FIXING COUNTRY ROADS AS MAINTENANCE BLITZ RAMPS UP

Councils across Northern Victoria can now apply for a share in more than $70 million for safer and more reliable roads thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Second round grants of up to $1.5 million are now available to eligible councils to carry out important road rehabilitation and resealing works, road safety improvements, bridge strengthening…

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DON’T BE SIDELINED – GET ACTIVE THIS APRIL

The Andrews Labor Government has opened registrations for the 11th annual Premier’s Active April campaign. Labor Member for Norethern Victoria Mark Gepp today encouraged Northern Victorian residents of all ages, abilities and fitness levels to do 30 minutes of physical activity a day during April. The event has gone from strength to strength since the…

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GRANTS TO HELP NORTHERN VICTORIAN MUSIC VENUES

Applications are now open for Good Music Neighbours, an Andrews Labor Government program to help Victoria’s live music venues be better neighbours by managing the sound that goes to their local neighbourhoods. Labor Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today encouraged all local venues to apply for the program, which provides music venues with matched…

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SUPPORTING THE 2019 ECHUCA PACING CUP

Racing enthusiasts and families will be able to enjoy the action at the Echuca Pacing Cup once again this February, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced the Labor Government has provided more than $5,000 from the Victorian Racing Industry Fund Raceday Attraction Program to support…

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HELPING CHILDREN GET THE MOST OUT OF KINDERGARTEN

Children in Northern Victoria will be among almost 20,000 heading to kindergarten this year who will benefit from the Andrews Labor Government’s Australian-first school readiness funding. Kindergartens will receive a funding boost to engage with professional support such as speech pathologists, occupational therapists and language and literacy experts, who can help children and build the…

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FREE TAFE KICKS OFF IN NORTHERN VICTORIA

Students and job seekers from Northern Victoria can now take up Free TAFE training under the Andrews Labor Government’s $172 million program to make 30 priority TAFE courses and 20 pre-apprenticeship courses tuition fee free from this year. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp said almost 3000 Free TAFE students have started their training in…

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SPORTING CLUB GRANTS PROGRAM APPLICATIONS CLOSE SOON

The Andrews Labor Governments highly successful Sporting Club Grants Program is now open for applications until 3 February 2019. The program is aimed at local clubs and sports organisations, and invites applications for grants to boost equipment, skills and administrative expertise. The grants provide clubs up to $1000 for new uniforms and equipment, up to…

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COMMUNITY CLIMATE CHANGE ADAPTATION GRANTS OPEN

The Andrews Labor Government is investing a further $1 million to help regional communities prepare for the real impacts of climate change. The new Community Climate Change Adaptation (3CA) Grants program will fund local projects that build the adaptive capacity and resilience of regional communities in the face of a changing climate. Member for Northern…

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