$14 MILLION IN GRANTS TO SUPPORT EMERGENCY VOLUNTEERS

The Victorian Government is providing $14 million for emergency services volunteers to fund new equipment and vehicles and support their tireless efforts keeping the community safe. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced that applications are open for the latest round of Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Program (VESEP) grants. VESEP provides a platform…

HELPING RURAL COUNCILS ACROSS NORTHERN VICTORIA SERVE THEIR COMMUNITIES

The Victorian Government will support rural councils to enable virtual meetings and continue community engagement during the coronavirus pandemic. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced the rural councils set to receive funding towards its technology needs thanks to the Victorian Government’s $3.8 million 2020 Rural Councils ICT Infrastructure Support Program – designed to…

$14 MILLION IN GRANTS TO SUPPORT EMERGENCY VOLUNTEERS

The Victorian Government is providing $14 million for emergency services volunteers to fund new equipment and vehicles and support their tireless efforts keeping the community safe. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced that applications are open for the latest round of Volunteer Emergency Services Equipment Program (VESEP) grants. VESEP provides a platform…

FUNDING BOOST FOR LOCAL FISHING PROJECTS

Fishers in communities around the state will benefit from a dozen different recreational fishing projects thanks to a round of grants worth more than $1 million. Minister for Fishing and Boating Melissa Horne said the grants will fund fish habitat projects and important infrastructure work to make fishing safer and more accessible. The Gippsland Lakes…

GRANTS TO OFFER MORE SUN PROTECTION IN THE COMMUNITY

More Victorians will be protected from the sun’s damaging rays thanks to the Andrews Government funding program aimed at curbing rates of skin cancer by installing more shade in public spaces, kindergartens, Government schools and sports facilities. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp today announced that round 5 of the Shade Grants Program has now opened…