JOBS SURGE IN REGIONAL VICTORIA

Employment growth in regional Victoria was more than double the national rate during the past year, with nearly 27,000 new jobs created in regional Victoria. The latest data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) also shows unemployment in regional Victoria has fallen by 0.4 percentage points to 5.1 per cent – the second lowest…

BUILDER ON BOARD FOR RUSHWORTH HEALTH REVAMP

The Andrews Labor Government has appointed the Commercial Industrial Construction Group (CICG) to build the $10 million redevelopment of Goulburn Valley Health’s Waranga Campus in Rushworth. Member for Northern Victorian Mark Gepp MP today announced construction would start later this month on the redevelopment that will co-locate all of Rushworth’s health and aged care services…

WINNERS ANNOUNCED FOR 2017 LEARN LOCAL AWARDS

Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp, has congratulated Echuca Neighbourhood House who won the ACFE Loddon Mallee Regional Council Learn Local Legends category at this year’s Victorian Learn Local Awards. The awards recognise the contribution of the more than 300 Learn Local organisations and the staff who work tirelessly to help others. Echuca Neighbourhood House…

HELPING NORTHERN VICTORIA KIDS BECOME MATHS MASTERS

The Andrews Labor Government is helping pre-schoolers and their families in Northern Victoria improve their maths skills through a new early years’ program. Labor MP for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp, today announced that early childhood educators at Alexandra Street Kindergarten,Frank R Pullar Children’s Centre, Berimba Childcare Centre and Swan Hill South Kindergarten will participate in…