BOOST FOR LANDCARE GRANTS IN NORTHERN VICTORIA

The Andrews Labor Government is helping environmental groups in Northern Victoria protect and restore Victoria’s land and environment. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced that environmental volunteer groups can now access grants up to $20,000 as part of the 2018/19 Victorian Landcare Grants. Start-up grants of $500 are also available for new…

SUPPORTING YOUNG PEOPLE WITH FREEZA GRANTS

The Andrews Labor Government is unlocking the latest round of FReeZA grants to give young people in Northern Victoria the chance to design and host their own youth-oriented events. Some $7.2 million will go towards continuing the successful FReeZA program, which has seen thousands of activities – like live band gigs, art exhibitions and BMX…

FUNDING BOOST FOR HATTAH DESERT RACE

Hattah is set to host the Hattah Desert Race thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP, today announced that Hattah will once again host the Desert Race in July this year. The race will be held in the red sands of the Hattah desert and…

SAVING LIVES – MORE DEFIBS FOR SPORTS CLUBS IN NORTHERN VICTORIA-GRANTS OPEN

The Andrews Labor Government is giving more grassroots clubs in Northern Victoria another chance to own life-saving defibrillators and receive emergency training. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced sport and recreation clubs across Northern Victoria have one final opportunity to apply to the Defibrillators for Sporting Clubs and Facilities Program. Since 2014,…

FUNDING SUPPORT FOR WINTER BLUES FESTIVAL

Echuca is set to host the Winter Blues Festival thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced that Echuca will once again host the Winter Blues Festival in July. The Winter Blues Festival will be held at a multitude of venues across Echuca and Moama and…

GETTING BEHIND NEIGHBOURHOOD HOUSES NORTHERN VICTORIA

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering record new funding to neighbourhood houses across Victoria to support their staff, their volunteers and the local communities they serve. As part of the Victorian Budget 2018/2019, the Labor Government will invest $21.8 million across the neighbourhood house network so that more families can access the activities and services…

BOOST FOR FAMILY VIOLENCE PERPETRATOR PROGRAMS

The Andrews Labor Government is taking action to reduce family violence, with a leading Aboriginal service provider receiving a major grant to deliver a specialist service across the state. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced that the Dardi Munwurro organisation will receive a grant worth almost $400,000 to deliver a package of interventions…