Extra Funding for Local Landcare Groups

The Andrews Labor Government is helping to preserve our precious natural environment, with grants allocated to local Landcare groups in the Mallee Catchment Management Authority area. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp, today announced a total of $160,900 in grants from the Victorian Landcare Grants program, which provides funding for our local Landcare and environmental…

MAJOR UPGRADE MAKES SWAN HILL COURT SAFER

Swan Hill residents will soon have access to safer, more secure court facilities thanks to a $145,000 upgrade funded by the Andrews Labor Government. Member for Northern Victoria Mark Gepp today announced the commencement of building works at Swan Hill Magistrates’ Court. Security measures will also be improved, with three court security officers to be…

MURRAY COD FISHING SEASON OPENS THIS FRIDAY

Thousands of keen freshwater anglers are eagerly awaiting the season opening for Murray cod this Friday the 1st of December. Victorian Fisheries Authority (VFA) CEO Travis Dowling said angling for the iconic native fish, which can grow to more than a metre, continued to gain popularity given the species’ sportfishing traits and its fine eating…

MAJOR SCHOOL UPGRADE FOR TATURA PRIMARY SCHOOL

The Andrews Labor Government will invest $2.4 million at Tatura Primary School. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp has announced that the Tatura Primary School will receive the funding as part of the Labor Government’s program to remove asbestos from old school buildings and replace them with brand new buildings. Mr Gepp said, “I can’t…