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…

Matching Skills With Local Needs In Mildura

Mildura residents will have greater access to high quality training through Skills First TAFE Community Service funding this year thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney today joined staff and students at SuniTAFE in Mildura to announce $2.04 million in Community Service funding and to open the new Skills and Jobs…

$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…

AUSTRALIA’S FIRST TREATY LAWS

The Andrews Labor Government has made history – introducing Australia’s first treaty laws into the Victorian Parliament. Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Natalie Hutchins joined members of the Aboriginal Treaty Working Group, who are also Victorian Traditional Owners, and the Victorian Treaty Advancement Commissioner on the floor of Parliament to speak to the Advancing the Treaty…