CELEBRATING 2018 MELBOURNE CUP IN ECHUCA

The Andrews Labor Government is helping racegoers in Echuca take part in the 2018 Melbourne Cup day as part of a joint funding package worth more than $114,000. The Labor Government is providing $30,000 from its Victorian Racing Industry Fund Raceday Attraction Program towards the 2018 Melbourne Cup Day at Echuca on Tuesday 6 November.…

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MORE HOMELESSNESS SUPPORT FOR SWAN HILL

Haven Home Safe is set to receive more than $800,000 in funding to help those experiencing homelessness in Swan Hill. Announcing the funding today, Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP said the homelessness service provider would establish an assertive outreach team to offer personalised assistance and help some of the Swan Hill’s most vulnerable…

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MORE FUNDING AND BETTER TOOLS FOR INJURED WILDLIFE

The Andrews Labor Government is ensuring injured wildlife get the help they need, with a new online help tool and almost $170,000 in funding for rehabilitators. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced shelter operators and foster carers in Northern Victoria have been awarded funding, thanks to the Labor Government’s Wildlife Rehabilitator Grants.…

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SPRING CARNIVAL FEVER HEADS TO COBRAM

Monday, 15 October 2018 The Andrews Labor Government is helping racegoers heading to Cobram enjoy their biggest race day of the year, thanks to more than $18,000 in joint funding. The Labor Government is providing more than $7000 from its Victorian Racing Industry Fund Raceday Attraction Program towards the 2018 Melbourne Cup Carnival Family Day…

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BUILDING A STRONGER REGIONAL COMMUNITY IN SWAN HILL

Friday, 12 October 2018 The Victorian Government has awarded a $50,000 grant to Swan Hill Rural City Council’s ‘Live Better’ project to encourage population growth, business growth and increase community satisfaction in the Swan Hill region. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP announced the funding from the Stronger Regional Communities Plan, which supports community-led…

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GANNAWARRA SHIRE COUNCIL WINS PREMIER’S SUSTAINABILITY AWARD

Thursday, 12 October 2018 GANNAWARRA SHIRE COUNCIL WINS PREMIER’S SUSTAINABILITY AWARD Gannawarra Shire Council won the Premier’s Regional Recognition Award at the Premier’s Sustainability Awards 2018 for their Gannawarra Large Scale Solar program. The Gannawarra Shire has taken a strategic approach to identifying the future directions for the local economy around the platforms of nature…

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KICKING GOALS FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS IN COBRAM

Thursday, 11 October 2018 Apex Reserve and Cobram Roar Football Club will finally get the female-friendly sport facilities they deserve thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp MP today announced that the Labor Government is kicking in $472,830 from the Female Friendly Facilities Fund towards the…

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KICKING GOALS FOR WOMEN AND GIRLS IN KIALLA

Thursday, 11 October 2018 Kialla Park Recreation Reserve will finally get the female-friendly sport facilities they deserve thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp MP today announced that the Labor Government is kicking in $293,733 from the Female Friendly Facilities Fund towards the renovation, extension and…

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