COMMUNITY THE BIG WINNER IN $241M SPORTS FUNDING BOOST

The Andrews Labor Government is giving Northern Victoria clubs, sporting organisations and councils an unprecedented boost to fund modern, inclusive and safe grassroots sports facilities, grounds and multi-sport indoor stadiums. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced applications to a range of community grant programs are now open, thanks to a record investment…

PICK YOUR PROJECT IN NORTHERN VICTORIA

Locals in Northern Victoria will be given the chance to nominate and decide on their own funding under a new community building fund, announced today by the Andrews Labor Government. The new grassroots democracy program, Pick My Project, will be backed by $30 million from the Victorian Budget 2018/19 and will be spread across the…

NORTHERN VICTORIA COMMEMORATES ANZAC DAY 2018

Mark Gepp MP, today encouraged the Northern Victoria community to pause on ANZAC Day and give thought to all those affected by war and conflict. Details about local commemorations and how to get there via public transport are available on the ANZAC Day 2018 online portal. Mr. Gepp also encouraged local organisations, schools or community…

GIVING OUR KIDS THE BEST START IN LIFE

Kids across Victoria and here in Northern Victoria will have everything they need to get the best start in life, with more kinder places, new and upgraded kinders and new language programs, thanks to a funding boost from the Andrews Labor Government. Premier Daniel Andrews has announced an additional $17.9 million to give at least…

INCLUSIVE KINDERS WELCOME KIDS OF ALL ABILITIES

Even more Victorian kinders will get new equipment to be more inclusive for children with extra needs, thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Early Childhood Education Jenny Mikakos has launched the second round of the equipment stream of the Inclusive Kindergartens Facilities Program, with kinders in Northern Victoria eligible for a part of…

$564,000 FOR INCREASED TRAINING PROVISION IN SHEPPARTON

Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced a $564,000 funding boost for GOTAFE’s Shepparton campus, to increase its training provision for important industry sectors such as allied health, disability support, food processing and air conditioning. This funding is part of the Labor Government’s Regional and Specialist Training Fund which targets specific areas where…