WORK STARTS ON CURRAWA PRIMARY SCHOOL UPGRADES

Students at Currawa Primary School are a step closer to getting the facilities they need for a great start in life, with an architect appointed to design the school’s exciting upgrade. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced that AAAX Architecture has been appointed to design the school’s $1.45 million upgrade. The project…

VOLUNTEERING INNOVATION FUND ROUND 2 NOW OPEN

Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP is encouraging volunteer groups across Northern Victoria to apply for round two of the Volunteering Innovation Fund – with grants of up to $50,000 available for projects that create change and inspire more people to volunteer in parks and forests. The $2 million investment is part of the…

IMPROVING CONNECTIONS FOR NORTHERN VICTORIANS

The Andrews Labor Government is helping local business and communities receive better mobile coverage, thanks to the rollout of more than 200 mobile base stations around the state. The 200th station was recently activated in Knowsley, east of Bendigo, improving reception in and around the community for residents, businesses and tourists. Member for Northern Victoria,…

NEW WORKER ACCOMMODATION TAKING SHAPE IN MALLEE

Workers in the Mallee region will have access to more accommodation options, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Regional Development Mary-Anne Thomas was today joined by representatives from the Swan Hill Rural City Council in Robinvale to mark the start of works at the Swan Hill Worker Housing project, part of…

ADDING VALUE TO VICTORIAN FOOD AND FIBRE

The Andrews Labor Government is working to bolster the state’s agri-food supply chains to create new job opportunities in food manufacturing, grow exports and build the resilience of the sector. Minister for Agriculture Mary-Anne Thomas opened the $15 million Food to Market program in Mildura today. The program will support industry to invest in Victoria’s agri-food supply…

MILDURA RIVERFRONT DEVELOPMENT POWERS AHEAD

Mildura locals and visitors to the celebrated city on the Murray will have a more vibrant and accessible CBD and riverfront to enjoy, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Regional Development Mary-Anne Thomas was today joined by representatives from the Mildura Rural City Council to tour much-anticipated riverside works underway at the…

UNLOCKING OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE ALMOND INDUSTRY

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting Victorian farmers to use new technologies to improve productivity while reducing their environmental footprint. Minister for Agriculture Mary-Anne Thomas was in Sunraysia today to officially open Agriculture Victoria’s Mildura SmartFarm, which will play a key role in helping Victorian temperate nut producers adapt to climate change and market demands.…

BACKING A STRONG MILDURA AIRPORT – AND A STRONG MALLEE

Mildura and Mallee residents and visitors can have confidence that domestic flights will continue to service the region, thanks to support from the Andrews Labor Government. The Labor Government will invest $850,000 to support Mildura Airport’s recovery after a devastating 2020. Minister for Regional Development Mary-Anne Thomas today met with representatives from Mildura Airport to…