CHILDREN’S FACILITIES CAPITAL PROGRAM GRANTS NOW OPEN

Mark Gepp, Labor Member for Northern Victoria welcomed news that the Andrews Labor Government is providing grants for state-of-the-art kindergarten facilities across Victoria ahead of the three-year-old kindergarten roll-out next year. Applications are now open to local councils and other kindergarten services for grants to build, expand and improve early learning facilities. Major grants of…

SUPPORTING WASTE TO GROWTH IN NORTHERN VICTORIA

The Andrews Labor Government is assisting a group of Councils as they seek to turn waste into compost and improve the sustainability of their communities. Minister for Local Government Adem Somyurek today announced that Swan Hill Rural City Council will receive $36,000 in funding to deliver ‘From Waste to Growth’ with Buloke Shire Council and…

BOOST FOR SWAN HILL BUSINESS COMMUNITY

The Andrews Labor Government is boosting Swan Hill businesses by committing $15,000 funding towards Swan Hill Rural City Council’s local business events program. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp confirmed the funding as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s programme to make Victoria the best state in which to build a small business. The money…

BOOST FOR MILDURA BUSINESS COMMUNITY

The Andrews Labor Government is boosting Mildura businesses by committing $15,000 funding towards Mildura Rural City Council’s local business events program. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp confirmed the funding as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s programme to make Victoria the best state in which to build a small business. The money will support…

FARMERS URGED TO TAKE CARE ON QUAD BIKES

The Andrews Labor Government is taking action to protect and educate farmers and workers in Northern Victoria with a renewed call for vigilance on and around all-terrain vehicles or quad bikes. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp said the campaign is part of an ongoing push to reduce the number of deaths and injuries on…

BUDGET 2019/20, DELIVERING FOR SHEPPARTON

Labor Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp, today welcomed a range of initiatives in Labor’s 2019/20 budget, affirming its commitment to the people of Shepparton. We’re putting $1.86 million into Nathalia Secondary College, to build a new modular building so the kids at Nathalia get the education they deserve. We’re establishing a new High Performance…

BUDGET 2019/20, DELIVERING FOR ECHUCA

Labor Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp, today welcomed a range of initiatives in Labor’s 2019/20 budget, affirming its commitment to the people of Echuca. These programs are in addition to the Echuca Regeneration Plan, which will see $16.72 million invested in the final two stages of upgrades to the Twin Rivers Primary School, and…

BETTER BOATING, BETTER FISHING FOR NORTHERN VICTORIA

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering on its commitments to better boating facilities and massive boosts to recreational fishing for thousands of Victorians thanks to an $82.2 million investment. As part of the Victorian Budget 2019/20, the Government is investing $35 million into Target One Million Phase Two, to get more people in Northern Victoria…

$1.86 MILLION NEW FACILITIES FOR NATHALIA SECONDARY

Labor Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp, today welcomed a $1.86 Million investment in Nathalia Secondary College made as part of this week’s state budget. The funding will replace old portable classrooms with a new architecturally designed permanent modular building, ensuring Nathalia students can access the education they need in modern facilities. This announcement comes…