FONTERRA EXPANSION A WIN FOR STANHOPE

The world’s largest exporter of dairy products, Fonterra, has shown its confidence in doing business in Stanhope with a multi-million-dollar investment in manufacturing plant upgrades. Mark Gepp said the investment included over $125 million to double the size of Fonterra’s flagship Stanhope cheese plant in Northern Victoria Today’s investment will create an additional 500 million…

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NORTHERN VICTORIA HEALTH SERVICES FUNDING SLASHED UNDER TURNBULL’S HEALTH CUTS

Northern Victoria patients stand to lose millions in next year’s funding because the Federal Liberal National Government is refusing to pay more than $100 million it owes to Victorians. -Shepparton electorate patients stand to lose $1,947,000, -Mildura electorate services stand to lose $1,184,000 -Murray Plains electorate patients services stand to lose $1,268,000 – Cobram District…

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NEW SECURITY OFFICERS FOR NORTHERN VICTORIA COURTS

Shepparton, Echuca and Robinvale residents will soon have access to safer and more secure court facilities as part of a state-wide rollout of Court Security Officers at Victorian courts under the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp, today announced that: Shepparton Court will have four Court Security Officers from the 18th December…

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Waste education grants help reduce litter in Victoria

The Victorian Government has committed $1 million for Sustainability Victoria to deliver the Victorian Litter Plan, which includes litter grants and programs for local councils and the community to reduce litter in the State. The Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp, has welcomed the grants saying the Victorian Government is taking action to tackle litter…

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ECHUCA IS OFF AND RACING IN 2018

Racing enthusiasts in the Echuca-Moama region will see in the New Year with a family-friendly celebration, thanks to a joint funding package of almost $20,000 supported by the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced the Labor Government is contributing almost $10,000 from the Victorian Racing Industry Fund to support the…

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FUNDING BOOST FOR SWAN HILL TROTS

Swan Hill Trotting Club is gearing up to host its 2018 Family Fun night race meeting on 11 January, thanks to a joint funding package of more than $16,000 supported by the Andrews Labor Government. The Family Fun race night features the flagship Blue Pearl Classic showcasing outstanding female harness race drivers. The race will…

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