HONOURING OUR MULTICULTURAL SENIOR CITIZENS

A number of seniors groups across Northern Victoria will be getting a $4,000 cheque in the mail from the Andrews Labor Government to support their work helping older migrants and ensuring they stay connected to the community. Groups include; Circolo Pensionati Italiani di Kyabram Kyabram Italian Ladies Association Inc. Kyabram Italian Social Bocce Club Inc.…

KEEPING SENIORS CONNECTED TO COMMUNITY

Seniors living in Cobram are set to get better connected thanks to a funding package from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced that Cobram Community House will receive $24,909 as part of the package to strengthen seniors’ involvement in the community and reduce social isolation and loneliness. A…

GANNAWARRA JOINS SMALL BUSINESS SUPPORT SCHEME

Small businesses in Gannawarra will benefit after it joined other councils across Victoria who have signed up to the Andrews Labor Government’s Small Business Friendly Council initiative. Under the scheme councils agree to pay small businesses within 30 days, reducing unnecessary red tape and properly supporting small businesses when they are disrupted by public works.…

VICTORIA’S CREATIVE FUTURE IN YOUR HANDS

Victorians are invited to contribute insights and ideas to a state-wide strategy designed to develop better creative industries across the state. Contributors can help grow our $31 billion creative economy, create new jobs in design, fashion, digital games, film and television, music and cultural tourism, and build more creative opportunities for all Victorians. Public consultation…

EQUIPMENT PROGRAM TO HELP EMERGENCY VOLUNTEERS

The Andrews Labor Government is giving volunteer emergency service groups an opportunity to apply for grants of up to $150,000 to help buy operational equipment and fund minor facility upgrades. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today urged all appropriate volunteer groups across Northern Victoria to apply for the 2019–20 round of Volunteer Emergency Services…

$10,000 GRANT TO BRING BIG ACTS TO NATHALIA 

Nathalia’s creative scene has received a boost thanks to a $10,980 grant to G.R.A.I.N Inc. through the Andrews Labor Government’s Small Regional Presenters program. Labor Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced G.R.A.I.N Inc. is one of 13 community groups across the state that have received support to bring exciting performances to their town.…

$10,000 GRANT TO BRING BIG ACTS TO ROBINVALE 

Robinvale’s creative scene has received a boost thanks to a $10,000 grant to the Mallee Almond Blossom Festival through the Andrews Labor Government’s Small Regional Presenters program. Labor Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced the Mallee Almond Blossom Festival is one of 13 community groups across the state that have received support to…