allan, wrote a report entitled: Keeping the Ball Rolling, Helping Community Sports Clubs Stay Viable in Today’s World. This report demonstrates how Brunswick Bowls Club is a shining example of a sports club becoming a vital social hub in the..

Cleaner streets for Moreland

Thank you to all the residents who participated in the 'Cleaner Streets for Moreland' survey earlier this year. Results show that residents are predominantly proud of their community, but their reasonable expectations about local amenity are not being met.