FUNDING TO BOOST SAFETY AND EMPLOYMENT

The Andrews Labor Government has awarded funds to councils and organisations across Northern Victoria to improve community safety and provide an economic boost to local workers affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp today congratulated the projects funded from the Community Safety Infrastructure Grants Program, which include: $76,600 to Moira…

KEEPING FAMILY VIOLENCE IN SIGHT DURING CORONAVIRUS

The Victorian Government is keeping family violence victim survivors safe in their homes by investing in more early intervention programs, crisis accommodation and culturally safe supports for perpetrators. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp welcomed the announcement that several organisations in Northern Victoria will receive funding to deliver more support for perpetrators of family violence…

FUNDING TO ENCOURAGE YOUNG VICTORIANS TO CARE FOR OUR ENVIRONMENT

Schools, childcare centres and youth groups across the state will share in $409,500 for biodiversity projects and learning activities from the Victorian Government. Grants of up to $5,000 have been allocated to 113 recipients across Victoria through the 2020 Victorian Junior Landcare and Biodiversity Grants. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today congratulated the local recipients,…

NON-GOVERNMENT SCHOOLS UPGRADES FUNDED TO BOOST ECONOMY

The Victorian Government will fast-track funding for upgrades to Catholic and Independent schools across Victoria to give students and staff the best facilities sooner, and support local jobs, businesses and Victoria’s economic recovery. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced the schools across Northern Victoria that will receive funding under the Non-Government Schools…

ECHUCA REGENERATION PROJECT NOW COMPLETE

Echuca students now have bigger, better classrooms and school facilities to learn in – thanks to the Andrews Labor Governments 2019-20 Capital Works Program. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today visited Echuca Twin Rivers Specialist School to officially open its $16,720,000 Regeneration Project, which includes upgrades, modernisation and construction works to the school.…

SHEPPARTON MULTICULTURAL EVENTS GOES DIGITAL

The Victorian Government is helping multicultural organisations across Victoria celebrate culture and hold their events in a COVID-safe way for the community to enjoy. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced two local organisations who will share in funding from the Multicultural Festival and Events (MFE) Grant program, as follows: Know Your Roots…

RECOGNISING EDUCATION EXCELLENCE IN COBRAM

Two finalists in Cobram are among the 41 finalists across Victoria being acknowledged by the Andrews Government in this year’s Victorian Education Excellence Awards. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today congratulated the following finalists of the prestigious awards: Cobram Primary School, finalist in the Outstanding School Improvement Award The school has significantly improved…