Developing A Plan For Swan Hill Arts And Culture Precinct

The Andrews Labor Government has awarded a $300,000 grant to Swan Hill Rural City Council to design concept plans for the proposed Swan Hill Regional Arts, Indigenous and Cultural Precinct. Minister for Regional Development Jaala Pulford announced funding for the plans in the Victorian Parliament today, which encapsulate other plans underway for the Swan Hill…

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WORKS SET TO BOOST SAFETY ON SWAN HILL LINE 

The Andrews Labor Government is getting on with improving safety for Swan Hill line passengers – removing a level crossing in Tresco and undertaking important maintenance works. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp said V/Line crews will remove the level crossing at Goggin Road in Tresco this weekend and complete other improvement works along the…

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IMPROVING AGED CARE SERVICES ACROSS NORTHERN VICTORIA

Dozens of residential aged care facilities across metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria will share in more than $10 million from the Andrews Labor Government to make vital upgrades. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp today announced Glanville Village, Kyabram Nursing Home, Rochester Nursing Home Annexe, Cohuna District Nursing Home and Karinya in Numurkah are some…

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MORE HELP FOR ROUGH SLEEPERS IN SWAN HILL

Rough sleepers across Victoria will have greater access to support services with tenders now open to establish assertive outreach teams in areas of high need across the State. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced Swan Hill is one of eight regions targeted to share in the $19 million program, funded under the Andrews…

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GOTAFE SHEPPARTON UP FOR AWARDS

Apprentices, trainees, teachers and training providers will take centre stage at this year’s Victorian Training Awards. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today congratulated GOTAFE Shepparton for the nomination of two of its students for the awards of ‘Victorian Apprentice of the Year’ and ‘Victorian School-based Apprentice/Trainee of the Year’ The awards, now in its…

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SCS PLASTICS SHEPPARTON AWARDED ENERGY ASSESSMENT GRANT

SCS Plastics in Shepparton has recently been awarded a $24,250 grant to help reduce its energy usage under the $6.1 million Victorian Government’s Boosting Business Productivity Program. The program, delivered by Sustainability Victoria, supports businesses with three different efficiency grants, a sustainable finance service, training events, and information resources. Since the program was launched by…

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FLEXIBLE SUPPORT FOR VICTIMS OF FAMILY VIOLENCE

The Andrews Labor Government is doing more for thousands of family violence victim-survivors by providing practical supports to help them leave violent relationships. Minister for Families and Children Jenny Mikakos announced an additional $40 million over two years for more Flexible Support Packages to assist with expenses faced by those escaping family violence. More than…

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WORKFORCE INITIATIVES TO IMPROVE ABORIGINAL MENTAL HEALTH

Aboriginal Victorians in Swan Hill will have access to more culturally appropriate mental health services, with an $8.4 million investment to boost the number of Aboriginal health workers in the system and provide more for Aboriginal Victorians. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today said the funding would support two new workforce initiatives designed to…

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